We’ve had some really nice, and dare I say it, ‘warm’, sunshine recently 🙂
But as you know, if you are taking your kids out on the hills, the weather this time of year can turn bitter in an instant.
Fortunately, there’s even more ‘proper’ outdoor gear for kids available now with Berghaus introducing a range of outdoor clothes for the smaller members of the family. We tested out one of the new coats and were very impressed.
If you are after more ideas to keep the kids active these Easter Holidays, we’ve been impressed with the book ‘Commando Dad: Mission Adventure’. It’s written by a former Commando who is a registered childminder, and there are both outdoor and rainy day things to do.Click here to reply to this newsletter
LATEST FROM THE BLOG
5 things to love about the new Berghaus kids jackets
For adults, you can get some serious outdoor coats. Fortunately, more brands are making proper outdoor coats for kids these days and the latest available is a new range of Kids clothes from Berghaus. We test out the Berghaus Rannoch Boy's jacket.
Do You Accept Your Mission to Get Your Little Troopers Active?
We've been trying out a number of great kids activities from the book "Commando Dad".
Adult and Child 'Camo' Sleeping Bag Test
We test out adult and child Highlander sleeping bags on a winter camp. Read on to see how they stood up to the test.
Blenheim Palace has quite a lot to see and do. Even if you don't want to go into the palace, the park land has plenty to see, plus there's the Pleasure Gardens for families.
Want to keep warm at night? Check out the MondoKing 3D SIM
We test out the Therm-a-Rest MondoKing 3D SIM on a cold winter camp.
FROM AROUND THE WEB
UK Scientists find getting outside and seeing birds in the afternoon improves your mood
After conducting extensive surveys of the number of birds in the morning and afternoon of three communities, the study found that lower levels of depression, anxiety, and stress were associated with the number of birds people could see in the afternoon. Read More
Den building activity for kids from the Nature Detectives
Follow our top tips and create a wonderful woodland hideaway. Read more…
COMMUNITYA big shout-out out to the new Active Family club members
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The Hall Family logged 2 miles Hiking. East Kilbride Village
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