LolliBop 2013: You’re Going, Right?

LolliBop 2013 Official blogger

If you're NOT going to LolliBop 2013, you need to rethink this situation. Assuming you're a parent that is. If you're reading this, and you're not a parent (why are you reading my blog?) then you should definitely not go to LolliBop - it'll be your idea of hell. But parents, seriously, you should go. LolliBop is ...

5 Kids’ Apps That Are Worth Buying

Paint My Wings

1. Ladybird Baby Touch, £1.99 This was one of the first kids' apps I ever bought - I think my daughter was around three months old at the time. Back then, she loved just looking at the primary colours moving in front of her eyes. Later, she really started to interact with it. Split into four ...

The Secret Reason I’m Obsessed With Pinterest

Beautiful raindrop cushions for kids

Back in April, I had a meeting with Lauren Michaels from Pinterest. She'd come over from Pinterest HQ in San Francisco with a team of others, to meet with UK bloggers. When she contacted me, asking to meet with her, my inner geek exploded. It was fascinating to meet Lauren. She was super nice and ...

10 Child-Friendly Holidays That Look Amazing

Review of Sands Resort, Porth

Child-friendly holidays? I'm obsessed. I make no secret of the fact that I love holidays in general. I've always been a fan of a posh hotel and I can't get enough of a mini break. But since becoming a mum, the criteria I look for in a break has changed (ever so slightly). Before, the boxes ...

Why Music Is So Important For Babies And Young Kids

Baby playing instrument

From around the time my daughter was seven weeks old, I took her to weekly music and sensory classes. I'm always singing to her, and encouraging her to sing. Watching her make the 'Twinkle Twinkle' hand movements as a nine-month-old was one of the loveliest mum moments ever. Music is so important to babies and ...

Beautiful Handmade Tutus? It’s All About TutuTallulah

Handmade tutus by Imogen

Sometimes you discover new products and get excited by how gorgeous they are. This happened a few weeks back when a friend tagged me in a Facebook post about new website TutuTallulah.com. My friend thought it was right up my street - and she was right. Founded by Imogen Uttley, TutuTallulah.com sells beautiful handmade tulle tutus ...