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by Baby-Friendly Boltholes

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17 of the Best Places to Go on Holiday in October

Whether you’re after some winter sun in Europe or some autumn charm in Britain, there are so many wonderful places to holiday with the whole…

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17 Ideas for Weekends Away with the Kids

The British summer calls for a weekend away with the little ones. Whether you want to keep it close to home to embrace our spell…

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BFB’s Travel Essentials…Perfect For New Parents

Travelling with little ones can be a minefield. Thankfully you've been travel savvy enough to book with Baby-Friendly Boltholes and saved yourself a mountain of…

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Parent-Friendly Places to Visit, Eat, Drink & Stay + Travel Tips!

Rainy Days with Little Explorers

April showers and rainy days don't need to be dull with a toddler. Children love to explore and often enjoy the rain as much as…

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Weekend Inspo … What To Do This Weekend

Looking for ideas on how to keep little ones entertained this weekend? BFB's here to help... Big Fish Little Fish Family Rave - Think family…

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Farm stays: Bringing Old MacDonald to Life

"Old MacDonald Had a Farm..." No parent of any child under 8 need hear any more but, whilst the joy may have gone out of…

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COMPETITION: Win a Case of Belle & Boo Goodies!

We've teamed up with the totally gorgeous children's gifts, crafts and décor brand Belle & Boo to offer one lucky reader the chance to win…

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BFB’s Lust List

Here's what we're drooling over this week at BFB towers... RIXO Issy Dress - This beaut of a dress has summer holiday written all over…

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Jenny Scott – Author & Founder of Mothers-Meeting.Com

"Oh my God! You're Welsh? I love you!" were pretty much Jenny's first words to me when we met at a Mothers Meeting BFB getaway a few years back…

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17 of the Best Places to Go on Holiday in October

Whether you’re after some winter sun in Europe or some autumn charm in Britain, there are so many wonderful places to holiday with the whole family in October time. Taking a vacation outside of the summer holiday season not only helps you cut back on travel costs but you also have the benefit of fewer crowds, moderate temperatures and lots of peace and quiet for the perfect family retreat. Here

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17 Ideas for Weekends Away with the Kids

The British summer calls for a weekend away with the little ones. Whether you want to keep it close to home to embrace our spell of great weather or you’re planning on splashing out and treating everyone to an extravagant long weekend away somewhere in sunny Europe, the Summer Holidays is a great time to enjoy a short break. If you’re in need of some weekend break inspiration, take a

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COMPETITION: Win a Case of Belle & Boo Goodies!

We’ve teamed up with the totally gorgeous children’s gifts, crafts and décor brand Belle & Boo to offer one lucky reader the chance to win a beautiful vintage travel case full of Belle & Boo goodies!   Inside the up-cycled vintage travel case our lucky winner will find a cute ‘Boo’ cuddly toy, the complete collection of Belle & Boo picture books, a pretty summer sun dress (sizes available are 18-24

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BFB’s Travel Essentials…Perfect For New Parents

Travelling with little ones can be a minefield. Thankfully you’ve been travel savvy enough to book with Baby-Friendly Boltholes and saved yourself a mountain of time/space packing ‘essential’ baby gear which is already taken care of.  We’re now stepping in to share a few of our favourite finds designed to make going away with little ones even easier; Follow the image clockwise left to right; Trunki’s Boostapack; This portable car

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BFB’S Beauty Buy Of The Month!

Right, I’ll admit it. I am a beauty product addict. I’m always taken in by the latest advert claiming some mystery ingredient I’ve never heard of and have little hope of pronouncing is about to fix all my problems. This became an issue for both my bank balance and my ‘beauty cabinet’ which had basically become every spare drawer, box, shelf and handbag in the house! I have since been

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BFB’s Lust List

Here’s what we’re drooling over this week at BFB towers… RIXO Issy Dress – This beaut of a dress has summer holiday written all over it. Versatile, cool and bang on trend, this piece will see you through everything from a day of sightseeing to a romantic meal for two (babysitter permitting!). Designed by new womenswear label RIXO this dress won’t be around for long. Snap it up  here at

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