Car seat safety first, with Maxi-Cosi

Did you know 71% of children’s car seats are fitted incorrectly*, or are completely incompatible to the car or the child? But that there’s an…

Five children’s summer holiday essentials

We are recently back from our holiday (which seems like a million years away, in the way that it always does. I keep meaning to…

A night away at Hawkwood House, Oxford

Last week we had a night away in Oxford, staying at the Hawkwood House Hotel which is just outside the city in super-pretty Iffley Village.…

Lisbon <3 and a long weekend

One of our favourite places on our recent holiday was Lisbon, somewhere I’d never managed to make it to before (despite several childhood summer holidays in Portugal).…

The trip

We’re up in Sheffield this week visiting Alex’s family. It’s our second long train trip in a week as we’re just back from a week…

Home, and away

We are home from our holiday, having had an amazing time and a insane amount of fun.  Bizarrely, we seemed to take a toddler and…

Packing for two…plus two

   Oh, the places you’ll go. But first there’s packing. When you have two children it’s a process that takes so long it starts before…