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Tips on getting the infant bassinet when you fly

Tips on getting the infant bassinet when you fly

Flying overseas with a baby or toddler under 2 years old? Infant bassinets offer the perfect solution! Although infant bassinets are not necessarily guaranteed on each flight, it's something worth investigating before you leave to help make your flight a little more bearable.
6 Ways to survive family holidays with young kids

6 Ways to survive family holidays with young kids

Planning a family holiday? Check out these tips on how to survive the trip with young kids in tow and ensure you all have a great time whilst you're away.
5 Great tips for doing a road trip with toddlers

5 Great tips for doing a road trip with toddlers

Taking your toddler and doing a road trip around New Zealand road is a great opportunity to enjoy new sights and explore new places as a family. Travelling with toddlers provides a perfect opportunity to strengthen family bonds as you are isolated in your own little world and can do all the crazy things you want to do!
Getting through airport security with young kids

Getting through airport security with young kids

Going through airport security is usually a fairly mundane procedure, but when you have young children in tow you may need to do a little more planning. Check out these useful tips to help make getting through airport security a little easier next time you fly with kids.
Packing for a trip with kids made easy

Packing for a trip with kids made easy

Going away with young kids on holiday or for the weekend? This quick and easy packing idea using zip lock bags will make your life less stressful whilst you’re away.
Flying with young children

Flying with young children

Flying is such an exciting adventure when you’re little, but for parents travelling with small children it isn’t always easy. We take a look at ways to survive your journey and things you need to do before you leave, at the airport and on the plane.
Tips on travelling with kids who have asthma

Tips on travelling with kids who have asthma

Travelling with kids who have asthma can still be enjoyable if you take a few precautions. Whether you are heading off to the beach, the countryside or even overseas, good preparation can help keep your child’s asthma at bay while you’re away. Check out these helpful tips.
Do your kids car seats have more germs than a toilet?

Do your kids car seats have more germs than a toilet?

Who would have thought that your child’s car seat could harbour more germs than your toilet, but a survey carried out by scientists at the University of Birmingham discovered just that. Are you aware of the risks?
Has you child's car seat expired?

Has you child's car seat expired?

Did you know that kids’ car seats expire after 5 – 12 years from the date of manufacture? Once a seat expires, or has been in an accident of any scale, the life span becomes zero. The car seat then needs to be disposed of safely, to prevent other people from using the seat again.
Choosing a babysitter or nanny while on holiday

Choosing a babysitter or nanny while on holiday

Choosing a babysitter or nanny while you're on holiday is one of the most important decisions you will make. We look at taking a nanny on your trip and hiring babysitters at your destination to help you choose the most suitable option for you and your family.
Car seat safety for kids in NZ

Car seat safety for kids in NZ

Are you sure you’re using the appropriate car seat for your little one? Do you know when to change from a rear-facing seat to a front-facing seat or when it’s ok to use a booster seat? Find out more about kids car seat safety laws in New Zealand.
6 Tips on travelling with young kids

6 Tips on travelling with young kids

It’s always nice to get away for a few days, but the thought of travelling with small children can sometimes be quite daunting! It needn’t be. With some pre-planning, it’ll be an enjoyable break for everyone. Here are some tips to help make your journey a little easier.

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