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We didn't set up this site to just be somewhere to shop but parents are great at sharing information on the latest deals and where to find the best value.

As well as having a look at our favourite online shopping, havea look around what our Bloggers do and don't like.

The Ivy Market Grill in Covent Garden - by Andy

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We managed to wangle a table at the soft opening of the brand new Ivy Market Grill in Covent Garden. Great restaurant, great location.... this place is at the top of my list of London restaurants now....
Written by Andy

Maternity bras from Marks and Spencer - It's not just a bra. It's an unreturnable M&S bra - by Andy

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Everyone knows that customer service is key to retaining business, especially in the retail sector. Even more so when you are dealing with a new mum who will spend thousands of pounds over the next few years buying cloth...
Written by Andy

Keeping up your child's education over summer - by Andy

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We are trialling Reading Eggs, a great way to keep your kids learning during the school holidays!...
Written by Andy

Castle Howard - by Mother of Dragons

Castle Howard is one of the biggest and most popular stately homes in Yorkshire. But does it have what it takes to keep a toddler entertained?...
Written by Mother of Dragons

CLA Game Fair at Blenheim Palace - by Bloggermumma

A celebration to all things countryside !...
Written by Bloggermumma

Giraffe - by Mother of Dragons

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Vanguard Retail Park, just outside York city centre, offers many options to foot-sore shoppers in need of lunch, but since our toddler seemed determined to make friends with the giant plastic giraffe statue outside, we t...
Written by Mother of Dragons

Sorry - my kids are getting colourful food. - by Andy

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A recent highly personal attack upon one mum's quest to brighten up her kid's school lunch caused a bit of a stir. Our verdict? It's nice to see someone care enough to make the effort....
Written by Andy

Tomy Be Baby Aqua Splash n Print - by Andy

Having fun without creating a mess can be a bit of a challenge with a toddler. Wax crayons and paint can quickly become a real headache to clean up. Toddlers don't really need multi-coloured paints anyway when they first...
Written by Andy

A trip to Kiddicare in Hayes - by Andy

There's a lot of hype about Kiddicare stores and we have one ten minutes down the road. So we loaded Doofy into the car and headed down. Kiddicare is one of the fastest growing companies in the baby and children's market...
Written by Andy

Ewan the dream sheep - by Andy

Please sleep, please sleep. We've all had this train of thought at some point in time. The long hours where nothing seems to get baby to sleep. We settled on the legendary ewan the dream sheep to see if his ovine charms ...
Written by Andy

Bibisili Bibs - by Andy

You know how everyone tells you that food times with babies are fun? Well they are.... right up until the point where you have to clean up. We bought a couple of Bibisili bibs to see if they improved things....
Written by Andy

LoveKeepCreate Quilt - by Andy

After a year of great memories with James, we were left with the heart-rending need to "rationalise" his clothes. At first we thought that this would lead to a big clear-out.... until we found LoveKeepCreate....
Written by Andy