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Travel Tips: Koo-di iPad Holder

The Koo-di iPad Holder is designed to keep little ones entertained in the car. You strap it to the headrest, open the top and pop the iPad in.  It gives you free access to all the power ports, volume controls and headphone jacks.  Just like that you have hands free …

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Travel Tips: Trespass Casual Boots

These boots are possibly the most comfortable pair of boots I have ever had and I love them! Recently I have changed my life a little bit (from lawyer to blogger/freelancer) so I am now able to spend more time with the girls and I do the school run every …

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Travel Tips: Britax KIDFIX II XP SICT

The importance of using the right car seats can never be overlooked.  Whether you are using the car for a day trip, a holiday or just a trip to the shops, it is important to keep your children as safe as they can be.  We all know this, but for …

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10 Things You Really Don’t Want to Hear on a Flight With Your Toddler

Ten things that if you hear on a flight with your toddlers might make you want to cry. I have heard them all… Mummy I think I need a wee, right now… Mummy I am going to be sick…. Mummy that man sitting there looks really really fat doesn’t he …

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Travel Tips: Joie Every Stage Car Seat

The importance of using the right car seats can never be overlooked.  Whether you are using the car for a day trip, a holiday or just a trip to the shops, it is important to keep your children as safe as they can be.  We all know this, but for …

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Travel Tips: February Fashion

At February Half term we are all off to Martinhal in Portugal for four nights. I have been brave/a little tight and not booked luggage, so we will need to pack light and only take hand luggage. We have never done this before! So I’ve decided I need to wear …

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Ultimate 14 Day Walt Disney World Trip Plan with Kids

It won’t be news to regular readers that we visited Orlando in April 2016 with our three little girls  (then aged 5, 4 and 4) and their Grandparents too. I spent ages deciding where to visit and when; and an equally long time deciding where to stay.  I found the whole …

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Toddler Travel Essentials

When we first went away with our 6 month old to a family friendly cottage in the Cotswolds, we took absolutely everything with us.  We didn’t need to have done, the place contained everything we needed, but the car was packed to the rafters and we even packed a jumperoo!! Looking …

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Muddy Pirates on Hoylake Beach

Just before Christmas we had taken a lovely walk out to Hilbre Island on a really sunny but cold day. Half way out to the Island we realised that one of the kids boots had split and were leaking, and another pair were just too short to stand up to …

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8 Tips on Flying Whilst Pregnant

There are so many articles about whether or not you should fly when you are pregnant and this isn’t designed to be one of those articles.  You can find some guidance on the question of if you should or you shouldn’t fly and at what point of your pregnancy here on the …

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Three Drinking Bottles for Kids That Actually Work

We take drinks and picnics everywhere with us on our day trips and holidays. One reason for this is to save money but the main reason is because we only need to get in the car and my girls decide they need a drink or a snack, it’s like a …

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Travel Tips: ZFrame 8 Wheel 360 Degree Technology Case

We have been lucky enough over the last few months to try out some really good luggage.  We have tested these gorgeous blue Z Frame suitcases and this swanky Constellation Luggage but when these new cases came from ZFrame I was really very very impressed.  As everyone will appreciate with the average …

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Travel Tips: Slumbersac

I have been using baby sleeping bags ever since my eldest was born 8 years ago. I love the simplicity of them and the lack of worry about blankets ending up over faces or kicked off. The Slumbersac has taken this one step further and also includes sleeves, which I’ve not …

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DisneyLife UK

A few months ago I wrote a post about giving the girls some Disney Education. It was a list of films that I wanted them to watch before we go to Walt Disney World next Easter as I think if they’ve seen the films they will appreciate some of the rides so …

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Wet Wednesdays Waterproof Clothing

Wet Wednesdays got in touch a few weeks ago and asked us if we would like to get out and about in some of their beautiful waterproof clothing and maybe take some photos.  No problem I thought. The weather is absolutely perfect for wearing these waterproof suits and they are …

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Trip Planning Service for Mums by Mums

Momaboard is a fabulous trip/holiday consulting service just for families. They provide personalised, localised itineraries to suit your families budget and interests. Basically Momaboard recruit local mums (Mombassadors) in top travel destinations who know their cities inside out and who love to share their experiences to help build these itineraries: this way you …

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Tips on Travelling with Young Children

If you have young children, you will know that it is not always easy to keep them entertained when you are travelling, particularly if you are going on a long flight. There are a few easy things that you can do in the run up to your holiday to ensure …

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How to Travel Abroad with your Pets

Whether your pet is joining you and your family on your summer holiday in Spain or you are moving abroad and can’t bear to leave your beloved pooch behind – there are a few things you need to consider before you travel. These are not just for the welfare of …

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Easylock – Keeping Your Family Safe

On a recent holiday to Turkey we had interconnecting double rooms for us and the three girls. This is a brilliant option for a larger family and helps to ensure that we all get some more sleep.  It also means that we could sit on our balcony after the girls …

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5 Reasons why you should visit Giglio Island with Kids

I adore Italy.  In fact I recently wrote a post about why I love Italy so much, yet despite this I still haven’t booked to go back with the kids.  I have however decided it is definitely definitely on the list for next year, but I’ve yet to decide where and …

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Travel Tips: Diono Monterey 2 High Back Booster

The importance of using the right car seats can never be overlooked.  Whether you are using the car for a day trip, a holiday or just a trip to the shops, it is important to keep your children as safe as they can be.  We all know this, but for …

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Top Tots – Ford S-MAX Edition

As regular readers may know we have recently been asked to put a Ford S-MAX through its paces.  We have taken the car on lots of adventures, to the North East, to Carden Park, Kite Flying  both hubby and I have used it regularly for work and this weekend we …

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Flying with Babies – 10 Top Tips

We first flew with our three mini travellers when our eldest was 18 months and the twins were 6 months old.  We went to Bordeaux in France and we survived. The airline staff might have looked at is incredulously when we checked in, but we did manage it! So how …

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Top Tips for Camping with Kids

By Emily Gettins Before we had kids, camping was an easy, often organised at the last minute if the sun was shining, kind of way to spend a weekend. Now, however, military-style planning is required to make our breaks as fun and stress free as possible. Here are a few …

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