One where the children seem to be constantly asking ‘what are we doing today?’ or worse, moaning ‘I’m bored…’ as you try to fit in your many commitments alongside the dawn-’til-dusk presence of your darlings? Don’t forget, it’s your summer too! Make the most of it by doing things together as a family. Not every excursion has to be dramatic and life-changing. The point is to get out, do something new, and spend time in each other’s company. And if you all learn a little along the way, so much the better! Co. CarlowBrownshill Dolmen It’s not hard to interest children of all ages in this megalithic portal tomb, the heaviest in Europe. The capstone (that’s the top stone) is estimated to weigh 100 metric tons, and speculation as to how they got it up there, way back in 3000BC, is always interesting. The dolmen is located 3km east of Carlow town, on the Hacketstown Road. Bring wellies as the walk can be muddy. Rancho Reilly Pet Farm If yours spend most of the year in a city, they will love the chance to get friendly with animals including reindeer, miniature goats, ponies, pot-bellied pigs, rabbits, hens and ducks. There… Read full this story
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