Monday, 11 August 2014

Summer Holiday Giveaway

A month ago when the Summer holidays started I thought I had so much time to have lots of fun with Ruby and Lottie, before Ruby returned back to school; but now here in Leicestershire in just 2 short weeks Ruby will be back at school. I am not ready for her to go back, I want to have more fun with her. How are you feeling about the summer holidays? Are you like me or are you counting down the weeks until the start of term?


Well I might have something to help you. I was recently offered a #stressfreeholiday kit to use over the summer holiday and its good news for you my readers too, as I have a kit to give away! Contained within the kit is:

  • a book of 365 things to make and do - Ruby loves this book!
  • an ice lolly maker
  • a vegetable growing kit
  • a waterproof disposable camera - Ruby has loved to use when playing with Lottie in the paddling pool.
  • and a scrap book to record your summer holiday memories.

All you need to do to enter to win a StressFreeHolidayKit (from www.stressfreeprint.co.uk) is to leave a comment at the bottom of this post, telling me your favourite thing to do on a holiday. Then you need to click on the Rafflecopter widget and confirm you have done this. You will then be offered the chance to do other social media stuff to gain extra entries but you don't have to do them.

Good Luck!

 
Full terms and conditions can be found on the rafflecopter widget.

223 comments:

  1. A good old fashioned visit to the beach...no TV or Internet....just time to make family memories with the ones you love around you making precious family memories :)

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  2. Swimming in the sea! We live by the sea but it is always far to cold to swim in! I much prefer the sea to a swimming pool!

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  3. Just spending time as family whether that be a picnic at home or day out.

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  4. Exploring everywhere and taking lots of pics

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  5. Build sandcastles and eat ice cream

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  6. We like spending time at the beach.....Sandcastles, paddling in the sea, ice cream and fish and chips x

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  7. Explore the local area and local food. Then relax and enjoy the `me` time.

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  8. Enjoying family time with my husband and 3 young children away from everyday life, fairgrounds, beach, icecream and fish & chips in paper bags are their favourites.

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  9. Building sandcastles & collecting shells :)

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  10. A family picnic

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  11. fully exploring the holiday destination so that everybody finds something they love

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  12. relax by the pool, when i can lol

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  13. Seeking out the more off the beaten track hidden gems of the area.

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  14. spend time with my family!

    Ashleigh

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  15. To chill and we always play cards when we are holiday something my boys don't want to do when they are home

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  16. Swimming in the pool and just splashing around

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  17. Exploring new places and trying new things :)

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  18. Relax if that is possible with 2 small children (@bexallum on twitter)

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  19. Walk along the beach at sunset.

    @rachiegr

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  20. I love being able to spend some extra time with my daughters doing something fun like going to the beach or zoo :) xx

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  21. I like to sight see and explore the area and try local dishes

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  22. I like to eat out and try lots of local dishes. Without having to shop, cook or clean up.

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  23. a picnic with all the family by the beach

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  24. spending time on the beach with my family

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  25. Relax with a book in a hammock under trees.

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  26. Is to spend time playing with my son

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  27. Visit the sights and go to the beach

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  28. Having a nice day out somewhere.

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  29. A trip to the local splash park with my grandsons

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  30. Love getting into the sea , have so much fun x

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  31. Just pain old spending time with my kids.

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  32. a picnic and a kickabout by the lake
    (Spencer Broadley)

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  33. Generally just being able to do what we want, when we want and not have to worry about work etc!

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  34. We love to get on the beach and play games, swim and maybe even do a some surfing.

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  35. laura jayne bates13 August 2014 at 15:14

    going to the waterpark

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  36. building sandcastles on the sands

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  37. going out at night time going to different types of restaurants and eating new foods

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  38. I like to eat at restaurants outdoors in the sunshine, and with friends. It is relaxing and refreshing after shopping or sightseeing etc.

    Rachel Craig

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  39. Beach football with the dogs

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  40. Making memories!!! Picnics, Walks, Seaside Trips, Visiting Family, DVD nights and whatever else comes along..

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  41. Having picnics/barbecues in garden and usually get all the outdoor toys out

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  42. playing on the beach and making sand castles
    olga carpenter

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  43. like most people i think going to the beach is a must

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  44. Paddling in the sea ( Melanie M )

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  45. Explore the local area and local food

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  46. Chill out by the pool with a nice refreshing lager or twelve !

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  47. we all love to go on the 2p slot machines and see who can win the most key rings or other little gifts stacked on top of the 2p. Great fun

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  48. Have fun with the kids doing things we all enjoy

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  49. ive only been on 1 holiday so far and that a drinking one lol

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  50. the beach here in Caister has lots of little pools on the beach so it is the perfect place to paddle. Tara Clover

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  51. Going to parks and museums.

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  52. Grab some shut-eye

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  53. I like to get out and about and see whats in the local area

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  54. family picnic is always nice xx

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  55. Building sand castles

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  56. We like picnicing in the park. It's huge and also has a lake where ducks/swans are and you can feed them. It is also home to a racecourse and on race days we can watch the horses galloping by for free. :)

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  57. Being able to go to the gym whenever I want and not have to go when it's incredibly busy!

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  58. go to the beach and explore :)

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  59. Build sandcastles and eat ice cream - leanne w

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  60. It used to be relaxing by the pool reading a book, although that doesn't really get to happen anymore!

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  61. finding new places to explore with my husband!

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  62. read a book sunbathing by the pool with a cocktail

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  63. Lie around eating chocolate & drinking Jack Daniels

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  64. exploring the town

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  65. Whatever my babies want to do which will probably be going to the beach to collect shells/sandcastles/paddling, going crabbing & then to the pub for a lemonade

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  66. We will spend lots of time on the beach and swimming in the pool!!!

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  67. Read a good book on the beach

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  68. To explore and find all the hidden gems like cafes favoured by the locals and tiny bookstores and fabric stores. :-D

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  69. cycling in the park

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  70. crazy golf as its one of the few activities all of us enjoy

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  71. Getting the paddling pool out for the kids

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  72. My favourite thing is to sit at a beachside bar with a pint while my kids play on the beach!

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  73. the beach, either sunbathing or swimming, just love it

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  74. picnic in the forest, theres so much space to run around

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  75. We love being active so long walks, site-seeing, visiting museums etc.

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  76. We like to go for long walks on the beach with the kids and the dogs.

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  77. we love going to the beach, digging holes and making sand pies.... like mud pies but with sand

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  78. sunbathing or swimming in the pool

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  79. go to the beach

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  80. exploring the beach for crabs,and rock pools,and having a paddle

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  81. Swimming ... with toddler twins I need extra help to take them swimming holidays are really the only chance we get so we really make the most of it

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  82. Watching my grandchildren play.

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  83. Flying a kite on the beach (well we do go to Great Yarmouth)

    KATHY D

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  84. I love that feeling of playing outside where we are staying and just being able to go out for a walk because we feel like it without having to worry about being anywhere

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  85. spending quality time together as a family,relaxing on the beach,walk's along the cliff top's and exploring different area's :)

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  86. exploring in the daytime,on a evening having a nice meal and wine and relaxing

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  87. Picnics outside and relaxing :)

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  88. Long walks across the South Downs :-)

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  89. walking along the sea edge in bare feet

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  90. We like to explore our surroundings, whatever it is :)

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  91. An early morning cup of tea watching nature - ideally by or on a river

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  92. Very little! Relax by a pool with a pile of good books

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  93. playing on the beach with the kiddies

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  94. Go to the beach for so many activities. Swimming, playing ball, frisbee, even sleeping!

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  95. Collecting shells in a bucket on the beach and eating ice creams

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  96. paddling in the sea and building sandcastles

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  97. Christina Blunden16 August 2014 at 14:34

    A relaxing stroll through the forest.

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  98. relaxing with the children and just spending time with them

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  99. A mixture of relaxing and exploring and eating some good food

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  100. Abroad - get away from the resort, and explore the countryside and places of interest.

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  101. Build sandcastles and eat ice cream

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  102. Visiting the beach and playing in the sea.

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  103. If i didn't have the kids it would be 'Sleep' - but with the kids it's sandcastle building and swimming

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  104. Picnics :-)

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  105. go exploring !

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  106. Being able to let the children be more 'free' than at home. Letting them play and take the lead a little more without always being told 'no'! Makes for happy days all round. :)

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  107. Time to relax and have fun with my family

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  108. Just exploring and having fun, for example in Amsterdam we hired bikes and rode around the countryside looking at the tulip fields.

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  109. At the beach with a picnic

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  110. we love to go lots of walks and take lots of photos

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  111. At the beach with a comfy towel & cornetto

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  112. we love going for picnic`s when the weathers nice,if not loads of movies and nibbles

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  113. Having BBQs in the garden :)

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  114. . 👣 Going to the beach, walking bare feet in the sand, then after a picnic seeing who can find the smallest shell, kind of a treasure hunt, but the treasure isn't only finding the smallest shell, its the memories ⭐

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  115. Pam Francis Gregory17 August 2014 at 08:43

    Relax and play on the beech

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  116. Building sandcastles with my daughter.

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  117. Sand castles, the bigger the better.

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  118. we love picnics on the beach xxxxx

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  119. We like to go to the beach where there are rock pools. So much for the children to learn

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  120. rock pooling with my two girls

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  121. spending time with family

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  122. I love having a day where we dont plan anything and we have a little road trip and see where the journey takes us! The kids love this the most they love the adventure and get all excited and we always find somewhere great :)

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  123. having a break from cooking x

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  124. being outdoors a lot and walking and seeing new things

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  125. Going on days out and visiting the local attractions, usually followed by a nice meal somewhere. When we're staying in we watch movies, do colouring, play games etc

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  126. Take time to enjoy the sunsets!

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  127. Visiting National Trust properties

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  128. a nice picnic x maria blythin

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  129. Lazing by the pool reading my kindle - pure bliss!

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  130. Snuggling with the kids after a busy day x

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  131. camping in the garden!

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  132. Visit lots of historic places!

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