About a year and a half ago we did a family trip to the aquarium in Birmingham (where we used to live) and it was a complete nightmare. I swore we would never set foot in an aquarium ever again. Well, that didn’t exactly pan out because guess where we ended up last weekend… The justification for going to the S.E.A. Aquarium was mainly based around it being an indoors activity therefore keeping my fair headed mini people out of the sun and the assumption that it would be comfortably air conditioned. Those fairly compelling arguments to go clouded my…

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    It’s been 100 hours since we landed in Singapore after a flight that felt like it lasted 100 hours. It was actually only 17 hours, but that’s quite long enough for a solo parent with two little one’s on their first flight ever. So to keep things short and sweet here’s what I’ve learned so far….   Manchester Terminal 2 is THE place to fly from with kids. I’m talking a soft play area (airside) with a Café Nero conveniently right next to it. Don’t get me wrong it’s not all great by any stretch of the imagination- the…

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