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

How to Prepare Your Car for Winter

Prepare your car for winter

Cold weather presents certain challenges for drivers and it is essential that you prepare your car for winter so that the vehicle can cope with the season’s demands on its parts and equipment.  Clint from Crystal Motors believes that preparing your vehicle for winter should be one of your biggest priorities in the run-up toRead more

How to Save More When Buying a Used Car

In the previous article, we talked about some of the tips you can utilise when trying to buy a safe used car. Older cars are relatively cheaper than new cars, plus they are cheaper to run and maintain in the long run too. Even better, you can choose from a wide range of options dependingRead more

Car Safety Statistics & What They Mean For You

Car Safety Statistics & What They Mean For You

Safety behind the wheel should be a priority for all drivers. As wonderful as driving is, the dangers are far too real to dismiss. Therefore, appreciating the facts as well as what they mean for you, the driver, should be top of the agenda. Here are four clear statements that should be used to influenceRead more

No GPS Necessary: Navigating The Costs Of New Cars

You know your car’s going to be expensive. There’s no getting around it. Even older cars tend to be some of the most expensive assets you’ll ever own and the costs don’t stop once you have the car. Getting the best deal at the start means considering the lifetime of costs that will come withRead more

Car Seats – 3 Across In The Backseat [Part 2]

Welcome back to what I hope will be a useful guide for anyone looking to find cars which will let you put “3 across” in the backseat! This is Part 2 which covers ‘L-Z’ – click for Part 1 which covers ‘A-K’.   By ‘3 across’ we, of course, mean car seats. If you are likeRead more

Car Seats – 3 Across In The Backseat

3 across the back seat

Welcome to what I hope will be a useful guide for anyone looking to find cars which will let you put “3 across” in the backseat. By that, we, of course, mean car seats. If you are like me and have 3 children or maybe you have more children – getting them all in the carRead 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 ‘BeSafe Izi Plus’ – A Toddler’s Point of View!

Following on from my previous post on the BeSafe Izi Plus here comes my complete review of it , with pictures, from a Toddler’s point of view.   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 aboutRead more

Recall Announcement! Joie Stages – Midnight

The Joie Stages has had a recall announcement from Toys R Us. You can find it here: http://www.toysrus.co.uk/info/general/trubw-productrecalls.jsf JOIE STAGES Colour: Midnight It’s been recalled in Toys R Us: Products Affected: Product SKN 717665 Car seats with the date code: 130524 are not affected. The Date code sticker is located on the back of yourRead 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