It can be easy to take quality time with the family for granted, so this half term why not make use of any free time to embark on an outdoor adventure or simply enjoy a fun activity at home.
We’ve picked our favourite activities to enjoy with loved ones so you can make the most of that special time together.
Add a touch of flair to dinner time with this retro waffle maker from House of Fraser. It’s the perfect baking assistant to create tasty home-made waffles with the family in minutes. Cover with classic sweet treats like ice cream or chocolate sauce for a delicious dessert, or choose a savoury topping to enjoy as a family delight.
Who doesn’t love a bit of friendly competition? The Trivial Pursuit Family Edition Board Game is the ideal choice to keep everyone entertained and also stimulate young minds with the 6 categories of trivia. Sometimes it’s great just to go back to basics with an old family favourite.
Trivial Pursuit Family Edition Board Game, £29.99, fromArgos
Home Cinema Experience
Family time doesn’t need to cost a fortune. Sometimes it’s nice to just get cosy on the sofa and enjoy the latest blockbusters from the comfort of your own home. This NOW TV set from John Lewis offers one month of unlimited Sky Movies as a free package, meaning you can take advantage of all the new films on offer. Whether it be an action, comedy or family animation - there is something for the whole family.
NOW TV Smart Stick and 1 Month Sky Cinema Pass for £14.99, from John Lewis
For those looking to escape off the sofa and get into the outdoors for some fresh air, a family bike ride could be just the ticket. Go Outdoors has a fantastic range of bikes to choose from, including this Calibre Stitch Urban Bike which has been designed to suit any rural or urban activity. Go Outdoors has sizes to fit all, meaning adults and little kids alike can pick their perfect bike and embark on their very own cycling adventure.
Animals enthusiasts will love the chance to get up close and personal with the exotic animals at Knowsley Safari Park – this also creates a brilliant opportunity to spend some quality time with loved ones in the outdoors. Virgin Experience Days is offering a fantastic family package to Knowsley Safari Park where you can see lions, giraffes and so much more. They also have a great learning and discovery team so little ones can discover new facts about the animals.