During your pregnancy you are bombarded by products that your friends and the marketeers tell you, you simply must have, this is a quick way to empty your bank account. Now listen up, you may not believe me, it doesn't have to be that way. Newborns are tiny and helpless and yes you will need a few bit's and bob's, but you also you won't NEED alot of stuff too.
I'm sure there are a ton of items other mum's can tell you, you won't need either, but here are mine.
1. Bottle Warmer - If you're using formula to feed your little one, you really don't need this useless piece of equipment. They are actually really slow at heating up, your kettle will boil quicker. Having said that if you are following the advise on the formula tin, you really shouldn't be pre- making it anyway, so in fact you will be cooling it down, not heating it up!
2. A Bumbo - I have to admit, I did fall foul to these cleverly marketed seats and had a relative buy us one as a Christmas present. We only ended up putting S into it a few times as she kept falling over to one side and nearly out of it. if you need somewhere to park your baby while you nip out of the room, then putting them in their pram or in a bouncer is safer in my opinion.
With the summer season just around the corner, many of you will be starting to plan your summer holidays away with your family. With six long weeks to keep your children entertained whilst the school doors close for the summer holidays, the perfect way to spend it is to go on a trip with your beloved family. Whether you decide to stay in England at a holiday park or travel abroad for some warm summer sun, you can travel whatever your budget.
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When it comes to the warmer weather, many of us will be updating our wardrobes with new spring styles. Less layers and more colour means we can have a little more fun with our fashion, particularly the youngsters. Children’s clothing styles at this time of the year are more than likely going to be cute, adorable, colourful, fun and on trend.
The latest collection of kids clothing sees many brand names creating stylish spring pieces. Whether you have a little girl who loves to wear skirts and dresses, or perhaps you have a little boy who enjoys colourful t shirts and baggy jeans? Whatever your kid’s look may be, there is sure to be something suitable for them in the recent spring clothing collections.
If you need some style inspiration for your little one, take a look at our outfit ideas for kids here.