Need a stylish baby gift for a minimalist mama friend? Swedish company The Birth Poster could be the answer. It’s a print of a baby’s outline, drawn to scale to match the newborn’s actual length at birth. You can also add details such as name, birth date and time and weight, printed at the foot […]
Everyone’s love for the vintage-inspired designs of Jools’ Oliver’s Little Bird range for Mothercare continues apace with the spring collection. Block colours, denim, embroidered patches and rainbow details abound on 70s shapes – think A-line dresses, dungarees, flares and bomber jackets. There’s also a snazzy new home collection, featuring wall stickers, bedding and even a red […]
Our fave PJ purveyors The Bright Company and brilliant book illustrator Sarah Dyer have collaborated on nightwear designs Polka Moon and BatJyms in the past. Now their creative endeavours can be found on a range of fabulous wall decals, guaranteed to add fun and style to your little one’s room. Stick up a solar system […]
If your house is anything like mine, you’ll know that too much screen time doesn’t help the kids at all. Mine gets super moody and grumpy, so we have to limit access – for their sanity and ours. They’ve got in to the habit that all devices are a treat, not a right, and they […]
The children are back in school, the decorations are down and the wall planner is up, so bring it on, 2017, we’re ready for you! But, first of all, let’s just have a little looksy at all the sale bargains out there – small people do grow at an alarming rate after all! Here are […]
I am spending New Year’s Eve at a friend’s house (thanks for the invite, Suzi) and we’re planning on having a few drinks, dirty laughing and keeping the kids entertained while they inevitably trash the house… standard behaviour when we get together! Anyway, I have been looking at how we can get the kids involved […]
Ok, so at £61, they’re not exactly a bargain, but, because they were originally £121, we still consider these star boots by Stella McCartney Kids to be a hot buy. A beautifully unusual midnight blue patent, they are scattered with colourful glitter stars and have a zip front fastening with distinctive silver pull. Guaranteed […]
These little fellas are this year’s Sonny Angel. Packed in blind boxes, there are six different Smiskis to collect, plus one secret one. Hailing from Japan, they glow in the dark and will make a cute companion for your little one, £8 each, Annual Store (order before midday tomorrow for Christmas delivery).
Need a festive outfit for a baby? Look no further than the fabulous Love It Love It Love It, where you’ll find 50% off Snowy Cottage romper, now just £9.50. Click, click!
Swoon! How gorgeous is this mini swan night light by Lapin & Me? Really gorgeous is the answer. It comes in four pastel shades – Rose Vanilla, Heron Blue, Juliette Blue and Arctic – and has a pleasingly retro vibe. And it will only set you back £12.95 from the fabulous Sisters Guild. Have a […]
I’ve been coveting Gosoaky’s humbug-striped rain cape for Kitty since I first spotted it and now, thanks to Busy and the Boy’s mega sale, I finally have an excuse to buy it. This fabulous monochrome beauty is now just £15.95 – reduced from £50 – and guaranteed to turn heads while keeping your little one […]
This is it! The last gift guide of 2016 dedicated to the papas (who we hope have been busy browsing the mamas list!). As always, it’s packed full of gorgeous goodies for the special guys in our life…. We’re off to celebrate finishing the guides with a glass of fizz or two (well, after the usual last-day-of-school shenanigans, […]
I haven’t even written my Christmas cards yet (tonight’s job), but, somewhere in the back of my mind, I’m thinking about the children’s thank you notes. This origami notepaper set, a collaboration between the brilliant Lollipop Designs and Noodoll should offer enough entertainment value to persuade them to write them. Also a fab stocking filler. […]
It’s been a long journey, but here we are with our penultimate gift guide for 2016. It’s arguably the most important, as it’s the one for us! Yes, that’s right, lots of gorgeous goodies for all you hard-working mamas. Email a link to family and friends, leave the laptop open on this page for your other half […]
Boys & Girls‘ colourful Pecker woodpecker print is one of my favourites from this season’s offerings and now you can pick up printed pieces for 50% off. That’s just £11 for a crew top, £9 for leggings and £12 for this fabulous dress. Bargain!
If you’ve been following our gift guides you’ll know that we are BIG fans of the Christmas Eve tradition of wrapping up a pair of pyjamas and a book to read at bedtime. Why not make the whole experience that little bit more festive with a Christmassy story? Here are a few new tales and […]
The Great Gizmos truck baby walker is a classic design and a perfect gift for those children just learning to toddle. The truck is strong and robust, with a wooden body with a sturdy metal handle for support. The four durable moulded wheels ensure good grip indoors and outdoors for added stability. It’s going to […]
We are currently obsessing over the snow globes we spotted over at Niddle Noddle, and if we had seen them in time, they would have featured in our gift guides. They are stunning! They’re made by Djeco and along with being classic snow globes with intricate figurines striking a pose, by night they become a night light […]
Last week we shared 50 stocking fillers under a fiver with a promise of 50 more to come. And here they are. Enjoy! Natural Earth Face Paints, £2.95 each, Conscious Craft. Set of 4 Bug Crayons, £2.90, Shop BG. Rockahula Glitter Pom Pom Bracelet, £5, Our Kid. Bike Streamers, £5, Little Citizens Boutique. Numero 74 […]
The last of our age-related gift guides is aimed at the over 8s. At this stage, they’re still little, but almost at the big kid stage, so we’ve covered games and puzzles, along with outdoor activities and traditional toys with a twist, plus a smattering of tech. Our resident nearly eight year old Alfie is […]