A New Baby Doesn’t Have to Mean a New Car

New baby doesn't mean new car

For the best price on a BubbleBum travel car booster seat, click here to visit our amazon listing. New Baby Doesn’t Have to Mean A New Car When you see the little lines appear on a pregnancy test indicating that your third child is on the way, a million thoughts flash through your mind. Even if the pregnancy is planned, …

Winter Vacation. Am I Crazy?

Winter Family Holiday

For the best price on a BubbleBum travel car booster seat, click here to visit our amazon listing. Winter Family Vacation.  Am I crazy? Laura is a marketing executive at BubbleBum, makers of the world’s first inflatable travel car booster seat.  “Travelling with kids can be amazing, but also quite challenging; a lesson I learned harshly while on our first …

Mom bloggers, every Mom’s go-to guru

For the best price on a BubbleBum travel car booster seat, click here to visit our amazon listing. With more and more parents taking to the internet for guidance and advice, it’s as if grandparents have been replaced by mom bloggers as one of the most trusted go-to sources of parental support in the world. Mom bloggers and forums not …

Does your child wear a coat while travelling in the car?

This question has been in the headlines recently as it seems more and more people are putting their children in a padded or puffy winter coat while travelling. With winter still biting at our heels and a chill in the air, many parents are unaware of the hidden dangers of securing your child in their car seat while wearing a …

BubbleBum Launches New Rakuten US Store

It’s quite an exciting time here at BubbleBum HQ Just days after we announced a new partnership with UK distributor bébélephant, we’ve got yet more happy news to share about our growing relationship with Rakuten! We’ve just launched a new online store in the US with e-commerce giant Rakuten, giving even more people across the country an opportunity to get …

Keeping the kids happy on long car journeys

Thanks to all our wonderful modern gadgetry, there are any number of ways to keep yourself and your kids entertained on long journeys; play a game on your phone, watch a movie on your tablet, and even if you’re driving you can still indulge in a little literary therapy, courtesy of an audiobook. Indeed, for many adults a long journey …

Advice for checking a car booster seat at the airport

For the best price on a BubbleBum travel car booster seat, click here to visit our amazon listing. Advice for checking a booster seat at the airport The easiest way is to bring a car booster seat that will fit into your purse or backpack, like the BubbleBum travel car booster seat. We all know that flying with kids is …

Do you trust a stranger with your child’s life?

For the best price on a BubbleBum travel car booster seat, click here to visit our amazon listing.   With a new year now upon us, many people are completing their new year resolutions. How many of us promised to NEVER touch our mobile phone when driving? Is this a resolution that many of us even considered? Are you guilty …

Pack the perfect Family Picnic

For the best price on a BubbleBum travel car booster seat, click here to visit our amazon listing. With the summer on the horizon, it’s time to pack the kids up in the family car and spend some quality time together. There is no better way to have fun, save money and spend time together than a family picnic! Here …

Why Being a Mom Is Awesome

being a mom is awesome

For the best price on a BubbleBum travel car booster seat, click here to visit our amazon listing. Being a mom is awesome, and hard work! It comes with a world of responsibility and you are on-call 24-7. Some days you don’t have it together, some days you do, some days you feel guilty for hiding the good chocolate until …

Working Mother Guilt- We need a vaccination.

Working Mother Guilt

For the best price on a BubbleBum travel car booster seat, click here to visit our amazon listing. If there is a vaccination for working mother guilt, they need to roll it out! Being a mum is hard, but what makes being a mum a little easier is the love of your littles, and knowing that most other mothers are …

My Back to School Routine

Back to School Routine

For the best price on a BubbleBum travel car booster seat, click here to visit our amazon listing. The Back to school routine is actual madness after the blissful relaxation of the summer and the lack of routine. Can we claw things back to pre summer and get the routine back quickly without everyone losing their marbles? Just chilling-out and …

Teaching My Child About Stranger Danger

How to teach your child about stranger danger

For the best price on a BubbleBum travel car booster seat, click here to visit our amazon listing. Teaching my child about stranger danger With the summer upon us, we cast our child’s tablets and devices to one side and throw them outside to embrace nature, to play and have fun while the weather is a little better. For parents, …

Dads, The Unsung Heroes of the Parenting World

Dads, the unsung heroes of the parenting world

For the best price on a BubbleBum travel car booster seat, click here to visit our amazon listing.   Dads the unsung heroes of the parenting world The internet has been set alight by mothers! Mothers make the world go around… well your little persons world at least! But in recent years, with the rise of the ‘mum’ influencer highlighting …

Travelling without a booster seat, is your child ready?

Is your child ready to travel in the car without a booster seat?

For the best price on a BubbleBum travel car booster seat, click here to visit our amazon listing. How do you know when your child is ready to ride in the car without a booster seat ? Firstly, we need to understand what the purpose of a booster seat is. A booster seat, like the BubbleBum Travel Booster Seat,  is …

Practise makes perfect, parenting fails and hails

Parenting Hails and Fails

For the best price on a BubbleBum travel car booster seat, click here to visit our amazon listing. Being a parent is a blessing, but it’s also a rollercoaster of emotion. One minute you are laughing at your little angel, the next you are marching the little devil to the naughty step. Life is full of parenting fails. As a …

I am a gentle, free-range, hovering, tiger Mom and proud

My parenting style is a mix of all parenting styles

For the best price on a BubbleBum travel car booster seat, click here to visit our amazon listing. Like everything else parenting styles have come under the microscope in recent years and the way we raise our children has been analyzed with different ‘parenting methods’ being given their own special labels. As a parent, this does not bother me; the …

By Law, Should Your Child Sit in the Back Seat?

For the best price on a BubbleBum travel car booster seat, click here to visit our amazon listing. Let’s take a look at where children should be sitting when travelling in a car. We know as parents and carers, we all want the best for our children and that means ensuring they are as safe as possible when travelling.  But …

Are Blow Up Car Booster Seats Safe?

For the best price on a BubbleBum travel car booster seat, click here to visit our amazon listing. Are blow up car booster seats safe for children?  In today’s blog post we shall be discussing the safety of blow up / inflatable car booster seats. As parents and carers, it’s only natural to want the best for our loved ones, …

Packing for vacation – is there such a thing as an easy to pack booster?

For the best price on a BubbleBum travel car booster seat, click here to visit our amazon listing. With the summer now upon us many parents are planning what they will pack in their suitcase for their annual family summer vacation. Everything they will bring, must be easy to pack.  If you have a baby or toddler you pack everything …

Making the most of your outdoor space and garden with kids on a budget

  For the best price on a BubbleBum travel car booster seat, click here to visit our amazon listing. With the summer now here and the hope that the sun will be shining for a few months, we want our outdoor living space to be a great family hub to spend the long summer evenings. Gardening and landscaping can be …

Fun in the sun and staying safe with BubbleBum’s Top Sun Screen

For the best price on a BubbleBum travel car booster seat, click here to visit our amazon listing. With the summer and vacation time now here, many families flock from the city to the country in search of a little relaxation and a vitamin D top-up.  It’s difficult to remember the best ways to stay safe in the sun whether …

BubbleBum’s Top Father’s Day Gifts

For the best price on a BubbleBum travel car booster seat, click here to visit our amazon listing. Don’t forget Father’s Day this year is on 17th June. Many children and mothers struggle when trying to come up with ideas for a gift to buy Dad or Grandpa on Father’s Day. BubbleBum’s own mom blogger Laura has some great gift …

How to survive a road trip with your kids

For the best price on a BubbleBum travel car booster seat, click here to visit our amazon listing. Let us set the scene…..You spent days packing up your mini van for your first summer road trip with your littles and it was not a walk in the park. With tents, sleeping bags and fishing rods in the roof box and …

This Mother’s Day, Give the Gift of Time

For the best price on a BubbleBum travel car booster seat, click here to visit our amazon listing. This Mother’s Day give your mother the gift of time. Mother’s Day in the USA is on 13th May, mothers throughout the country can relax! It is a lovely day to celebrate mothers and the amazing things they do everyday! Many mothers …

Safer car journeys make for happier childhood memories

For the best price on a BubbleBum travel car booster seat, click here to visit our amazon listing. At the age of 28, I feel unqualified to be wistfully reminiscing about the way life was back in my day.   This was just the 90’s afterall;  The Simpsons was entering its hay day, Kel was still lovin’ orange soda on …

BubbleBum has the luck of the Irish this Saint Patricks Day

For the best price on a BubbleBum travel car booster seat, click here to visit our amazon listing. With Saint Patricks Day approaching many families in the USA celebrate their Irish heritage and traditions on 17th March and it is a celebration of Irish-American Culture. Irish or not this is a fun family day out with the kids and many cities …