Camp Bestival – Food 2014

Camp Bestival – Food 2014

When we were invited to become Official Camp Bestival Bloggers, my first point of research was the on site food. M is a very fussy eater and I am a vegetarian with OCD about certain foods. I soon learned we had nothing to worry about, Camp Bestival wasn't going to be full of the usual festival burger vans and donuts. Camp Bestival had a new feature this year, which was called the Feast Collective. The Feast Collective brought together independent chefs, street vendors, and creative food makers to inspire every type of tastebud.…continue reading →
Camp Bestival – Festival Packing List

Camp Bestival – Festival Packing List

If you're a regular reader you will know that we are off to Camp Bestival at the end of the month. As soon as we found out we were going we put together a festival packing list, so we thought we'd share it for those attending their first festival. Camp Bestival will be the first festival either of us have attended, but with a bit of research, experience camping and asking around we feel our festival packing list is sufficient enough. The following list is what we'll be taking, festival regulars may have more…continue reading →
50 Things Meadow at Camp Bestival

50 Things Meadow at Camp Bestival

A year ago we started ticking off the 50 things to do before you're 11 and 3 quarters, the inspiring list created by The National Trust to get children outdoors and having fun.  Our little man loved exploring and was giving tree climbing a go, even if it was just a stump. A year later and he's climbing bigger trees and exploring much more. So we were excited to learn that The National Trust are taking their list to Camp Bestival and will be creating a 50 Things Meadow. There will be a…continue reading →
Checking off our life list at Camp Bestival

Checking off our life list at Camp Bestival

Clara and I have recently been talking about our life lists since our moment seizing the day. We see life lists as our alternative to bucket lists. Where bucket lists focus on doing things before you die, we want to focus on doing things to help us celebrate living, hence the term "life list". In my 29th year I had a things before I'm 3o list. I checked off quite a few, but was left with quite a bit I still wanted to do. One of the items on both our lists is…continue reading →