How To Wash Your Car Seat Covers (Infographic)

How to wash EU CaR Seat Covers INFOGRAPHIC

One of the most common questions we get sent and that I see in our groups is “how do I wash my car seat cover?”. Now strictly (and bluntly…) speaking there is a very very simple answer to this; Read Your Manual! Because this information along with how to take the covers off/on is alwaysRead more

Travel Sickness Tips That Actually Help!

TRAVEL SICKNESS TIPS

Being car sick or suffering from motion sickness is not very comfortable. In most cases, children suffer from this now and again, but some children are sadly afflicted with this no matter what.Ask your self if this was a one-time event – was it something that happened because of something they ate maybe? Or isRead more

Mother & Baby 2018 Award Winners Announced – And I’m HAPPY!

It’s that time of the year again! If you are not familiar with this award, I can tell you right now that it’s a consumer award, and the testers are, well…mums! The product testers live with the products for 1 month and try to “put them through their paces” as it were hehe. They thenRead more

“You shouldn’t rear face because the kid’s legs are bent”

Look At Our Legs!

Working in the car seat industry – this is one of the most common misconceptions to rear facing. It’s also one of the most common reasons why parents or grandparents move a baby out of their infant car seat too early. Being a new mum or dad is hard work, and being a grandparent isRead 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

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

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

Rear Facing – Where do their legs go?

no leg injuries in RF

If you are new to the idea of extended rear facing – I can imagine that one of your worries is your child’s legs. This is one of the most common fears, so you are not alone. However, I am happy to tell you that you have absolutely nothing at all to worry about! YouRead more

A Crash Course – in Crash Testing

A Crash Course - in Crash Testing

Just because a car seat has passed standard testing – doesn’t mean it’s passed all testing. There are several crash tests that are superior to the standard R44.04 crash test. Let’s take a look! ERFmama Therese has completed the ‘Advanced Child Car Seat Training Course’ at TRL (Transport Research Lab) and is a CPD accreditedRead more