UK Car Booster Seat Law Changes; Misconceptions Addressed

The truth about the booster seat law. You don’t go to a butchers for a hair cut so why rely on misinformed sources when trying to understand the booster seat law. The current law in place governing the UK & EU is the UNECE R44.04, and this will remain in place for the foreseeable future. The BPA (Baby Products Association) … Read More

Winter Sun Give Away

Winter Sun Give Away Winter Sun Give Away – We are really excited to announce that we have partnered with our friends over at Tots to Travel . We are giving away a Fanbubbletastic winter sun travel bundle. The Bubble Bum booster seat which you can pick in pink or black The oh so comfy kids towel poncho which is one … Read More

Why Is The Boost Of A Booster Seat Important?

Why is boost important? This question is one that has a very important answer. Although we like to keep our blog posts as light hearted as possible we feel it is important that everyone understands the importance of boost for a child whilst travelling in a car. A child does not behave like a crash test Dummy! Without the raised … Read More

Big BubbleBum Halloween Prize Bundle

Big BubbleBum Halloween Prize Bundle Big BubbleBum Halloween Prize Bundle – We have a fanbubbletastic Halloween prize to give away to one lucky winner. Prize includes The amazingly popular family Game PieFace BubbleBum car booster seat – Choice of Black or Pink Boys & girls hooded towel poncho Halloween Bucket filled with chocolate orange tangerines (as shown)     To … Read More

Free Bubblebum Poncho – Absolutely FREE

Free Poncho Free Poncho – Special offer We are delighted to bring you a lovely offer for the month of October. When you purchase a BubbleBum booster seat from our website this month your will receive one of our snug hooded Boys and girls towel ponchos worth £12.99 absolutely FREE. Our Ponchos are very high quality and they are perfect … Read More

Autumn Garden Ideas

Autumn Garden Ideas Autumn Garden Ideas – Autumn is well and truly upon us. Autumn is one of our favourite times of the year and this is the perfect opportunity to get creative and have some fun in the garden with the kids. Our friends at Sainsbury’s Bank have gave us some lovely ideas for Autumn family fun. Why not … Read More

Back to School, Carpool & Swimming Pool

Back to School, Carpool & Swimming Pool Back to school Make your car-pooling, school runs and trips to the swimming pool safe and fun this Autumn with BubbleBum’s car booster seats –  and keep your kids cosy with BubbleBum swimming towels and towelling ponchos! With Back-to-school upon us, and the dreaded school run, car pooling and after-school clubs starting again, it’s time … Read More

Back Seat Wisdom

From Out Of The Mouths Of Babes….. Back seat wisdom – The back seat of the car can be a great source of wisdom from our little ones. We asked some parents to share their funniest quotes. Here are some quotes that made us laugh…   “I get scared when mummy drives me to school but I feel safe with … Read More

Pokemon Go Give away

Pokemon Go Give away ***COMPETITION NOW ENDED**** Pokemon go give away…Win some Pokemon Goodies and a BubbleBum booster seat. Pokemon Go has now taken over the world… well not quite yet but its getting there. Kids are driving their parents crazy worldwide as the hype is taking hold. There has been a lot of bad press has surrounding gaming and … Read More

Dublin Airport’s Busiest Ever Bank Holiday Weekend

Dublin Airport’s Busiest Ever Bank Holiday Weekend Dublin Airport’s Busiest ever bank holiday weekend is coming! This weekend is a bank holiday in Ireland which means Dublin airport will see 2,520 flights arriving and departing. A staggering 388,113 passengers will be passing through the airport from Friday 29th July to Monday August 1st. Car Booster seats Abroad If you are heading … Read More

Beach Holiday Checklist

Beach Holiday Checklist Beach holiday Checklist: Free downloadable checklist from BubbleBum Are you heading off on a beach holiday this summer? How annoying is it when you realise you have got to the beach and the kids are all kitted out ready for a swim and you reach in to your bag only to realise you forgot to pack the … Read More

Lego Giveaway

Lego Giveaway Lego giveaway time. The team at BubbleBum love Lego so much we have decided to give away a prize. One lucky winner will win their choice of Lego prize and a BubbleBum booster seat: Lego Marvel Super Heroes or Lego Friends BubbleBum Booster seat (Black or Pink) Here is the fun part… Two pictures from a recent BubbleBum lifestyle … Read More

Flying with Children; Tips

Flying With Children Flying with children can be very stressful for parents. Flying for me is such a stressful experience from start to finish. Sweaty palms, anxiety, restlessness and worry are just some of the things I go through even before I have boarded the plane. I now have a 2 year old daughter and we are planning a family … Read More

Life Outside BubbleBum

Life outside BubbleBum Life outside BubbleBum… How does crawling through very smelly mud in cold rainy Irish weather sound? Well… Our two chiefs Grainne and Fintan gave their souls up for Hard as Oak,  a gruelling 10km obstacle course this weekend in aid of Children in Crossfire.  Hard as Oak is said to be Ireland’s toughest 10km Obstacle course. We … Read More

Order and Collect at Boots

Order online with Order online at Boots! Did you know that you can order you BubbleBum Booster seat directly from the Boots website and have it shipped to the Boots store at the airport your are travelling from. How handy is that! Here are all the airport Boots stores in the UK and Ireland that you can Order and … Read More

Travelling with kids this summer?

Booster Seat Laws. Are you travelling with kids this summer and worried about booster seat laws etc?  Luckily if you’re driving the family to the continent this summer we have put together a handy guide for you for some of the most popular destinations in the EU.  If you are a parent, grandparent, aunt, uncle or any adult travelling with … Read More

Euro 2016 is here!

Euro 2016 Football, football, football…. I hear some of you sigh! Like it or not Euro 2016 is kicking off tomorrow so football will be everywhere for 4 whole weeks. Fortunately for me I love football but as a Dad of a young daughter and my non football loving Fiancée I am slightly outnumbered at home. Battling for the remote … Read More

Grainne Kelly Bubblebum – Women Talking

A multi-award winning entrepreneur, Grainne Kelly is the CEO and inventor of Bubblebum UK Ltd, manufacturer of the world’s first inflatable car booster seat. George R Vaughan took time to talk through the business with her. and Founded in December 2009, Bubblebum now exports to 27 countries globally and is stocked by major retailers such as Walmart, Amazon, Halfords, John Lewis … Read More

50 of the UK’s most Inspirational Female Entrepreneurs

We are so proud of our CEO Grainne Kelly appearing in the top 50 of the UK’s most Inspirational Female Entrepreneurs. The article was published by FreeOfficeFinder to celebrate women in business. Well done Grainne what a great achievement. Check out the original article here.     To celebrate women in business, FreeOfficeFinder has decided to showcase 50 (yes, 50!) female … Read More

Tillywig toy and media awards

We are absolutely over to moon to announce that both BubbleBum car booster seat and Junkie in-car organiser won Tillywig Awards in the Parent Child category. We are so delighted More details here.

Star Wars Competition

Star Wars Competition Only 30 miles from BubbleBum HQ here in Derry Northern Ireland Filming has begun in Malin Head Co. Donegal for the new Star Wars movie. Star Wars Episode VIII. We are all big Star Wars fans here at BubbleBum and to celebrate we are giving away a fantastic prize. One Winner will receive a Lego Star Wars … Read More