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Camping checklist

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Camping checklist

A while a go I wrote a checklist for travelling with a baby and last month we went camping at Geronimo festival. We forgot to take towels so didn’t shower all weekend! We forgot the raincover for the pram and we didn’t know how to use the cooker we took. We had a great weekend regardless […] Read more…

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Holiday bucket list

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  D has always wanted to take me on a holiday to Portugal and he definitely wants to take Lucas to Benfica’s Stadium of Light as he went when he was younger.  The Algarve offers beautiful golden beaches, golf courses and entertainment. Lisbon gives you the chance to absorb an authentic and rich culture. The breathtakingly picturesque Douro Valley wine […] Read more…

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Tips for travelling with toddlers

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Tips for travelling with toddlers

Collaborative post Last January we spent my birthday in Caleta De Fuste, Feurteventura. I have been looking for our next holiday and D would love to return to the Canary Islands but I have been worried about the safety aspects of it now that Lucas is moving around, fearless and basically a little crazy, loving […] Read more…

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What are the car seat guidelines?

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When it comes to buying car seats, it is seriously overwhelming. There are so many choices, ones that last for one stage, ones that last for two stages and then three stages. I didn’t even realise there were three stages! Then you have rear facing or forward facing, the money to consider, you obviously want […] Read more…

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Totseat, The Portable Highchair

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Lucas was recently sent a Hippychick Totseat* to review. The Totseat portable highchair is made of robust, washable and comfortable fabric, which is Oeko-Tex approved and suitable for babies from around 8 – 30 months. It is very versatile converting high-backed, low-backed, knobbly, open-backed or rounded dining chairs into a safe high chair for your baby. It is really easy […] Read more…

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Preparing Your Car For Baby’s First Drive

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There are so many things to think of when pregnant to get everything prepared before the baby arrives. • Buying nappies and wipes • Washing baby grows • Finding the right batteries for the mobile •  Top of the list for me was fixing the car seat ready for the journey home from hospital – […] Read more…

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Caleta De Fuste, Fuerteventura

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In January we took Lucas on his first holiday abroad to Fuerteventura . We flew from Manchester with Monarch. We were a little worried that Lucas would get bored at the airport but the time went quickly, we had something to eat and did a bit of duty free shopping before playing in the childrens soft play area. The […] Read more…

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Caleta De Fuste, Fuerteventura

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We came back from Fuerteventura a couple of weeks ago. We had a great time but I’ve only managed to do a quick post about what Lucas wore but I will definitely get round to writing about the place soon as it was fab x             [affilinet_performance_ad size=468×60] Read more…

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What To Pack For A Baby Going On Holiday

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We are very excitedly getting ready for our first family holiday abroad. Lucas will be just under 11 months when we go and I really want it to be as stress free as it possibly can be with a baby. I have put together a list so I don’t forget anything. Have I missed anything […] Read more…

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