Just a quick one tonight as we are a little weary after a couple of days away! A few months ago I was lucky enough to win a family ticket to Bowood House near Chippenham. As it is a two and half hour drive away we decided to combine the day out with a trip to my husband's grandparents (or as the children call them, G.G's) and a rather good value Sunday night Travelodge room for just £32.
On Sunday, we had good weather, a lovely lunch with the G.G's, ice creams in the park and gymnastics in the garden (mummy included - turns out I can still do a cartwheel, although a little more painful than I remember!). After a not too traumatic night in the Travelodge (no screaming or tantrums, just a bit of a late night and a few "please just stay in your beds") we enjoyed a nice breakfast at Morrisons Cafe (fry up for not much more than £3) and a nice day out at Bowood House. More details to follow in a review to come soon.
Now as I still have two girls watching Peppa Pig in the lounge (they slept in the car on the way home) I'm off to persuade them into bed... blog comments powered by Disqus