BeSafe – Baby

Not too long ago I decided to try and switch the kids around in the car. As a result, Caitlyn ended up in the ‘Joie’ , and Henry ended up in the ‘BeSafe’. So this is now how they look in the car, all happy and jolly. The ‘BeSafe’ is higher up then the ‘Joie’,Read more

Joie Stages – A Toddler’s Point of View!

So recently I decided to switch the little ones around, putting Henry (9 mo) in the ‘BeSafe’ and Caitlyn Anabelle (29 mo) in the ‘Joie’, and see how that would work out. I wanted to see how much room she would have, just to give me a clue really, I’ve seen a lot of questionsRead more

Room with a view…

A lot of people ask me if I’m not afraid that I wont see my rear facing children. They also ask me about the legs, wont there be a leg issue? A room issue? What if we crash and their legs are “like that”, wont that damage them? – and so forth. A lot ofRead more

Joie Stages – A closer look

Henry is very comfy in the Joie Stages. It rear faces to 18KG and can then be used forward facing as a HBB (high back booster) to 25KG. (more info on this car seat can be found –> HERE!) As you can see he has tons of room. The headrest is adjustable with ease. YouRead more

“How long does a 0+ car seat last?”

This is Henry in he’s Graco Junior. He’s 8,5 months old at the picture, he’s in a cloth nappy which does take up a bit more space then a disposable so keep that in mind. He’s a 98th percentile child of 76 CM (30inch) long and 10.5 KG. (approx. 21lb) He has a longish torsoRead more

I can’t make up my mind!

First off I want to say that I’m trying to get more readers by testing out this “Linky Tools” thing. Apparently it’s a bloghop thing that helps you get more readers. This blog is so new and it takes time, but I would really appreciated the help! So if you like my blog (it’s not even done yet!Read more

Carsickness – NOT a reason to Forward Face!

Carsick…most of us has been there, and at some point most parents will have a child who suffers from it. Maybe not on a regular basis, but sometimes it happens. So what do you do about it? Too often I hear (or read..) that a parent chose to turn their child around FF (forward facing)Read more

The ‘Joie Stages’ now @ Babies R Us

The most magnificent thing has happened – it’s almost boarding on a miracle, there is now a highly affordable Extended Rear-facing Car seat on the market! And it’s at Babies R Us of all places!! It’s the Joie Stages. It has a rear-facing limit of 18kg (40lb), and a forward facing limit of 25kg (55lb).  Basically a veryRead more

Rearfacing Toddlers!

This is from today. CA (the girl) is in a BeSafe x3 IZI Combi ISOFIX, and H is in a Britax First Class Plus. He will soon be moving on to the Britax Two Way Elite as the Britax FCP has a rear-facing limit of 13kg, and he’s almost 11kg at 8 months. //Q: WhatRead more

Work Work I grumble..

So! I’ve now updated the “Approved Rear-Facing Car Seats” tab at the top, so that when you hover your mouse over it, you can see I’ve put in all the BeSafe seats. Each one has it’s own page with a picture, and some info on the seat. They also have an installation video. I’m goingRead more

Well now I’ve done it!

Oh yes! I’ve started this blog now, it’s slowly getting there. I’m still putting in stuff, there’s still stuff to add, but I do have kids and a hubby so I can’t spend all day in front of the box even though I do want to get everything sorted! If you want to read aboutRead more

Tell Me!

As a start for the blog, it would be great to see where people stand on the matter so I can easier find out what I need to work on information wise. I hope as many of you will participate as possible!  :D <div style=”width:165px;padding:0px;margin:0px;border:0px;line-height:0px;”><a target=”_blank” href=”http://www.tots100.co.uk” title=”TOTS 100 – UK Parent Blogs”><img style=”width:165px;height:110px;border:0px;margin:0px;padding:0px;” title=”TOTSRead more