Visit Father Christmas in Hertfordshire

Lapland UK

My children’s favourite day out of the year is to visit Father Christmas! I am also a fan of the glitter and snow so in the past have gone to see Santa at a couple of different places, they are slightly older now so we just focus on one. I BELIEVE! Read on to see […]

What’s On in Hertfordshire – December

The Sandpit Theatre

A HUGE round up of pantomimes in Hertfordshire, Christmas light switch ons, festive shopping and family days out! We are so lucky to have so many festive events to book in St Albans – what will you and your family be getting up to? Karen x

Christmas Shopping Guide 2022

Calligraphy Kit

St Albans have a great round up of independent businesses – here are my top picks of Christmas Gifts for family and friends.

What’s on in Hertfordshire – November

What's on in Hertfordshire

This is going to be a long round up so please bear with me, I am starting it on 22nd October so let’s see how long it takes… Christmas Markets, Wreath Making Classes, Shopping Nights in St Albans and Hertfordshire – my favourite time of the year! A glass of mulled wine in one hand […]

Oxhey Activity Park

Oxhey Park

Watford Borough Council funded the Oxhey Activity Park development which opened in 2020. It is definitely in my top 5 places to take the children (ages 4 and 7). The park has been set up with accessibility in mind – suitable for wheelchair users throughout, sensory play as well as accessible for a huge age […]


Karen Profile Pic

A huge welcome to mySt Albans Mums blog, the site I never thought I would find the time or skills to create. To introduce myself very briefly – I am Karen (@stalbansmums), mum to three (6, 8 and 16), living in St Albans, Hertfordshire since 2007. I am also on FaceBook and set up a […]