Tag Archives: travelling with baby


17 Apr

Bathtime snuggles
When it comes to little ones and their skin, especially delicate newborn skin, it's important to respect that vulnerability. Your baby trusts in you to give them only the very best. They do advise not to give your newborn a bath for the first week or two, instead sticking to a quick top and tail with plain warm water. But when you do give them that first special experience, what's best when it comes to product?

Personally I will always try to stick to natural and organic baby products wherever possible. If I ever do have to use a perfumed wipe or chemically infused product I imm ... Read More


14 Jul

Last week I received a new aden + anais summer-weight sleeping bag ready for our impeding holiday.

From experience I have learnt that the 1 tog sleeping bags are still far too hot for Mediterranean climates, and a sheet or light blanket just doesn't work as an alternative. Evelyn's latest trick is to wriggle anything covering her up over her face, so I wouldn't feel comfortable her sleeping in anything but a sleeping bag.  Aden + anais is the obvious answer. Soft, snuggly muslin that is as light as the lightest sheet - to keep her cosey yet cool.

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23 Jun

Or in this case not so much...Would rather be back in Italy right now. Although thank you Mr. Sunshine for a very warm welcome home.

Sorry for my lack of posts over the last ten days. I had every intention to keep things going whilst away, but as is always the case I was too busy having fun. (You can always keep up with me on Instagram though.) Italy for us is like a home from home. A was there at just nine weeks old and this year was Evelyn's début at twelve weeks. Just like her sister she was a star. If you can, I think it's always best to get babies used to travelling from a ... Read More

The first Umbrella fold buggy that can flip to parent facing – Introducing Petite Star’s ‘Bubble’

23 Aug

petite star
Petite Star have just launched the first ever umbrella fold buggy that flips from forward facing to parent facing in one swift move. What a genius idea!

The new 'bubble' is lightweight and stylish and allows your little one to travel about town with ease, either facing you for peace of mind and eye contact, or facing forwards to watch the world go by.

I was recently on the search for a compact umbrella fold buggy to take away on holiday. My Bugaboo is great, but I wanted something lightweight and compact that I could easily fold at the bottom of the airport steps, ... Read More