Summer holidays

Discover tricks, tips and inspiration for summer family vacations on BritMums, the site of the UK’s original Parent Influencer network

20 great ideas for last-minute summer holidays

Mark Frary of 101 Family Holidays shares his pick of late-summer family getaways, from kayaking and adventure trips to luxury hotel stays in the former palaces. Read on and book now to make your summer last longer. The summer holidays are in full swing but it’s not too late to book a last-minute trip before…

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Holiday Makers: Mums share more summer fun ideas #ad

  Summer can be full of all kinds of fun things – family games, picnics outdoors – and not-so-great things – the kids vegging in front of screens, unlearning everything they know from school. Then it can be full of all kinds of surprising things that keep kids excited, engaged and learning – spaghetti bridges,…

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Mums’ review: Holiday Super Camps for kids #ad

On the drive to the first day at her local Super Camps location, Ting from My Travel Monkey noticed that her son was unusually quiet. Like a lot of children, he was probably very nervous about the new kids, the new activities, the new experience of Super Camps. “I reassured and reminded him how much…

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Top ideas for kids’ summer activities & engineering fun #TheHolidayMakers

With summer holidays, parents thoughts turn not only to how to keep the children busy but also how we can keep their brains ticking over. Finding activities that keep kids busy and their minds active over the summer isn’t always easy, so at our #TheHolidayMakers Twitter chat, sponsored by The Holiday Makers site, we discussed activities that…

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A family summer holiday alphabet (part 1)

The house is currently filled with the sounds of Matilda the Musical as YDS has just started doing some choir lessons at lower school to learn all the songs. If you haven’t seen it, you must, it is surely one of the musical highlights of the last decade. One of the best tunes is The…

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Keeping the kids entertained with Super Camps #ad

The summer holidays are almost upon us and many parents worry about how they are going to keep the kids occupied for 6 weeks. BritMums held a Twitter Chat discussing how we entertain the kids during the summer holidays. The chat was sponsored by Super Camps, who offer Ofsted registered holiday camps for children aged from…

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