Extended Rear Facing Car Seats – Rear Facing the Way Forward

Extended Rear Facing Car Seats – Rear Facing the Way Forward

I am a huge advocate for extended rear facing car seats. The introduction of i-size seats is beginning to raise much needed awareness of rear facing car seats but I still find that a lot of people (including parents) are very surprised when they see my three year old in his rear facing car seat. [...]

Wedding Crashers

Wedding Crashers

Around the age of 25 I realised I had definitely reached adulthood as wedding invitations started gracing my door mat in abundance.  Pre - children I loved weddings.  Seriously, what's not to love?  A slap up meal, a few (ahem  - several!) glasses of bubbly, catching up with friends and family, a party and boozing [...]

Don’t be blue 

Don’t be blue 

It's a funny old thing this parenting malarkey.  It is the single most important job you will ever undertake and yet no training or experience is given or required.  The job description would, I think, read something like this: Role:  Parent Objective:  keep small human alive and raise to make valuable contribution to society Skills [...]

Dear Sebastian 

Dear Sebastian 

Dear Sebastian, It's been nearly 5 months since you became a big brother and, my darling boy, mummy and daddy couldn't be prouder of you. Yes we've had a few bumps along the road but you've shown us what a kind, caring and loving boy you are with just a sprinkling of a tantrum here [...]