Tag Archives: Portstewart

A Family Holiday at Carrick Dhu, Portrush

Portstewart Fountains

This summer we had a family holiday at Carrick Dhu, just a mile from the seaside town of Portrush. This consisted of me packing up my car to bursting, and my boys and I spending a week in a tent. If you want to know more about the facilities available at Carrick Dhu Caravan Park, check out my review. If you want to know what we got up to on our visit, then read on!

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Life Lately: Featuring Lost Days

Generally on a Friday I write a post called Little Loves. This week I forgot. Well, not so much that I forgot, more that I lost a day. Up until about 3pm today (Friday), I thought it was Thursday. So in lieu of my usual post here is a little catch up on my life lately.

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Portstewart STrand beach, Northern Ireland

A Day at Portstewart Strand

It is no secret that I love Portstewart Strand. Two miles of soft golden sand, managed by the National Trust. Undoubtedly, my love of this beach is in part due to the happy memories I have of playing here as a child. There was nothing better than packing up the car with a picnic and heading to the beach for the day. Now, I am thrilled to be able to do the same for my children! And sometimes we even manage to stay for a few days!

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Kite flying Portstewart

Catching Up with #LittleLoves

I missed the last two weeks Little Loves with Morgana! I can hardly believe it myself, as I really enjoy these posts, regardless of how imaginative my links are to the headings! So this week I have pulled some of the highlights from the last few weeks to share with you.

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Cake

My Days at Easter

Although the school Easter¬†holidays spanned two weeks, I hadn’t intended to take a coinciding blogging break. However, that is what happened, and it was fabulous! The first week passed in a blur as I packed our bags for a little family holiday to the North Coast of Northern Ireland. As there was snow whilst I packed, I had all our waterproofs and wellie boots at the ready!¬†As it turned out I was wishing I packed shorts and sandals!

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