The Perfect Afternoon Tea at Eden Hall Spa

The Perfect Afternoon Tea at Eden Hall Spa

You will already have guessed if you are a regular reader of my blog that I am a huge fan of Eden Hall Spa …
EASY to Use Name Labels For School Uniform + Giveaway

EASY to Use Name Labels For School Uniform + Giveaway

I am literally the worst parent for adding name labels to my kids school uniform.  I think the teachers probably despair of me and …
Top Tips & Tricks For Planning the BEST Mauritius Holiday

Top Tips & Tricks For Planning the BEST Mauritius Holiday

Mauritius is a beautiful island of tranquil paradise found in the Indian Ocean and anyone visiting will be keen to make the most of …
Riverford Field Kitchen Restaurant Review + FARM TOUR

Riverford Field Kitchen Restaurant Review + FARM TOUR

Do you order organic fruit and vegetables from Riverford?  Did you know that they have a restaurant in Devon, called the Riverford Field Kitchen?  …
My Cloud Home Review (For Non Techy People)

My Cloud Home Review (For Non Techy People)

Hello readers! Thanks so much for coming back to find out how we’ve been getting along with our Western Digital (WD) My Cloud …
Win! Canvas Print Giveaway with CanvasChamp Competition

Win! Canvas Print Giveaway with CanvasChamp Competition

You know,  I’ve been talking a lot recently about what we do with all those photos and videos we save on a phones …
BEST Glamping in Devon for Kids? Our Stay at Crealy Meadows

BEST Glamping in Devon for Kids? Our Stay at Crealy Meadows

Did you know that you can now stay at Devon’s best family day out attraction, Crealy Resort and Adventure Park?  It could well …
Have You Been Missold a Mortgage? You Could Claim Compensation

Have You Been Missold a Mortgage? You Could Claim Compensation

Taking on a mortgage is a huge financial commitment not only at the time you first take it on but for the duration of …
Online Photo Storage: The Modern Family Album

Online Photo Storage: The Modern Family Album

I’ve been asking myself recently if smart phones and online photo storage have destroyed the good old fashioned family album.  I have thousands …
Berlin City Breaks (BEST Travel Ideas & Things To Do)

Berlin City Breaks (BEST Travel Ideas & Things To Do)

If you follow the Zena’s Suitcase Instagram account, you’ll already know that I’ve had quite a few Berlin city breaks over …
Travelling with a Sick Child (10 Essential Tips)

Travelling with a Sick Child (10 Essential Tips)

Travelling with kids is difficult on the best of days but having to do so with a sick child in tow can make it …
Caravan Holidays Devon: Staying at Andrewshayes Holiday Park

Caravan Holidays Devon: Staying at Andrewshayes Holiday Park

Can I be honest with you for a second?  Before writing my blog, we hadn’t had much luck with caravan holidays and my …
Tenerife: The Ultimate List of Things to do for Active Families

Tenerife: The Ultimate List of Things to do for Active Families

I’m guessing that if you have come here to find out about things to do in Tenerife, you have already booked your family …
Must Have Travel & Lifestyle Products: April Edition

Must Have Travel & Lifestyle Products: April Edition

Since the beginning of the year I have been sharing our favourite products with you to to take a peek at.  March looked a …
#Win a Family Ticket to Timber – the International Forest Festival

#Win a Family Ticket to Timber – the International Forest Festival

If you haven’t taken the kids to a festival yet, but it’s on your summer bucket list, then let me introduce you …
Top Family Friendly Festivals in the Midlands

Top Family Friendly Festivals in the Midlands

There are lots of family friendly festivals to be found in the East Midlands and beyond for you and your children to enjoy this …
A Fantastic Circus Night Out: Finale at CHAMÄLEON Theatre Berlin

A Fantastic Circus Night Out: Finale at CHAMÄLEON Theatre Berlin

I have been lucky enough to visit Berlin 3 times now, and it’s all thanks to CHAMÄLEON Theater and their fantastic new circus …
Introducing Baby Power From BabyBjörn + #Win a Bouncer Bliss Worth £147

Introducing Baby Power From BabyBjörn + #Win a Bouncer Bliss Worth £147

Seeing expectant parents or a newborn baby are both things that fill me with absolute joy.  Having a baby is such a special time …
Why You Should Avoid Having Rent Arrears

Why You Should Avoid Having Rent Arrears

You may not know this, but in my previous life I used to work in Social Housing.  I spent a number of years working …
Tips for Making Flying with Young Children More Hassle Free This Summer!

Tips for Making Flying with Young Children More Hassle Free This Summer!

Going on holiday with the family is one of the best parts of the year, and for many families, it creates a great opportunity …
My Favourite Anti Theft Bags For Travel

My Favourite Anti Theft Bags For Travel

Do you think about how secure your travel bag is when you are travelling?  Do you look for the best anti theft backpack to …
Luxury Weekend Breaks with a Hot Tub at Darwin Forest Derbyshire

Luxury Weekend Breaks with a Hot Tub at Darwin Forest Derbyshire

We hadn’t even reached the reception at Darwin Forest Country Park near Matlock in Derbyshire, before my husband was planning a visit to …
Planning the Perfect Cornwall Holiday

Planning the Perfect Cornwall Holiday

The memories we made together as a family on our Cornwall holiday are going to stay with us all for a very long time. …
Breakfast with the Seals at the Cornish Seal Sanctuary

Breakfast with the Seals at the Cornish Seal Sanctuary

I’m sure that you’ve realised by now that our holiday to Cornwall was literally packed with fun things to do.  I’m …
5 Awesome Cruises for Young Families to Enjoy

5 Awesome Cruises for Young Families to Enjoy

There’s no doubt that a cruise is a great option for a family holiday. Usually for one payment you can get all your …
Bringing You a Little Happiness With a Dose of Nostalgia

Bringing You a Little Happiness With a Dose of Nostalgia

Hello lovely readers! How are you feeling today?  I really hope you are feeling full of the joys of spring.  Sadly, with the British …
Best Day Out in Cornwall? Visiting the Eden Project with Kids

Best Day Out in Cornwall? Visiting the Eden Project with Kids

Everyone in the family was super excited about visiting the Eden Project during our Cornwall holiday. For many years I’ve wanted to tick …
The Best Places to Visit in a Motorhome

The Best Places to Visit in a Motorhome

There’s no doubt that campervans and motorhomes have become increasingly popular in the UK, and this trend is set to continue for the …
How Well Do Children Really Thrive and Develop in Foster Care?

How Well Do Children Really Thrive and Develop in Foster Care?

Foster care works. When a child lives in a loving, nurturing home where they are loved, cared for and protected, they thrive. But there …
Awesome 6th Birthday Present Ideas: A Little Girl’s Perfect Wishlist

Awesome 6th Birthday Present Ideas: A Little Girl’s Perfect Wishlist

If you saw my letter to my daughter for her 6th birthday, you have probably twigged that Indie has been celebrating this week.  The …

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Whether you are looking for travel tips to make the most of your next cruise holiday or you need UK travel ideas we’ve got you covered on Zena’s Suitcase UK travel blog.  We started sharing our holiday and travel reviews in 2013, so if you can’t find the travel, family or lifestyle blog above you are after make sure you head over to the search bar to find what you need.  Think of us as one of the best travel blogs brimming with ideas to get you out and about with and without the kids.