#Tipoftheday – Retrofitted ISOFIX!?

    You can find the whole #Tipoftheday series right here! Make sure you check it out often for useful tips & tricks that saves lives.   ERFmama Therese has completed the ‘Advanced Child Car Seat Training Course’ at TRL (Transport Research Lab) and is a CPD accredited car seat expert. She blogs about in-carRead more

How We Use Car Seats When Traveling – yes it is possible! [Guest Post]

Travelling with car seats

** If you would like to do a guest post on my blog, please have a look at this post with the information and contact details. :) **   Hi! I’m Elizabeth from Dutch Dutch Goose. I’m an ex-pat mom of two littles and I recently moved my family from Colorado to the Netherlands. In additionRead more

Back To School – 5 things you need to know about child safety on the school run

Back to school is advertised everywhere. But what isn’t advertised to highly is the safety aspect of it all, and how to make sure we still keep our little ones safe in the car at the school runs. Every year over 2,200 under 15s are killed or seriously injured, with a further 15,000 sustaining minorRead more

#tipoftheday – The QR Code on car seats

QR code checker app

    I myself didn’t actually think about this until I was looking at car seats today and saw it, which inspired me to put it into my #tipoftheday series.  I hope it was a useful tip to you!!   ERFmama Therese has completed the ‘Advanced Child Car Seat Training Course’ at TRL (Transport ResearchRead more

A Look Into: Car seat testing -and what can change one’s life in seconds…

This is a resurrected post from a good ole while ago, happy reading. Earlier I posted on the blog’s Facebook page a video that shows us a deep look into the world of car seat’s, testing and real life experiences. It talks about testing, and especially the sort that you read about in magazines, the “Best Buys”, theRead more

Dear Mr. Derek Bavaird of Jan Stewart Prams…..you’re $h***ing me!

Earlier this week Facebook suddenly got interesting. The car seat world was popping my news feed up up and away! So much that I just had to find out what the fuss was all about…  And there it was…. I can’t say I’m majorly surprised, I mean.. here we are actually  fighting with claws grabbing onRead more

Eye-opening happenings at Kiddicare 18/10 !

        On Saturday I was desperate for a car seat “shopping” trip. If only I had won the lottery….ha ha I decided that a trip to Kiddicare was in order, it’s been a few months since I was there last. I wish I lived closer! Peterborough is about 30-40 minutes away dependingRead more

RECARO sneak peak!

After finding out that our beloved Britax Two Way Elite is from around 2006, possibly older (yupp…I got it 2nd hand! Never again….) we aren’t confident in using it any more. We feel that because we got it 2nd hand and it being so old it just added onto a worry and questions about theRead more

SHOCKING Study Finds 60% of car seats are installed incorrectly!

Shocking Study

And 99% of parents thinks they are correctly fitted! According to Good Egg Safety, on a national level, 6 out of 10 car seats are installed incorrectly! That is scary!  “Figures released by Good Egg Safety indicate a 13% rise in badly fitted child car seats in the four year period 2010-2013. The figures – whichRead more

Britax TWE & BeSafe izi Plus in our Ford Mondeo -04

Caitlyn Anabelle is 3,5 years old, and Henry is now 19 months. Both very comfy and happy. ERFmama Therese has completed the ‘Advanced Child Car Seat Training Course’ at TRL (Transport Research Lab) and is a CPD accredited car seat expert. She blogs about in-car safety, car seats, tips, reviews, give-aways and advice. She’s aRead more

The “Bottom Flooring Compartments” problem…

Some of the content of this post is taken with permission from http://addictedtobabystuff.com  I have thrown up a reblog of the whole post (found here), but I thought since it’s such a long post, I’ll just post the actual email in a separate post. The email is from Robert Bell who is considered an expert in this field. RobertRead more

The Holidays Are Coming!

…And with it comes cold weather, icy roads, snow and too many accidents!! Remember now in the cold to keep your little ones safe in their car seat!!  No heavy jackets or snow suits!! If a knitted jumper or fleecy jacket isn’t enough, use an extra blanket in the car to cover them with afterRead more

“Thumbs UP! Thursday” #4

This will continue to come on every other week, as having it up every week is just too much and too little time to find what I need.         This past week I have been trying to make my mind up on who was going to be this Thursday’s “winner”. hehe ThisRead more