Cadair Bronwen

For the second weekend in a row, Saturday night we found ourselves child free. I know…Whaaaat?!  This rarely happens once let alone twice in a row!  The first weekend this glorious occasion happened, we let Alexa join us in the kitchen, reminisced over some good old tunes, sang rather badly and drank a little too […]

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The Old Man of Coniston

There’s this thing with Alfie where he will run around with a football and his mates all day errday {well, pre-fortnite days.  I never knew I could hate something {ps4} and a game {fortnite} so much, but I do!!}..but the second we mention a walk, Oh! all of a sudden he’s really tired and omg, […]

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Brenig Way {Melin-y-wig}

Have you heard of the Brenig Way?  Up until last weekend, I hadn’t.  And it seems like a lot of people don’t know about it because when Paul biked it last week, he saw one other person while he biked the whole 32 mile route! So, when he suggested we walk some of it with […]

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{Walking Wales} PISTYLL RHAEADR WATERFALLS

During our walk up to Dinas Bran Castle in November, Chelsea and I decided that this should become a monthly thing.  One month, I decide where we go and Chelsea the following month and so on.  Saying that, I can’t quite remember who chose this walk but hey! it happened and that’s what matters, right?!  […]

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{around here} Nyrs Gron

The Aim : That cluster of trees at the top, known locally as Nyrs Gron.  Or if you’re my brother, Gethin, and still 12 years old in your head, “the Dinosaurs”. The Plan : To reach the top, with all kids {all 6 of them plus Gethin…} still in one piece and have a picnic of […]

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{around here} Cregennan Lakes

We can’t be the only parents who sometimes find it hard to come up with stuff to do when the kids are off during half term, can we?!  We always ask the bois for ideas and all they can come up with is swimming.  Swimming is always fun with them but sometimes we are a […]

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