Pregnancy & baby

Last minute Christmas gift for a new parent

WHEN I was pregnant with Rafael, my first son, I spent ages investigating bath care for children and more »

Hape Walk-A-Long Snail

I STARTED a mummy blog called The Mum Diary soon after I had my son Rafael, mainly to counteract more »

The cutest bike on the block

I love this bike from Hape (given to my son for his birthday) but not quite as much more »

Cheeky monkeys for a cheeky monkey

LIFE is getting more hectic as Rafa gets closer and closer to turning two.  Some toys he keeps more »

Celebrating 35 years of Dear Zoo at London ZSL

MUCH-LOVED book Dear Zoo is turning 35 this year and to celebrate London Zoo have created a story more »

We heart wooden toys by Hape

BUYING Christmas gifts can be super easy… or massively difficult!! It all depends on the recipient. My son more »

Musical fun for kids: Early Melodies Rainbow Xylophone & Tambourine from Hape

MY FAVOURITE kids’ toys are all the classic wooden ones, and despite my child loving bright plasticky things, more »

Little Creatures Festival at London Zoo

TAKING your one-year-old to the Zoo has to be one of the greatest pleasures in life.  Rafael was more »

Time to stock up on Vitamin D supplements

THERE’S so much to remember as a new-ish mum, and the things that I need huge reminder signs more »

The Review: Hape’s Wooden Baby Walker with Blocks

BABY milestones are such a pleasure.  The first six months of having a newborn are a hard slog more »