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8 Reasons to choose a baby or toddler sleeping bag

8 Reasons to choose a baby or toddler sleeping bag

Specially designed baby sleeping bags feature a lot of advantages over the sheets and blankets that are normally used for cot bedding. Recent studies have shown that baby and toddler sleeping bags have lots of positive benefits. Here are 8 reasons to help you decide what kind of sleepwear is best for your baby or toddler.
Moving your toddler to their first big bed

Moving your toddler to their first big bed

Moving from a cot to their new big bed is a milestone in your toddler’s life. Some are excited about the transition, whilst others find it all a bit daunting. Make moving to their first big bed easy for your toddler with these simple tips.
5 Ways to prepare a great bedroom for toddlers

5 Ways to prepare a great bedroom for toddlers

Creating a great bedroom for toddlers that won’t be outgrown too quickly, can take a lot of creativity and planning. By allowing your toddler input into the design of their room, you can create an engaging space that reflects their personality, and where they will want to spend time. Check out these 5 easy ways to help prepare your toddler’s room.
7 Reasons why babies sleep better in merino

7 Reasons why babies sleep better in merino

Who doesn’t love a sleeping baby! Here are 7 great reasons why babies sleep better in merino. Whether you’re using a merino blanket, merino sleeping bag, merino wrap or an underlay made from merino wool, they can all help your baby to sleep more soundly, sleep for longer and wake up less.
Baby bathtime essentials

Baby bathtime essentials

So what do you need when it comes to bathing babies? Check out these essential baby bathtime items it's hard to do without.
Make an artsy lampshade for your kids' room

Make an artsy lampshade for your kids' room

Create your own bedroom decor & turn your kids’ works of art into a unique & fun lampshade.
Swaddling techniques

Swaddling techniques

Check out these swaddling techniques on how to swaddle a baby. Swaddling simply means wrapping a baby securely. Swaddling is a great technique to calm a fussy baby and makes settling to sleep much easier. Many babies enjoy being swaddled well past 6 months old. There are many different ways to swaddle, but try these two different techniques and see which works best for you.
Setting up an eco-friendly nursery

Setting up an eco-friendly nursery

Nothing can prepare you for the momentous, life-changing event of having a baby, but you can consider a number of things your new little one will need ahead of time – including the nursery! Creating an eco-friendly nursery is a lot easier these days.
9 Great tips for painting children’s rooms

9 Great tips for painting children’s rooms

Painting your child's room can sound like a lot of fun, however, there are many things that go into creating a great children’s room. From choosing paint colours, to applying the paint and all the preparation work in between. Check out these 9 great tips for painting children’s rooms to help you on your way.
Helping young kids to tidy up their room

Helping young kids to tidy up their room

Kids and messy bedrooms are nothing new! So here are some tips on helping young kids to tidy up their room. Ideas that will help your little ones sort through the mess rather than resorting to simply sweeping everything under the carpet!
Buying guide to babies thermometers

Buying guide to babies thermometers

Would you know if your baby’s room or bath was too hot for them or whether they were running a temperature? Unlike adults, babies aren’t able to tell us how they’re feeling, so thermometers designed for babies and small children are important pieces of equipment that help take out some of the guess work. Check out these useful tips on things you need to know about thermometers for babies.
Make your own coloured ice cubes

Make your own coloured ice cubes

Have a go at this super easy summer activity. Kids will have lots of fun playing outside with these coloured ice cubes on a sunny day. They're great for playing with at bath time and on highchair trays too!

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