5 FAMILY FRIENDLY PLACES TO VISIT IN LONDON THIS CHRISTMAS

On most outings with baby Ava, I usually also have her carrier, pram, car seat, and baby bag in tow, and I realised that exploring London with a baby can sometimes be a little tricky as not all places are family friendly, particularly with the limited space in the capital, the narrow aisles, absence of…

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GUEST POST: DAVID FROM ‘LIFE WITH BENJAMIN’ ON SURVIVING THE MOM’S PLAYGROUP AS A DAD

As part of a new guest post series, with an aim to share and be inspired by amazing parents all around the globe, I chatted to David, a stay at home Dad from Canada who authors the witty and hilarious blog, Life with Benjamin. In between Dad duties to his adorable son Benjamin, he took the time…

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MONTHLY BRAND EDIT: SARGOSSA

Since becoming a mum, everything I wear has a certain level of comfort as I am constantly on the go with a new baby. Now that my feet have somehow managed to return back to their pre-pregnancy size, I am always on the look out for comfortable stilettos. This essentially means, heels which I can…

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NURTURING MUMS: THE VALUE IN POSTNATAL COURSES

I recently had the pleasure of attending the Nurturing Mums postnatal course held in Blackheath, London over the past five weeks and have been blown away by the advice I received, and not to mention the fun I had along the way and the lovely mothers I met and still keep in contact with. Before…

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OUR TRAVEL DIARIES: SUMMER COUPLE DESTINATIONS

There is nothing more exciting than counting down the days before you dust off your suitcases, pack your bags and set off for a summer holiday with your other half, hopefully somewhere as far flung as possible from the everyday routine. I am sure for many, an ideal summer getaway consists of sun, sand and…

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9 NEWBORN ESSENTIALS: THE FIRST MONTHS AT HOME

As new parents we discovered that the wide world of baby products is vast and immense and from the beginning we were bombarded with baby industry marketing. When you think of it, the list of ‘newborn essentials’ presented to new parents is mind boggling. One could look at this list and feel pressured to buy…

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STEMS CELLS: THE MIRACULOUS BLOOD IN YOUR BABY’S UMBILICAL CORD

My husband and I were at a Baby Show recently and walked past a stem cell storage bank display. We didn’t really stop to think about it in more detail as we were making our way over to the popular pram and cot displays. However, we did make a mental note to have a look into…

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GIVING BIRTH: THE HOSPITAL BAG CHECKLIST

I spent as much time as I could circumventing my duties when it came to packing my hospital bag as I was a little unsure of where to start. As this is our first baby, I had the overarching belief I would fail to pack something extremely important and then receive a look of disdain…

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PREGNANCY APPS AND BOOKS: THE BEST OF EDIT

Any mum or dad to be knows there is a plethora of pregnancy literature out there, and at first it may seem a little overwhelming trying to sift through it all to find the most helpful, relevant and accurate information. With this mind, I thought I would compile a list of apps and books that…

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BUGABOO CAMELEON³ CLASSIC COLLECTION: THE LOWDOWN

As this is our first baby, my husband and I were initially a little confused as to which pram we should choose. The complex world of perambulators (which I discovered is the uber posh term for a four wheeled baby carrying buggy) was tough to navigate and we really didn’t know where to start. In light of…

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