We’ve had our first look at the Babyzen YoYo today and we are ready to put it to the ‘BrightonMums.com test’ over the next weeks. Pitched as the most compact buggy ever imagined (52 x 44 x 18 cm when folded), the 5.8kg stroller has been designed with city parents and travellers in mind. It’s been unpacked, unfolded and comfort-tested by Boo, who is 19 months old, plus an initial height test by Daddy who [...]
There is so much to prepare when expecting a new baby – not least creating a space for your little one. One general piece of advice is to avoid going for a ‘nursery’ décor scheme, as the baby’s first years will speed by, quickly outgrowing an overly youthful theme. But what else should you consider when decorating a nursery room? The essentials Sufficient storage space is vital in a nursery. A chest of drawers will use the [...]
Everything I look at at the moment is pointing me to seriously consider the options for my child’s future. Firstly with trying to get your savings accounts in the right place for you (sites like www.bmsavings.co.uk are really helpful) and this year it is where will my daughter go to primary school.
You may still be having a panic about Valentine’s but we found a fab new site worth a mention! ChuckleMonster have some great options for every taste. Whether you are sending the card or your mini loved one wants to have a go by uploading a piece of artwork I am sure you will find something for you! Just because you are ordering online does not mean you have to skimp on quality. A few [...]
I have written a few times about my weight before. I haven’t really been one for diets and so when Matt (@mattcranept) wrote to me last year offering to train me to run 5k I jumped at the chance. Since having Fizz in late 2009 my fitness had totally gone to pot. You might not believe me but when I first met Gav in 2007 I was going to the gym 4-5 times a week [...]
Despite the lure of own brand goods at a cheaper price being a sensible choice for most households when budget is a squeeze, there are some brands which make good economical sense. We’ve been testing Persil’s Small & Mighty and Comfort Pure sent to us by the company. Mightier than own brand in price but results that could save money in the long run plus kind to your little one’s skin. I was really impressed [...]