Category Mama Cool

A Bolthole Review – Wheeldon Trees Farm

Earlier this year we invited ‘BFB’s Parent Panel’ member Kate Staves from everafterwithkids.com to go and check out Baby-Friendly Bolthole; Wheeldon Trees in the Peak District. Here’s a snippet of her review…. ‘Baby Friendly Boltholes is a revelation for parents of young children like us, when they invited us to review a staycation in the Peak District at Wheeldon Trees Farm we couldn’t wait!  Baby Friendly Boltholes carefully select only

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Packing for the Beach with your Family

Snowballs & Sandcastles: Packing for the Beach with your Family   The sand between their toes, kids either love it or hate it! Either way, taking our children to the beach is a great place to reveal their innocence and wonder, as they spend hours building castles and digging moats. We talk to Andrea Astbury (founder of family-travel inspired store of Snowballs + Sanscastles) to get her tips on packing

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11 Family Travel Products To Change Your Life

11 Family Travel Products To Change Your Life   The family-friendly villa’s booked, travel insurance sorted, adventures are waiting… Now you’ve just got to survive the journey with the kids in tow. Deep breaths, it can be done. And dare we say it, travelling with little people alongside can even be fun! Here are 11 travel products to help along the way:   Keeping them entertained Journey Play Prompts        £12.00

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How To Have A Relaxing Self-Catering Getaway With Kids

How To Have A Relaxing Self-Catering Getaway With Kids Spontaneous weekend away with just a single piece of hand luggage? Not anymore. Now a double-sided packing list and three days to sort the case are more likely. Thankfully, we’re pros at stylish family travel and know being prepared will cut down on family stress – and both baby and parent meltdowns! Here’s how to have a relaxing self-catering getaway with

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Tips To Safely Enjoy Winter Sun With A Toddler by Little Hotdog Watson

There’s a real thrill to swapping the UK’s unpredictable weather for guaranteed winter sun. But ditching holiday jumpers in favour of swimwear and sun lotion is an odd feeling! We talk to Emma Watson, child-friendly travel enthusiast and founder of kid’s accessories brand Little Hotdog Watson, to find out how she preps for winter sun with her toddler: Hi Emma, we know you’re an advocate for getting outdoors at any

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Michela Chiappa – A Dreamy Family Holiday In Cornwall

TV Cook, Writer (check out the great new book ‘Baby at the Table’) & Busy Working Mum Michela Chiappa Reviews her stay at BFB Favourite Trelawney in Cornwall; ‘WOW is all I can say. If you want to stay somewhere utterly stunning WITH your kids, then this place is an incredible treat.  The house has been planned and designed from scratch and everything about it is stunning…the open plan kitchen

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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 and it was a typical example of how this too cool for school bundle of energy manages to put everyone at ease in her presence, even if, on first sight, she seems the coolest of the cool kids! Back then, Jenny was just getting started on her mission

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