9 things you used to say before you had kids
It’s easy to have opinions about life with babies and toddlers before you start your own family. Life with young children can’t possibly be as demanding as they say and your kids are going to be perfect anyway...
Snowy decorations to make for the holidays
“Will we get snow for the holidays?” Everyone wants to wake up on 25 December to discover a winter wonderland outside their bedroom window. Even if you’re not one of the lucky ones whose dream comes true, here are some tips for easy crafts with a snowy feel you can make.
5 gingerbread biscuit decorations to make
The delicious scent of gingerbread biscuits is one of the best-loved festive fragrances. Here are five tips for decorating your home with gingerbread biscuits for the holidays. Add the finishing touches yourself or let the kids go to town with icing, sweets and icing sugar.
7 signs that you’re expecting
There’s no telltale bump yet, you’ve only shared the news with your immediate circle and you’re expected to carry on as normal. But your body is flooded with hormones and NOTHING feels normal.
Inspiration for a family outing in the woods
Shouting, running around and collecting lots of sticks, pine cones and stones. In our second article about Swedish parents of twins Joacim and Karolina Winqvist – the Matkoma Family – they share inspiration for carefree woodland trips with kids and great food.
Everyday food for families – simple and tasty
Joacim and Karolina Winqvist are parents of twins. They live on the west coast of Sweden and enjoy food, baking and woodland outings in their spare time. On their Matkoma (“Food Coma”) blog, they inspire families with young children to make simpler and tastier everyday food.
Hospital bag checklist – what to pack in a hospital bag
This is blogger Michelle’s informed list of things to pack in your hospital bag. Being a mother of two, she has also included the things she took the first time round that she didn’t use. And you’ll find a few useful advice if you end up having a C section. The perfect checklist!
What to pack for baby
All done! You've crossed off everything you need to do to prepare for your trip! So all you have to do now is pack. Who'd have thought the list of things you need to take for such a tiny baby would be so long? Why not use our short list of what to pack for baby instead? It contains practical tips and only essential items.