The Facts of Extended Rear Facing Car Seats

FACTS OF ERF

Most people are aware of the infant car seats being rear facing, or facing backwards as some would say. This is the first car seat you buy when having a baby. But did you know that when it’s time to buy a new car seat for your baby – once they have outgrown their infantRead more

CHICCO COSMOS CAR SEAT – VOLUNTARY RECALL ANNOUNCEMENT

Chicco is announcing a voluntary recall  Chicco Cosmos car seats sold between 28 February and 24 May 2017. The product (Chicco Cosmos, ref. 79163) can be identified through the number 04444637 on the homologation label (A) and by the serial number (B) on each product: only serial numbers from 00000001 to 00025152 are affected.  Read more

Keep Your Family Safe: Knowing The Causes Of Accidents

We all want to keep our families safe, and one of the most important places where this needs to happen is on the roads. When you are driving with your family in tow, you need to feel as safe and secure as possible. If you don’t, it can quickly mean that you and your familyRead more

Working With ‘Alder Hey Children’s Hosptial’

Oli Soft Toy

  We are so happy to announce that in 2017 we will be working with ‘Alder Hey’ Children’s Charity. We are proud to be partnering up with Alder Hey Children’s Hospital and Charity this year! To help promote their important work and especially help make ‘Alder Hey in the Park’ a truly world-class, patient-friendly hospitalRead more

Killer Car Seats Sold Online!

killer car seats

In light of some news I just saw, I decided to write a quick little post about…online shopping…but you will also find these around places like Gumtree and Facebook selling groups.   I love shopping online! I really do. I come across quite a few nice deals there and I’ve done some very good bargains!Read more

Disabled Airbag May Go Off – Debunking Myths #1

myth debunking 1 - airbags

A Disabled Airbag May Go Off Is perhaps the most common myth regarding front seat car seat safety. And it’s simply not true. It simply does not happen when you are able to disable the airbag in your vehicle either by a key or a button! NB! Always check your vehicle manual’s instructions regarding disablingRead more

Happy Birthday Caitiebelle! :)

On the 13th of January 2012, it was decided that Caitlyn Anabelle had to come out with an emergency C-Section. She was then 34W gestation and we had been in the hospital for 12 days. The whole pregnancy with Caitiebelle was really hard. I was quite ill with a condition called ‘Hyperemesis Gravidarum’ (HG) whichRead more

Current EU Booster Seat Regulation Changes

New booster law

  Changes to Current EU Booster Seat Law Goes Live in March This is something that’s been discussed back and forth and it’s been circulating around the net for a little while now. However I have seen a lot of wrong info regarding this new amendment to the law – so I have taken itRead more

Product Recall – Mamas & Papas Group 123 Car Seats

  PRODUCT RECALL – MAMAS & PAPAS GROUP 123 CAR SEATS   The seats affected are: – Mamas & Papas Nembus – Mamas & Papas Aureus – Mamas & Papas Altair. All are Group 123 car seats. You can identify the seat by comparing the orange label on the back with the one shown above.Read more

There Is A New Car Seat Law On The Way?

A couple of weeks ago I opened my email and was pleasantly surprised to find a small article published on the Nursery Today website regarding the new car seat law confusion. What made me all giddy though was reading that there is going to be an open seminar discussing all this! And we will ofRead more

Head Flop vs. Upper Body Disproportion – only one kills

Head Flop vs. upper body disproportion

  PDF File downloadable from here: CLICK ME     It  goes under numerous names; head flop, head drop, head loll, head this and head that. And did you know that it’s an extremely common thing to happen to children in car seats? Did you also know that this is actually not a medical safetyRead more

What happened when the blog went offline?

Today has NOT been a good day for me… but I am happy to at least say that the blog is back up again after a major fck up from my self, totally my own fault and it’s just one of those things where you just have to take the experience as a learned lessonRead more