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Our Family-Friendly Stay at Trevornick, Newquay, Cornwall

Cornwall. It’s easily our favourite British holiday destination. In fact, I think we’ve been there virtually every year since we got married! Normally we head south to the St Ives area, but when Trevornick, Newquay, Cornwall asked us to sample their 5 star holiday park for a few days, we thought it was time we tried a new area of Cornwall. With a beautiful site, near loads of family-friendly attractions, and the most gorgeous sandy beach, Trevornick, Newquay really has got  ...

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Happy Memories of Cornwall with The John Dyer Gallery

Do you gravitate back to the same place for your annual summer holidays? We’ve been back to St Ives virtually every summer for the past six years, or possibly even longer. It has everything we want from a holiday, even some sunshine (apart from one very rainy year). As you can imagine, we have lots of very happy memories of Cornwall. When we’re down in St Ives, we often browse the little galleries and dream about owning a piece of Cornish art. Well, thanks to The John Dyer  ...

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Ava, Days Out, My Favourite Family, Thea

Visiting The Eden Project in Cornwall with Kids

We go to Cornwall most years, and have for as long as I can remember. It’s the perfect place for a summer holiday, with fantastic beaches and plenty of things to do with kids. The Eden Project is one of our favourite places to visit in Cornwall. Ryan and I have been a few times, before kids, and when Ava was a toddler. She had a great time running around, but was way too young to understand the eco messages. Now Ava and Thea are older, it’s the right time to take them. The guys  ...

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My Favourite Family

Ava and Thea’s August: Wild Animals, a Lost Tooth, and a Holiday in Cornwall

Our August has whizzed by, and now we are getting ready to get back to our routine, as Ava goes back to school and Thea starts school. Part of me is incredibly sad, as this is a real watershed moment. But there other part of me is looking forward to getting some work done! I had a long list of things I wanted to achieve over the holidays, and I don’t think I’ve managed any of them! The girls have had a great time on their summer break and we’ve enjoyed some great days out,  ...

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