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 straight forward as possible. I am always coming across new products for kids, so I've compiled a list of travel [...]

By | 2017-06-03T15:31:22+00:00 May 12th, 2017|Tried and Tested|0 Comments

Five reasons why every kid needs a Plane Pal

As an avid traveller, I am always on the lookout for new innovative products that will make our lives easier when it comes to travelling with kids! I was therefore super excited to come across Plane Pal. I haven't seen many other products on the market that utilises the unused space in front of a child [...]

By | 2017-06-03T01:30:51+00:00 March 18th, 2017|Tried and Tested|5 Comments

Toddler hand luggage essentials

People regularly ask what we bring on a journey for our two year-old Esmé. The main aim of the game is to keep her entertained for the entire flight / train or car journey and prevent any public melt downs! The second goal is to ensure she is as comfortable as possible. Being a [...]

By | 2017-02-15T18:26:03+00:00 February 15th, 2017|Travel Tips, Tried and Tested|1 Comment

Aide de Camp – Nadine travel bag

 I am always trying to minimise packing in a bid to be as hands free as possible with a toddler. However this doesn't always work out. I consistently seem to be the one in the queue, bag on floor, pulling it apart looking for the passport, the credit card or the dummy! It's always right [...]

By | 2016-09-28T11:40:04+00:00 September 28th, 2016|Tried and Tested|Comments Off on Aide de Camp – Nadine travel bag

The Naturalmat role-up travel mattress

With Esmé ever-growing I just need to accept she can't fit into a pop-up travel cot anymore! Instead I need to find alternatives. As we all know travel can sometimes be uncomfortable. With our travel hectic lifestyle, I do worry about Esmé not having home comforts. I was therefore intrigued to learn about the Naturalmat [...]

By | 2016-07-23T19:57:09+00:00 July 23rd, 2016|Tried and Tested|Comments Off on The Naturalmat role-up travel mattress

i-Angel carrier, hipseat and toddler backpack review

As a keen baby-wearing mum, comfort and support is everything for both Esmé and I. Something you will not know is I have a congenital hip defect which had led to multiple operations since the age of 12. Therefore weight distribution and support is extremely important to me.  I had felt like maybe the baby-wearing [...]

By | 2016-07-06T21:45:35+00:00 July 6th, 2016|Tried and Tested|Comments Off on i-Angel carrier, hipseat and toddler backpack review

Mountain Buggy Urban Jungle

A review of the Mountain Buggy Urban Jungle Now that we are back in the UK, we have been doing a little more local exploring, whether it's in Central London or in the forest in the South West of England. As I've previously mentioned I am a baby wearing enthusiast, however sometimes you just need [...]

By | 2016-04-06T19:52:51+00:00 April 6th, 2016|Tried and Tested|Comments Off on Mountain Buggy Urban Jungle