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ParkLives Birmingham

Free activities at parks across Birmingham from this Easter

If you’ve run out of options (and spent your budget!) for keeping your kids entertained this Easter, free fun may be closer than you think. Parks across Birmingham are playing host to thousands of fun, free activity sessions as…

Hatton Country world outdoor play

Hatton Country World – A review of our family day out

Every summer my sister and her family visit us from Dubai, so we take advantage of the time we have together and I always try and take them to a local family attraction (in addition to our obligatory trip to…

Birmingham Symphony Hall 25th anniversary

Head to Symphony Hall Birmingham for a fun-packed family day

Short of things to do with your kids in Birmingham on this wet weekend? Then head to Symphony Hall Birmingham as it celebrates its 25th anniversary tomorrow with a free interactive fun-packed day for the whole family. Photo by Mike…

The Davis Cup 2016 what to wear

The Davis Cup 2016: What to wear to the tennis

The Davis Cup 2016 will return to Birmingham on 4th March, giving us a fine chance to dress up for what is considered one of the most historic sporting events of all time. From patriotic displays of national pride…

Toby Carvery Sheldon

Review: Toby Carvery Sheldon

Last week we met up with some friends and ventured to Toby Carvery Sheldon for Sunday lunch. I haven’t been to a Toby Carvery for quite some time, but I always find there’s something extremely appealing about the prospect…

Things to do in Birmingham

10 things to do in Birmingham with kids

If you’re in need ideas for keeping your little ones entertained this October half-term, perhaps you should consider a trip to the second city (if you live here, then lucky you!) There’s something for kids of all ages in…

Nosh & Quaff Birmingham review

Review: Nosh & Quaff Birmingham

Since having Taylor we don’t tend to go out for slap up meals as often as we used to, preferring to stay local in case we end up with a screaming eight-month old – “everybody’s giving us disapproving looks”…

Review: The Club & Spa Birmingham

To celebrate turning the big 30 this year, two of my close friends from school and I decided to treat each other to a spa day rather than buying presents. With my due date looming ever closer, Sal and…