Month: August 2018

Healthy Snacks for Long Journeys

Banana brownies –  a great healthy snack for long journeys. Excitement is mounting here about our impending French sojourn. The little badgers’ minds are filled with thoughts of beaches and ice cream, my husband is looking forward to the barbecues and bières françaises and I’m picturing leisurely cafés au lait …

Villa’s Or Hotel’s With Children

Hotel or Villa? What sort of holiday did you have before you had kids? I bet it was pretty different to the sort of holiday you have now. It doesn’t matter if it was an all-inclusive resort in the Caribbean or some sort of intrepid trekking in the Nepalese mountains, …

Holiday’s On A Budget

Going on holiday is expensive. There is no getting away from that even if you try to do it cheaply, and with airlines suggesting they may start charging to use their toilets (ludicrous huh!) we need to look at how and where we can cut some costs, so I am …

REVIEW: Ergo Pouch Swaddle

From the moment baby number 3 was born she liked to be swaddled. After lots of screaming on day two, the midwifes in the hospital showed me how to safely swaddle but said that I needed to be careful with overheating – great, we were in the middle of a …

REVIEW: Sleepyhead of Sweden

Sleep… boy do I need sleep, and if you are reading this, then you probably need sleep too. When I found out I was pregnant with baby number three, it made me remember how incredibly lucky I was that the twins were very good sleepers from day one. They had …

How To Prepare Your Twin Babies For Jet Lag

Have you just booked your first dream family holiday and realised that flying long haul with a baby may have its challenges and how will you prepare your baby for the jet lag? Jet Lag is one serious drawback to travel.  Factor in a small child who hasn’t quite mastered …

Travel Apps

The 5 Travel Apps That Will Change Your World We live in the golden era of smartphones where even a basic model can be picked up for cheap. And yet I feel we don’t truly take advantage of this in every day life. People scorn at others who live on …

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