Muddy says: A sure-fire way to get them off the iPad, this epic obstacle course and festival in Sevenoaks promises to be a massive hit with kids.
Muddy says: Bewl is a big, beautiful reservoir offering a fantastic range of outdoor activities - from cycling to open air cinema, children's parties to cookery courses - there's fun stuff to do all year round. Oh and a decent restaurant too!
Muddy says: We're all over these super luxurious PJs (and did we mention they are also ethical and sustainable?). Bedtime has never looked so appealing!
Looking for something different to do with the family? This farm and park is full of interesting activities and events to keep you busy all year round, plus it's celebrating its 35th anniversary this year with a heap of fun stuff planned for everyone including a very special visitor...
Muddy says: A fast growing sport that offers something a bit different for both boys and girls - improving confidence and concentration while being fun, fun, fun!
Muddy says: a brilliant, unique party idea for aspiring popstars (big and small). All in the comfort of your own recording studio. What's not to love?
Muddy says: Scotney Castle has got it covered for that quintessential English outing. Steeped in history and all contained within a beautiful wooded estate, with over 770 acres for you to explore, plus those four-legged friends of yours too.
Muddy says: Surrounded by the wooded landscape of the Sussex Weald, this 17th-century house, former home to Rudyard Kipling, provided a much needed sanctuary, and is now a fabulous place to visit for you and the whole family - both inside and outside. Plus doggies are welcome too in the grounds too if you are looking for a new place to roam.
Muddy says: Stunning, riverside 14th century moated castle with a ruined interior offering a glimpse of medieval splendour from a bygone era and now a fantastic and fun-filled day out for the entire family
Muddy says: A romantic moated manor house, steeped in history, offering tonnes of fun for the younger ones in its natural play area as well as breathtaking walks across the Kent countryside
Muddy says: Looking for something fun to do with the family? Where they might even learn something at the same time? Oh, and local too? Then you'll want to get yourself over to Kent's original wildlife park.
Muddy says: If you live anywhere in the Kent or East Sussex area and haven't yet visited Port Lympne Reserve then you're missing a trick. Kent's only safari experience is well worth a visit...
Muddy says: A fab new climbing experience in the heart of Kent with activities for all age-groups that will put you through your paces - fab for kids parties or a date night with a difference
Muddy says: Bored of badly made, synthetic and impractical kids fashion? In need of made-for-playing, fun and original clothes, toys, gifts and accessories? Then Pickle is your answer....
Muddy says: Gulbenkian is the University of Kent's Art Centre, a Boutique Theatre that offers a diverse arts programme. Described as the 'gem of Canterbury' renowned for their reasonable ticket prices, friendly service and amazing shows - It can't be missed!
Muddy says: A pregnancy survival kit that just thinks of everything you may need EVERY step of the way - now why wasn't this around when I was pregnant many moons ago?!
Muddy says: Celebrating everything associated with the great age of sail, this landmark venue makes a great day out. The exhibition is all really interactive, there's always new stuff happening and three massive, MASSIVE warships to explore. What more do you want?!
Muddy says: In need of inspiration for your next party? Then look no further than Amchella Events and Sleepovers who will make sure that your kids (and even the inner child lurking in you) will have a night to remember!
Muddy says: Got a kid that has stars in their eyes - or who could just benefit from building their confidence by being part of an incredible stage production? Then why not sign them up to Talentz, the award-winning musical theatre company for 4 to 21 year olds offering exceptional training in the performing arts.
Muddy says: Bore Place is many amazing things rolled into one. Set in 500 acres of countryside it makes a stunning venue for a wedding. It also hosts a whole variety of the kind of original and interesting workshops we know you'll absolutely love - from Artisan Bread Making to an Introduction to Bee Keeping...Oh and there's Holiday Clubs too!
Muddy says: 200 native animals set in 40 acres of beautiful ancient woodland plus Kent's tallest drop slide - kiddie heaven!
Muddy says: A wonderful activity centre, enclosed in 58 acres of mature woodland, with plenty of natural habitat and wildlife for groups and families to explore.
Muddy says: Mint Rainbow is a luxury, handmade, organic, unisex clothing company that produces the most gorgeous clothes for children as well as identical items for you, should you want to master that cute matchy matchy look...
Muddy says: Rowing isn’t a sport that many kids get to try, but a great sport for fitness as well as building confidence, determination and resilience, and these King’s Canterbury Junior Rowing Courses aim to deliver on all counts.
Muddy says: OMG - kids these days are so lucky and all that - take a look at this for an amazing day out.
Muddy says: A brilliantly, manageable-sized park set in a picturesque region of the county that boasts more species than any other zoo in Kent. With everything from tigers to a family of rare Western Chimpanzees and hands-on animal experiences to try.
Muddy says: Stunning historic gardens only recently restored to their former glory, so earning the name 'the Lost Gardens of Sevenoaks'. Explore the jungle-like pathways, enjoy homemade cake in the café or let little ones discover the cute play area - and there's special events like kids' craft, gardening workshops and foraging courses too!
Muddy says: Looking for an original, quality pressie? Or maybe you're treating yourself? This Kent-based online gift boutique handpicks all the best British brands with bags of personality. Oh and all reasonably priced too. Credit card at the ready...?
Little Elves Workshops is a purpose built fairy tale dream cabin in Boughton Monchelsea, Maidstone. It was MY dream which became reality approximately three years ago. It is a place where the happy can celebrate, the weary can regain strength and the ordinary can become extraordinary. All ages are welcome to become engaged and absorbed […]
Evolution is an award-winning tennis coaching company headed up by LTA Kent Coach of the Year Dave Von Ribbeck. My own Mudlets have tried it and loved it - and so did I because it got them having fun out the house and out of my hair!
Quench Cycles, the home of cycling at Bedgebury. Our mission is to get people cycling, allowing them to engage with and discover the thrill of the outdoors by creating accessible adventure through fun, excitement, education and challenge. Perfect for parties, group events and days out with the family. It’s not only for that though, we […]