Blog 2016-03-08T13:26:58+00:00

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A day trip to Stafford with Virgin Trains

When I think of a day trip from London, places like Brighton and Kent spring to mind. However it gets boring to go back to the same places time and time again, so, we did [...]

Breastfeeding when travelling

Whilst I know some mums can't breastfeed, and I totally sympathise, its the one thing that makes me feel safe travelling to exotic places with such a young baby. I am very grateful not to have [...]

Caring for a newborn on the road

We just completed potty training with Esmé before Quinn arrived and now we are starting the nappy changing journey all over again. It's crazy how quickly it is to forget how delicate sweet little newborns [...]

Introducing the Travel Mad Families Community

Since setting up Travel Mad Mum two years ago, I have been asked so many questions from new parents not wanting to let go of their travel lifestyle. Sometimes older family members are trying [...]

A night at Novotel London Excel

We decided to ease ourselves back into the travel scene after the arrival of baby Quinn just three weeks ago. Given it was Travel Mad Dad's birthday, we wanted to do something special but easy [...]

Mountain Buggy Juno Carrier Review

Being a baby wearing enthusiast and a family travel blogger, I have tried multiple carriers. Some I have loved and some I have hated. As Mountain Buggy is one of our favourite brands, I was [...]

Preparing for a family gap year – healthcare

Preparing for a family gap year is a task not to be underestimated. We have been planning for nearly a year already. From staring at maps, getting an idea of routes and desired destinations, to [...]

An afternoon with Nosh at La Suite West

Recently I had the pleasure in being invited to an afternoon with Nosh at La Suite West in the classy Hyde Park area of London. Nosh is a well known company that have a passion [...]

Fancy nursery V’s adventure of a lifetime

Five days postpartum and I am looking at our lonely moses basket in the corner of the room, our new little guys clothes squashed into our wardrobes and his nappies scattered all over the place. [...]

Family holiday accommodation with Muchosol

So you've decided you want to go on a holiday. However you may be feeling overwhelmed by the choice of websites on Google. The question is, which one do you choose? It's hard make a [...]

Five reasons to have a pregnancy photo shoot

After moaning throughout my entire pregnancy, which I promised I wouldn't, I suddenly became sentimental. I realised this is most likely the last time I will be pregnant, I really don't see us having any [...]

Bermuda with kids

We went to Bermuda earlier this year with our toddler in tow. We originally chose it as a destination due to its zika-free status as I was also pregnant. At only 21 squared miles, I thought [...]

A two night stay at Crealy Meadows, Devon

On our recent trip to the south of England, we stayed in two different places. Starting off with a two night stay at Crealy Meadows, Devon, followed by a stop further south. I wanted to [...]

A weekend in Salcombe, Devon

Devon is a part of home I have wanted to visit for a long time. However, we always seem to jet off to another country. I was so happy to be banned from flying for [...]

An epic trip to Florida

If you follow my Instagram account Travel Mad Dad, you will know I ventured to Florida with some other bloggers recently. The aim of the game was to try out the Norwegian Premium service on the London [...]

Travel essentials for families this summer

With summer fast approaching, we are all dreaming of our family holiday adventures. Whether it's a trip to the Mediterranean or further afield, as parents we want to make travelling with kids as easy and [...]