One of my must have buys with a new baby is a play gym.  As babies gradually start to gain interest in toys a gym in the perfect play to lie them so they can see the bright colours around them.  For me the brighter the better. We had a play gym for O and we dug it out of storage when G came along.  Sadly it looked a little worse for wear as I started to remember how we had lost several of the toy attachments as we had taken them off for O to play with separately.  When… View Post

The Go Jetters wasn’t really a programme I was aware of.  It wasn’t something we watched at home but it turns out that it was a programme that O watched at Nana’s with his cousin, and they were both huge fans.  It was the one show that they wouldn’t bicker over and would both sit down calmly to watch, and sing along with the theme tune to. When we were offered the chance to review a few of the items from the Go Jetters toy range I knew that it was something that O would love.  We were sent the… View Post

Mamas & Papas was probably the first baby shop I went into when I found out I was expecting O.  A store had recently opened in The Trafford Centre and I found myself wandering around there excited, and a little overwhelmed, with how much choice there was.  Our first purchases for O were made from there, a beautiful multi-coloured blanket and a couple of teddies, which are now living in G’s room. After that first visit I was in love and spent hours browsing the Mamas & Papas website.  Our nursery furniture was chosen from there and it was decorated… View Post

I’m a bit fickle when it comes to nappies, I don’t really tend to stick to one brand.  I can be easily swayed by what is on offer on a particular day or what shop we are in and how desperate we are for a pack.  The result is that we have tried out quite a lot of nappies. Before G was born I was contacted by Japanese Nappies and asked if I would like to review a pack.  As O has been out of nappies for a couple of years we opted for the newborn Moony nappies for when… View Post