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Winnie the Pooh and Glamping

What about a try at Glamping? Well, it sounded fun so why not give it a try? So off to the heart of Sussex, and here are a few images of the first couple of days. Our Bluebell Shepherds Hut on the Wapsbourne Manor Farm campsite (Wowo for short) in Sheffield Park, Uckfield - the heart of Sussex. Near enough to Winnie the Pooh country, which was the main reason for visiting this part of the country, and also to enjoy other parts of the Ashdown forest. Some views of the interior of our Shepherds Hus, cramped, but on a lovely site. The site was quite empty while we were there, but could cater for a large number of people with facilities for workshops and concerts etc.  There were all sorts of vans to hire, this being one of the many dotted around the site.  Site of A A Milne memorial  We followed one particular walk in the Ashdown Forest to see some of the places associated with Winnie the Pooh, but were a bit disappointed as they were very overg

Family Fun at Rendlesham Forest

Rendlesham Forest is a great place for walks if you want to get closer to nature. It is a place we visit most years and today the family descended onto the forest to see what fun could be had. One of the first things we tried was rounders, with pine cones being the ball - great fun! Emily tries her hand at another game on site. Even the adults are allowed to be a bit silly Emily in playful mood. Emily was very good on the zip wire. Izobelle needed a help from mum but loved it anyway. Finally we all sat down to a well deserved picnic. A great day which everybody appeared to enjoy. Home     Forward     Back

More Fun with the Birthday girl

Izobelle had her 3rd birthday on 10th May and a meeting with her cousins was a first choice. The party day started at Hollow Trees farm, which is a great place with it`s farm shop, cafe and trails for the youngsters. Then we were to move on to Hayley`s home to have cake etc. So, starting at the farm, first picture is of the birthday girl herself. Emily in reflective mood on the tyre swing. And then driving the `static` tractor. A great favourite. Throwing the wellie Back at home with the cake. `This cake is rather yummy Izobelle` Looks like some face painting has been taking place. Home     Forward     Back