Category: Blog

For the last eleven years, Kip Hakes has blogged his thoughts, ramblings and musings. There are blog posts on all manner of subjects right here. From technology, theme parks, days outs to parenting, it’s all for the reading! Enjoy!

Happy Birthday to me!

It’s my birthday on Friday, and I’m feeling a bit flat about it.  Thing is, right now I was due to have just got back from New York (my …

Funeral for a Friend

I really don’t like funerals.. Yeah, I know – no one really likes funerals. However, they are a part of adult life (or death?), and as you get older …

I’m done. It’s over

Considering a lot of people class me as a ‘Daddy Blogger’, I don’t actually write all that much about the kids now, and I haven’t for a while. Don’t …

Join Us

A few weeks ago I wrote about trying something a little different. I decided I wanted to try my hand at being a streamer – I’d literally just set …

The Clutch Bag

Something I’ve not mentioned about our wedding is a story of a clutch bag. The thing is, our wedding was so small, there was nothing much that COULD go …
I’m not sure if I want to go to a socially distant Theme Park…
Vicki’s Love Letter to New York
Happy Birthday to me!
Funeral for a Friend
Alleppy Quorn Curry – Vegan Friendly
Creamy Cheese and Pea Pasta with Vivera Veggie Bacon Pieces
Aubergine Pasta
Really Easy Vegetarian Quorn Chilli
Alton Towers Resort 2020 Opening Announced

In what feels like times of terrible news continuously, I was...

6 Tips for Travelling on a Budget

Staying in five-star hotels is fantastic, but if you don’t have...

Madeira The Hidden Gem of the Atlantic

Madeira is a spectacular nature lovers’ destination in Europe. It is...

The French Letter

A few months ago after I’d dropped James off to his...

Review – Tulleys Christmas Experience 2019
Review – Chessington Howl’o’ween 2019
Review – Horror at Hinchingbrooke House 2019
Review – Alton Towers Scarefest 2019
Alton Towers Resort 2020 Opening Announced

In what feels like times of terrible news continuously, I was...

6 Tips for Travelling on a Budget

Staying in five-star hotels is fantastic, but if you don’t have...

Madeira The Hidden Gem of the Atlantic

Madeira is a spectacular nature lovers’ destination in Europe. It is...

The French Letter

A few months ago after I’d dropped James off to his...

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