18
Aug

School Time!

Some of you are back to school and some are enjoying (or maybe tearing your hair out a bit!) the last few days of the summer break. We wanted to give you a few tips on how to make the transition to or back into school a bit easier. Remember even children who have already Read more

29
Mar

Happy Easter!

That’s it Mummy’s and Daddy’s, the Easter Holidays have officially begun! If like many other parents, two whole weeks with your little chicks seems like a bit of a stretch we’re going to be posting throughout the Easter Break with our top tips for fun day’s out and Easter activities you can try at home Read more

22
Mar

Shoe shopping one extreme to the other…

  This weekend marks the start of National shoe fitting week and as luck would have it two of my three children have required new shoes. It’s always a chore that fills me with dread not least because of the thought of three children in a small store screams of havoc, but quite honestly because Read more

11
Mar

Happy Mother’s Day?

  Mothering Sunday is a day devoted to celebrating all of the amazing mother’s out there, and quite rightly so! Having just come through 3 days of a sickness bug with my own two children quite frankly I could use a day where I get to sleep in a little bit later, have my breakfast Read more

14
Dec

Surviving your first Christmas with your new baby

Now my children are a bit older I really do appreciate how over stressed I got when it was our first Christmas with our new baby. Gradually getting organised definitely helped rather than waiting until right at the last minute. Easier said than done and this is definitely something I’m not really very good at Read more

30
Nov

We’re making a list…

The Christmas train has firmly left the station and as we hurtle towards the big day we thought we’d offer a little insight into the toys our Baby Matters consultants rate the most for christmas 2017   Sarah Carpenter is first up recommending Magic Sand. It’s great for fine motor and sensory play and the Read more

16
Jan

Cabin Fever

Is anyone desperate for some fresh air after Christmas and New Year?  We definitely had a bit of cabin fever so at the end of last week, despite it being wet and cold, we decided it was time to get active again and put on our waterproofs and took the new bikes and scooters to Read more

5
Jan

Yummy Mummy

I have an amazing shoe collection there’s even a stunning pair of Loubitons in there but three children in I can’t remember the last time they got taken for a spin, now instead of asking for a new pair at Christmas I found myself asking for a bigger wardrobe to house them! When did I Read more

14
Dec

All good things come to an end….

                    I read other blogs and Facebook posts etc, I knew it would happen, I didn’t know when. What has struck me is that I genuinely don’t know when it came to an end. AMC ran into the kitchen the other day squealing “cannonball” and jumped Read more