Stuff Babies Need

At home

You’ll need these things for day to day life at home with your baby! From clothes to feeding and cleaning – a lot of the essentials are here.

Have bath time fun with the Shnuggle baby bath review

The Shnuggle baby bath is a brilliantly designed addition to baby’s bath time fun! With our first baby, we had one of those everyday standard baby baths – it was fine, it performed its main function, but it was nothing special. Read our Shnuggle baby bath review to find out what we use now.   Shnuggle baby bath review With…

Free resource – week plan for a toddler

Download our free week plan for a toddler! Adapting to a new schedule can be hard work for a little person, and any change can be tough. We find that by having a nice clear week plan we can talk about the routine of the week. Use our free week plan to help your toddler understand what happens in the…

What makes a good baby change table?

As sure as night follows day, poop comes out of a baby. Making the inevitable change as quick as possible is a worthwhile investment. You want everything neat and in order, easily to hand. To help with that, we’d recommend getting a baby changing table – so what makes a good baby changing table? Read on for our top tips!

Amazon Dash Review – a great time saver for new parents

Amazon have just launched their Dash buttons in the UK. Now, at first glance, the idea is simple, but perhaps a little far fetched – I mean, do we really need to order items off Amazon with a single button click? Read our Amazon Dash Review to find out! That, simply, is what Amazon Dash does. It is a single…

Baby bouncers for newborns

Baby bouncers for newborns provide a fun and safe place for you to put your baby whilst you get stuff done. We’ve found our bouncer to be invaluable to restoring some level of sanity to our life after the arival of our little one. Here’s our pick list of great bouncers to look at, and our top tips for what…

Best high chairs for fun meal times

Right! It’s time for our list of the best high chairs. Investing in a good high chair is a right of passage. Typically, you’ll want to look at getting one just before your baby turns 6 months old. A few top tips for choosing a high chair: Wipe clean! It will get dirty. The more wrinkles, folds and hinges it…

Upcycled meditation platform from old wooden pallets

For a while I’ve been thinking that it would be nice to have somewhere quite and tranquil to sit in the garden. So as today was glorious and sunny, I set about creating a meditation platform from a few old wooden pallets and an upcycled cotbed mattress. The finished result is a lovely serene platform to sit and watch the…

Self-hypnosis for birth – a dads perspective

When we looked at the preparations for the big day, we were most concerned with strategies for staying calm and relaxed throughout labour. Having been through an NCT course, we knew that labour could last over several days and so finding any way of minimising the stress and discomfort was key. A friend recommend “Self-hypnosis”, which to me initially sounded…