Review: Coleman Sundome 6 man tent

An easy-to-assemble dome tent, ideal for the whole family Our tent. So happy with it! It doesn’t look like much but it’s a cracker. It’s sturdy, waterproof, provides good shelter, is plenty big and the oh so important factor, is fast and easy to erect. Because that’s the number one thing we wanted from a…

THE MOST BEAUTIFUL BEACH
Monsul, Cabo de Gata

Some beach days linger in the memory. Looking back now on the summer just gone it’s a blur of suncream and sand, hastily packed picnics and hot, dusty walks from car parks, but one particular afternoon stands out. Monsul beach. Pristine, tranquil, remote. A broad swathe of fine, white sand sheltered by wind-swept dunes and…

Review: Baby Bjorn Travel Crib Light 2

Yes, the Baby Bjorn Travel Crib is an expensive cot, but it’s worth it. This is probably my top rated piece of baby kit… EVER!. We were so lucky to have been gifted this for our second child from her very generous godfather – I’m not sure I would have handed over that much myself…

The definitive guide to Graco Pack ‘n Play playards

Feeling lost in a sea of Graco Pack ‘n Plays? Do you think you want to get one but are confused by the huge range out there? Wondering what the difference is between a napper and a bassinet, or if the Travel Lite is actually the same thing as the ‘On the Go’? (Sounds like…

Pop-up cots

Ideal for instant set ups and quick getaways these cots literally ‘pop up’ when taken out of the bag.

Essential guide to travel cribs

Considerations when choosing a travel crib The first question to ask yourself is: When will you use it? Is it intended for weekly stay-overs at grandma’s? Or as a secondary cot downstairs for nap-times? For road trips with nightly stopovers or for a one-off trip overseas? Or perhaps as baby’s main cot with the option…

Review: Graco Travel Lite Crib

Ideal newborn crib. This is one of the most popular playards on Amazon, probably because it solves a problem most parents have – small bedrooms. In fact our bedroom is pretty spacious, or so we thought when there were only two of us! But add a full-size cot and there’s no avoiding the tucked-in elbows….

Review: Phil & Teds Traveller Crib

The best travel cot for air travel. Compact, light and durable, also good for camping or the beach. So first off let me say I haven’t owned a Phil & Ted’s Traveller Crib myself. With 3 children, I have gone through a few different travel cots for different purposes, but not this one. However I…