Our Toddler’s Garden Playhouse: Review of The Mini + Low Loft Bed

We are in the process of redecorating our toddler’s playhouse in the garden, and if you follow my page @LuxMumma you would have seen the first stage reveal which is now complete with the addition of the Mini + Low Loft Bed by Oliver Furniture from Skandium. This modern Scandinavian designed children’s bed is a…

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Our London Travel Diaries: The May Fair Hotel

Living in London we sometimes forget the amazing sights and activities on offer particularly for families in this bustling city. When the opportunity came to review The May Fair Hotel located in the West End of London, we packed our weekend bags and checked in to London’s most exclusive postcode. Located in the heart of…

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Q&A with Tamara Ecclestone on motherhood and her baby care range Fifi & Friends

I was delighted to have the opportunity to chat with the ultimate lux mumma and accomplished businesswoman, Tamara Ecclestone about her new organic baby care range, Fifi & Friends and to also discuss women in business, entrepreneurship, juggling motherhood and work and the importance of running an organisation with a clear eco-conscious focus. For those…

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CYBEX EEZY S TWIST: THE NEW CITY STROLLER WITH A TWIST

The great thing about living in London is the  abundance of events and sights to take in, from spending the day at the Natural History Museum to wandering around London Borough Markets. However, as with most busy and bustling cities, they are also filled with narrow streets, congested roads and busy transport routes and not a…

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THE SUMMER EDIT

Summer is well and truly here, so I thought I would share some of Ava’s favourite things which certainly help our little one keep cool and comfortable in this unusually hot London heatwave! I have linked everything below.   1. Tommee Tippee Advanced Anti-Colic Baby Bottles In summer it is important for babies and toddlers…

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PURPLE DRAGON: THE MINI MEMBERS CLUB WITH A DIFFERENCE

Last weekend our family had the pleasure of visiting a private members club for children known as Purple Dragon located in Chelsea. Purple Dragon is unique, as spaces are designed with both parents and children in mind. Think sleek, modern subdued areas for parents to relax in while also co-existing with bright, creative spaces for children to…

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NAVIGATING LONDON’S INDEPENDENT SCHOOL ADMISSION PROCESS: THE EARLY YEARS

As you might already know, my husband and I are originally from Australia, and as expats in London, we were a little unprepared for the complexities and competitiveness synonymous with the independent school system in London. One morning at my weekly mother’s group, I was asked which schools I had applied for so far. I had…

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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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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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