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  • Dog Walks In The UK: 50 Of The Best Family-Friendly Routes

    Dog Walks In The UK: 50 Of The Best Family-Friendly Routes

    With such a wide variety of locations and environments all located within easy reach, from beaches to forest trails, it’s easy to get lost in the beauty of the British outdoors. Here at Millets we've gathered a list of the best dog friendly walks across the UK, guaranteed to make for a... Read more
  • UK Family Trips to Take After Lockdown

    UK Family Trips to Take After Lockdown

    Travel anxiety is hard to shift, and it really does seem like daytrips and staycations will continue to gain popularity, even as air travel restrictions are lifted. Plan your next family outing in the UK with the help of our guide to domestic days out. Read more
  • How to Make a Time Capsule

    How to Make a Time Capsule

    Whilst the near future is still uncertain at the minute, the one thing we’re currently in abundance of is time. Sure enough, there’s no better reason to gather the family and create a time capsule to record memories of the present, to look back on in years to come. Read more
  • How To Turn Your Back Garden Into a Festival

    How To Turn Your Back Garden Into a Festival

    2020 has been a strange year indeed and all British festivals have been cancelled. Not to worry though, here at Millets, we want to make sure you still get the best summer possible! That’s why we’ve made this guide on how to turn your back garden into your very own festival! Read more
  • Father's Day Gifts For An Outdoors Dad

    Father's Day Gifts For An Outdoors Dad

    Give your old man even more encouragement to get out and about this Father’s Day with a thoughtful gift from Millets. We’ve got a bucketful of gift ideas that’ll suit all levels of outdoorsiness. Read more
  • Millets Soaring Sunflower Challenge

    Millets Soaring Sunflower Challenge

    We want you to get sowing and growing this summer and to take part in our #SoaringSunflowerChallenge. There are prizes to be fun and a some good old fashion friendly competition to be had amongst families. It's easy and fun so why not join in! Read more
  • 6 DIY Garden Ideas

    6 DIY Garden Ideas

    Whilst being at home a lot more, it seems like the perfect opportunity to give your garden a well-deserved make-over. From building furniture, to creating decorative pieces, there's something for everyone. So, have a read and begin your very own DIY garden projects today. Read more
  • Millets x Tentlife Presents... Home Fest 2020

    Millets x Tentlife Presents... Home Fest 2020

    This June Millets is teaming up with expert camping gurus Tentlife to encourage families, individuals and couples across the UK to host their own backgarden or home festival for a weekend of music, food, camping and fun. Get Involved! #MyHomeFest Read more
  • Gardening Series: How To Grow Sunflowers

    Gardening Series: How To Grow Sunflowers

    Part three of our Gardening Series shows you how to grow might sunflowers. They're both beautiful blooms that can turn into tasty nutritious snacks, what's not to love? Also included are tips on how to drum up a competitive spirit when growing, as well as some activities to try whilst you... Read more
  • Garden Olympics

    Garden Olympics

    The 2020 Tokyo Olympics have officially fallen foul of the current COVID-19 pandemic, removing yet another major event from the sporting calendar. With school sports day events also being cancelled, we’ve decided to put together a little guide to hosting a DIY Olympics at home with the kids this... Read more
  • The Gardening Series | Projects for Kids

    The Gardening Series | Projects for Kids

    There are lots of things you can do with your children to keep them entertained and support their education. We’ve gathered some fun gardening projects for you to try over the next few weeks. These will test kids' creativity and teach them about the natural world Read more
  • Outdoor Home-Schooling Ideas

    Outdoor Home-Schooling Ideas

    From the moment that the COVID-19 coronavirus sent the UK into lockdown, parents have been scratching their heads for ways to home-school their children without boredom setting in. That’s why we’ve drawn up a quick guide to help educate and entertain outdoors while the schools are closed. Read more
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