Black Friday at Halfords 2017! Huge Competion and Weekly Deals!

Black Friday Competition

Halfords annual ‘Black Friday Deals’ has arrived! And every week they are adding on to their deals! It’s a perfect opportunity to get some Christmas shopping out-of-the-way! The deals are ongoing until the big event, which is November 24th!   I took a look at the current deals and being the type of person IRead more

NEW Extended Rear Facing Car Seats Coming 2017/2018!

NEW EXTENDED REAR FACING CAR SEATS COMING 2017/2018!

2017 has been a good year for car seats, we’ve had a good amount of new car seats come out as well as there now being news about Britax giving us both some new releases as well as upgrades to current ERF seats! Wonderful is not a word that covers how happy I am atRead more

You Can’t Tether In My Car – Debunking Myths #3

It’s one of the most common problems really when we check car seats or help parents find car seats for their cars. Why? Well because of many reasons, but most common are these: many cars have front seat rails that are extremely close to the floor some rails have plastic coverings – but don’t worryRead more

How to Prepare Your Car for Winter

Prepare your car for winter

Cold weather presents certain challenges for drivers and it is essential that you prepare your car for winter so that the vehicle can cope with the season’s demands on its parts and equipment.  Clint from Crystal Motors believes that preparing your vehicle for winter should be one of your biggest priorities in the run-up toRead more

Texting And Driving: Why The Campaign Against It Is So Important To Everyone’s Safety

texting and driving

We all love our cell phones and the evolving technology; I mean carrying your own personal computer around is pretty amazing. But our addiction to this device is not only causing life-threatening dangers to us, but to others as well. Let’s accept it when our cell phone’s ring goes off, we are always tempted toRead more

Winter Proofing Your Garage

Lukas Neasi Your garage may be one of the most important rooms in your house. Besides being used for lawn supplies, tools and storage it’s also home to one of your most important investments: your car. With the weather getting colder and winter approaching fast it is important that you prepare your car’s home forRead more

Car Seats & Expiry Dates: Everything You Need To Know

do car seats expire?

Expiration dates on car seats – there’s a lot of confusion on this subject, so today, we thought it was the right time to clear a few things up. Everyone with a child probably knows about the expiry dates on their little one’s seats, but the big question is – do you understand what itRead more

The BubbleBum Booster Review

BubbleBum Review

A little while ago I approached BubbleBum and asked if it would be possible for us to review their car seat. Being the kind of person I am (always wanting to try new things in the car seat world!) I decided that now was the perfect opportunity to get to try a product I had soRead more

My Thoughts On Kiddicare’s Current Bank Holiday SALE Event

My Thoughts On KIDDICARE'S CURRENT BANK HOLIDAY SALE EVENT

Today I got an email from Kiddicare with news of their current super bank holiday sale event. It featured 25% off on selected car seats! Woohoo, I thought…  This can only be a good thing! Surely THIS YEAR they have started putting up ERF seats in these deals yeh? No… not really…sigh Though I doRead more

ARGOS Has Issued a Car Seat RECALL!

ARGOS Recall

“The following RECALL notice has been issued by the retailer ARGOS Mamas & Papas Infant Carrier, Mercury Group 0+ “Following recent testing, we found that the seat cover on the Mamas & Papas Mercury Infant Carrier (Black) catalogue number 316/9539 & Mamas & Papas Mercury Infant Carrier (Grey) catalogue number 382/0971 doesn’t meet Furniture &Read more

i-Size and The Law

What is i-Size? i-Size is a new European-wide standard designed to increase the safety of child car seats. When was it introduced? i-Size was introduced in Europe in July 2013 and is running alongside the current regulation R44.04. My car seat conforms to the previous regulation R44.04. Must I upgrade to i-Size? No, i-Size doesRead more

The Joie Stages vs. Joie Every Stages

Joie Stages Vs. Every Stages

The Main Differences What separates the Joie Stages from its bigger brother – the Every Stages is the weight limit and the fact that they each cover different groups. The Joie Stages: Group 0+/1/2 The Joie Every Stages: Group 0+/1/2/3   Name Rear Facing Limit Forward Facing Harness Limit High Back Booster Stages 0-18 KGRead more