Month: July 2017

Top 10 summer activities to share with little ones!

An ultimate UK family ‘Bucket and Spade’ list has been revealed and it turns out we’re still a nation of adventurers and den builders! As the summer officially gets underway, Frugi, a Cornwall based organic children’s clothing brand, has taken the opportunity to compile a list of the top 10 activities parents long to do with their little ones. More than a thousand families completed the fun survey to rank some of the classic British summer activities. Those with little kids won’t be surprised to see that trips to the farm and swimming in the sea are among the...

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Parents warned after “high risk” car seat fails crash test

A child car seat sold by High Street retailers has been taken off the market after it failed a crash test, with potentially catastrophic consequences. Footage released by independent product testers which? shows the Recaro Optia come loose from its Recaro SmartClick base, sending an infant dummy flying through the air. A second car seat tested at the same time remains secure throughout the experiment. Which? magazine have branded the base and seat unsafe and listed it as a “Don’t Buy”. In a statement on their website, the magazine said there was a “high risk” that a child could...

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CBeebies Land Hotel is now open!

Major news on the pre-school block is that, quite possibly, the best hotel EVER has now opened its doors to CBeebies fans across the country.  And the best thing is, we got an exclusive chance to take a sneak peak ahead of it’s opening! As you enter the hotel, you are transported to a world of CBeebies loveliness!  The storybook centrepiece invites you to start your own fairy tale story within the confines of this simply magical realm. A quick check in and we quickly raced up to check out our room.  The 76-room hotel is split into rooms...

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Mumma – Your Body is Amazing

Mother Nature and the female body is truly amazing and sadly far too often I hear mums beating themselves up about the way they look both during pregnancy, whilst their body shape is changing and also once their bubs have arrived. Embracing the change I think it’s time that we embrace these natural changes and learn to love our bodies for what they have created.  Yes you put on weight, yes your bum and boobs changed, yet look what you now have; when you gaze at your child in awe know that they were possible because of you.  Your...

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8 of the Best Travel Cots 2017

Need a portable cot for your family holiday or a night away from home? We’ve picked out 8 of the best travel cots for a straightforward and stress-free sleep time. BabyBjÖrn Travel Cot Light Lightweight (5kg), compact and folds out in one movement. The soft mattress makes the travel cot a comfortable and snug place for your child to settle on trips away from home. This cot is suitable for children aged 0–3 years. £184.99, www.uberkids.co.uk Phil & Teds Traveller 4.0 Weighing only 6lbs, this travel cots really does live up to its name. The all-round ventilated mesh sides...

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