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Days Out: Corfe Castle, Dorset {National Trust}.

Although technically day three of our holiday to Dorset, Monday was our first day where it was just the three of us. Seeing as we’d just visited Corfe village the previous day, we thought we’d go back the next day, but visit the castle this time. It looked so pretty as the backdrop for the

Days Out: Boxhill, Surrey {National Trust}

Last weekend, we took ourselves further a field, leaving Sussex completely, to explore Boxhill in Surrey. For Sharon, this is familiar ground as she grew up in Redhill, and went to school down the road in Dorking, but for me and T it was brand new. For most, Boxhill is another National Trust location, but for

Days Out: Petworth House, West Sussex {National Trust}

Last year, we managed to squeeze in one last National Trust visit for the year and decided to visit Petworth for the first time. A little bit further than our usual locations, although still only 30-45 minutes away from Brighton, we arrived on a rather rainy day. But seeing as we’re no fair-weather parents, we

Our Top 5 National Trust Locations (South East)

We’ve been National Trust members for quite sometime now, making the most out of it when T started walking. What we love about the locations within the National Trust is that you’re always spoilt for choice when it comes to what to do. The majority of the locations often come with historic buildings, but if

Days Out: Standen Park {National Trust}

It’s been a long time since we’ve been able to visit a National Trust location thanks to a poorly toddler and broken foot. It broke our hearts (and wallet) thinking our memberships were simply going to waste. So last weekend we decided to take ourselves off out a bit further than usual and visit Standen

Days Out – Bateman’s (Rudyard Kipling’s Estate), East Sussex {National Trust}

Last Sunday, as part of our Mothers’ weekend, we decided to take ourselves off to another National Trust location. The weather was finally in our favour after weeks of rain, and we all felt pretty energetic after a sickness bug. After a short drive (nicely timed around T’s nap time), we arrived at Bateman’s. Bateman’s