A very happy birthday for our December adventurers!

Here we go AGAIN.  They woke me up at 6.30am. I mean 6.30am. What are they up to now?   My birthday isn’t until tomorrow.    Too early for me to eat breakfast. So, a packed take away it is!  Nana opened the front door. Mom dragged out a suitcase and a couple of bags from the lounge. Nana received a … Read more A very happy birthday for our December adventurers!

Of Sky-Bound Lanterns and Magical Family Moments – November adventures

          We are the Swensons and call ourselves “Let’s Adventure Some More” because we have continued to adventure even after starting a family. We have three hooligans that are 7, 6, and 4. This year we decided to ditch our suburban life in the San Francisco Bay Area for a trip around the world. … Read more Of Sky-Bound Lanterns and Magical Family Moments – November adventures

Harry Potter Studios – October Adventures

We love Harry Potter in this house, so the opportunity for us all to go together was so exciting for us.  We decided we would keep it a secret for as long as possible! On Tuesday morning we got our bags packed all ready to go, the children were all very excited and wondering what … Read more Harry Potter Studios – October Adventures

London Eye to the Thames Barrier – September adventures!

Hi, my name is Maisie.   I’m 12 years old and I come from New Zealand. My family and I are travelling around the world for a year. So far we have been to China, Russia, Estonia, Latvia, Paris and London. We had to save very hard for our trip and we are good at … Read more London Eye to the Thames Barrier – September adventures!

LEGOLAND – September adventurers

So… our September Adventurers hit LEGOLAND! They got to take in all the rides…     Meet the characters….                         And got to check out the brand spanking new hotel!                       We were lucky to stay in the Castle Hotel, which is new attraction in LEGOLAND… The rooms were very well equipped with everything a … Read more LEGOLAND – September adventurers

The Butterfly Farm, for a July birthday girl.

I’m A… a home educating mum of two girls – E, who is nearly 8 and little I, who has just turned one. At the end of May we were given the opportunity to be ‘Guest Adventurers’ for TPK which was so exciting for me and my elder child – who immediately set to work helping … Read more The Butterfly Farm, for a July birthday girl.

The Rodeo Boy – 25th June 2017

They hardly ever tell me the final destination before hand… As an 8 year old this can be quite frustrating, to say the least.  I had to put my gum boots (wellies) on Mum and Nana had their trainers on, so I assumed that we were off to a leisurely walk to burn off our Sunday lunch.                   We took six bus stops up … Read more The Rodeo Boy – 25th June 2017

Sweets, treats and very sore feet! – London May ’17

My name is A and I’m 11 years old. I’m home educated so when mum made me write about a dream trip to London, I assumed it was just another exercise… I never imagined​ it would really happen. But she told me that someone was willing to help us have a dream weekend. I was soo excited. … Read more Sweets, treats and very sore feet! – London May ’17