What I learnt motor homing with my family

When we had decided to tour the highlands of Scotland earlier this year, my husbands immediate thought was that we would hire a car and it would all be very civilised with us cruising along those winding roads stopping at luxury Bed and Breakfasts or Motels.   Well, that idea was fleeting… It was not to […]

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Frocking good cards

A little side step today from my usual travel tales as I share with you a special project that I’ve been working on. Each October for the last few years I have participated in Frocktober.  No I am not swearing at you, Frocktober is a fundraising campaign to help raise funds to support Ovarian Cancer […]

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Heartfelt Traveller – Kate from Sons of Adventure

A wonderful heartfelt welcome to my next travelling interviewee  – Kate from Sons of Adventure.  Kate and her family are outdoor adventure enthusiasts.  With a great attitude and love of the outdoors, this family has many inspiring stories about their hiking, camping and trail-blazing travel adventures.   Take a look at their Instagram account and […]

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Heartfelt Traveller: Paola from The Pink Dumpling

Welcome back to The Heartfelt Series.  This week I had the pleasure of interviewing Paola from The Pink Dumpling, which is the cute as a button blog about family travel with style and fashion thrown in the mix.  I love Paola’s aesthetic and her approach to family travel is inspiring.   Born and raised in […]

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Birthday Blend at Brown Brothers

The chance to sneak away for a lunch and a wine experience was providential.  You see, it was my birthday so it seemed like the perfect way to spend a glorious sunny winters Friday.  The kids would be at school and Mr OFT and I could spend a few hours together enjoying a local experience. The High […]

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Beechworth Insta-Meet

  Saturday 9th September 2017 Be apart of the first Insta-meet in Beechworth This first Insta-meet will be fairly simple and low key.  No transport will be provided.  Our locations will predominately be walkable and close to town, covering 3-4 kms.  Please wear comfortable shoes. All people welcome interested in meeting other Instagrammers and taking captures […]

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Heartfelt Traveller – Jade from Wolf & Moses

Welcome to the Heartfelt Traveller series to introduce you to a fellow family traveller. Today I have the pleasure of introducing you to Jade of Wolf and Moses.   Jade blogs about all things luxury family travel over at Wolf & Moses and her philosophy is about inspiring other families to travel with their children, […]

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Italian Airbnb Experience {Part 2}

Our Italian Airbnb Experience {Part 2} In my previous post I shared our Airbnb stays in Rome, which included a trip to San Felice Circeo at the beach. After leaving Rome, we stayed in Venice, Verona, Milan and, last but not least, Lake Como.   As a family we understand you don’t always want to be […]

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Are you a heartfelt traveller?

From the moment I began OFT, I have been blown away by how many other passionate family travellers I have connected with along the way.  It has been so inspiring, to see how other families travel, share in their triumphs and also support each other during the mishaps not so glorious moments. A common thread. […]

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Art and Food Tour with Rome Touring

Art and Food Tour Rome During our time in Rome we were fortunate to meet up with Claudia, a tour guide in Rome who is passionate about interactive family tours and specialises in private customised tours. We were delighted when Claudia contacted us with the idea to create a customised family tour, including Castel St […]

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