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Mum's Guide To Hertford Blog


What have we been up to recently? Have we a new family recipe we've loved we want to share? Do we want to highlight a particular area of Hertford? From National Make a friend day to pizza dough recipes you can find it here. We are specialist days out bloggers and when it comes to days out with the kids locally we aim to give you the lowdown. So do head over to our tried and tested pages too. 

From Hertford's Number 1 mummy blogger (in google search results- last updated 24/9/21) and Tots100 chart featured parenting blogger and one of the leading mummy bloggers in Hertfordshire (Rank 3 in Google searches 24/9/21) and rank 4 in google searches for "Hertfordshire bloggers" (11/21). #kayleigh&theboys



What's on for Summer 2024


Ready for some summer activities and events in Hertford (and beyond)?

The good news is that as always we are in your corner and on your side when it comes to occupying your children this summer.

Specific dated events

This are able to be found on our whats on pages.

Budget friendly options

Times are tough for many this year and so we've made finding free and budget friendly options a top priority.

There are several totally free events and activities in Hertford Town this summer which you may like to add to your diaries.

  • The Summer holidays kick off with the fantastic free annual event Teddy Bears Picnic at Hertford Castle on 21st July. Details here. 

Family Centre

The local family centres have a range of drops in over the summer. The full timetable can be found here. 

Live Shows

Our beloved Hertford Theatre , now BEAM is reopening this August and has a whole range of shows that can be booked see here for details.

The Wonderden

So special that they need their own category but the wonderden have some incredible workshops on this summer available to be prebooked now.

The Southern Maltings.

The Southern Maltings also have a range of incredible workshops this summer.

Tried and tested blogs

We make it our business to visit as many local attractions as possible so we can feed back to you regarding all the information you may need before choosing a day out. 

You can find our Tried and Tested reviews many local attractions including Lee Valley Farm Kidsfest Church Farm, Audley End Miniature Railway, Knebworth House , and others in our Tried and Tested blog section. 

Fun days out and activities

Mid range prices attractions - this is a new category for this year and we've listed attractions which fall between a budget day out and a big ticket attraction. 

Looking for a big ticket day out this summer? The special days out the ones you might do just the once during summer?

Here are some of our favourites. 

Activity ideas

Out and About

We have lots of ideas for walks and trails over on our "Out and About" page plus why not give Geocaching a go this summer (its free and a real life treasure hunt).


All our Love

Kayleigh and the Boys


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