What Are You Missing When Buying A Family Car?

Most of us go through several cars in our lifetime. From the excitement of buying our first set of wheels to upgrading to something shiny and sporty in our footloose and fancy-free days, there are different considerations for different times in our lives. And then, if you choose to start a family, priorities shift againRead more

Why Choosing a Family Car Isn’t as Hard as You Think

Finding the best family car for your needs comes with many challenges and considerations. There are so many different types of vehicles now that it can often seem impossible given all the choices. Whether it’s a small hatchback for city use, a large SUV for a big family or even a pickup truck for utility,Read more

Is It Ever Safe To Purchase A Used Car For Your Family?

Is It Ever Safe To Purchase A Used Car For Your Family_

A lot of parents will be worried about purchasing a used car, particularly if it’s going to be the vehicle that they chauffeur their kids around in. This is understandable as there are certainly nightmares that you can experience when you buy a used vehicle. For instance, some nasty sellers on the market will buyRead more

Things You Should Take Care of Before Moving House

Things You Should Take Care of Before Moving House

Moving with kids can be stressful and exhausting. There are so many things to remember, and there’s never enough time. If you would like your move to go smoothly, you should make a comprehensive list of things to take care of, so you can address them one at a time. Below you will find aRead more

Relocating? Moving Day Tips For Those With Children

Relocating_ Moving Day Tips For Those With Children

Moving home is never easy no matter the circumstances. After all, there is nothing fun about packing up your entire life and then moving it somewhere else, even if the end result is worth it! Matters only get even more complicated when you add children to the mix. But it doesn’t need to be thisRead more

BeSafe izi Plus Car Seat Review

BeSafe izi Plus

BeSafe izi Plus Stats Weight range: 0-25 kg (approx. from 6 months old to 5 years old) Installation: Seatbelt install Lowest harness height:  27cm Highest harness height: 38cm Cabin space required: 91cm Wash: 30° hand wash cycle and hang to dry PLUS TESTED RRP: £379.99 Having passed the Swedish Plus Test and being announced as test winnerRead more

Three S’s To Help You Speed Into The Safe Lane

Nobody hits the road with the intention of putting themselves, or their families, in danger. That would be illogical. Yet, without realizing it, many of us do just that each time we head out. Failure to adhere to safety standards leaves us, and our passengers, at risk. Many drivers lure themselves into a false senseRead more

Do I need An Infant Car Seat For a Newborn

Of all the baby products we stress around the shops to get – the car seat is perhaps one of the most important ones. After all, it’s the one device that will save your child’s life should you ever have an accident! But what type of car seat should you be getting? “Do I needRead more

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

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

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! Under Regulations ECE R44 04, seats must, amongst other requirements, undergo: A frontal collision testing at a speed of 50km/h ARead more

Are The Old Ones The Best? Buying A Safe Used Car

The thing about new cars is that they are expensive, expensive to buy, expensive to run, and expensive to maintain. And when you’re looking for a car that suits your own needs as well as the needs of your family, you can wonder if a used car is just as good as a new carRead more

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