REVIEW: Splash Landings at Alton Towers

Splash Landings - View From A Daddy

As soon as you enter the water area the temperature soars so you’ll feel like you’re somewhere less land-locked than Staffordshire. Once inside there is plenty to do from splash in the waves, dodge the spray, sail the lagoon, zoom down the slides for younger and older children and even soak up the sun in the outdoor pool.

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Keen to show off her new swimming skills

Swim England Awards - View From A Daddy Blog

This week saw the Little Lady receive her second swimming award – to say she was pleased with herself is a bit of an under statement. So much was she keen to show off her new skills, that she begged her mom to come swimming with us this weekend to do just that.

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What Makes Us #SwimHappy

Zoggs Swim Happy - View From A Daddy Blog

What makes the Little Lady Swim Happy? Well before we started swimming lessons just a few short weeks ago, I would have said not a lot but since she’s been having 1:1 time in the pool, there are a huge list of things that contribute to her swimming happy.

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This Girl Can Campaign

This Girl Can - View From A Daddy

This girl definitely believes she can and while she has this invaluable faith in her own abilities and doesn’t worry about what other’s perceptions are, there’s no doubt that I’m going to be right behind her cheering her on; dusting her off and praising her efforts.

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First parkrun

Cannock Chase parkrun - View From A Daddy

Parkrun arrived at Marquis Drive on Cannock Chase three weeks ago so today I went along to see what it was all about. The gentle 5K route is perfectly mapped to enjoy the terrain and a host of brilliant marshals encourage you on your way around the loop.

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Hednesford ParkFit

Hednesford ParkFit - View From A Daddy

It might be a grey overcast morning but we woke up early and got our fit on today! All of the View From a Daddy family went along to our local park to take part in the Park Fit run, which includes a circuit of our newly renovated and much loved park.

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