I think there are certain things in life that you should indulge in. A good winter coat? Absolutely. Chocolate? Yes of course. The thing that I love to indulge the most in is homeware, I could browse the web for hours looking at interiors and furniture. Noe & Zoe have created a wonderful range of soft furnishings for your kids that both of you will enjoy.
Cybex has previously focussed primarily on beautifully designed car seats and prams often found being pushed around by a long list of celebs, and although very fashion friendly with their brilliant designer collaborations, they are strictly for use outside the home. So how happy was I, when Cybex founder Martin Pos partnered up with interior designer Marcel Wanders and to bring us a new line of interior delights that I would proudly display in my very own castle. Including their first release – ‘Hausschwein’ or, as us Brits would call it a ‘House Pig’.
Meet Rabbit, a playful daredevil who’s mischievous adventures will bring a smile to your child’s face. And you know how the saying goes – happy child, happy life – or is that wife and life? Either way look here…
So my girls are 9. And afraid of the dark. “Mumeeee can you close my cupboard doors. All of them. Is it babyish that I think there are monsters inside?” asks Minnie. Err, no. I have NEVER to this day, gone to sleep with a cupboard door or drawer even a tiny bit open.
So as well as closing the doors firmly, my girls need a bit of night-light action in their rooms, to reassure them I guess. This I cannot relate to, I cannot cope with even a tiny chink of light. My friends and family often refer to me as the only person they know who wears an eye mask and ear plugs outside of a plane. But if my girls need something to comfort them at night, they get it. Happy kids, are sleeping kids which equal sleeping parents.
But but BUT, if you are going to do them a night-light, it needs to be stylish. So how delighted was I, to spot these guys..
Spring is kind of happening. The clocks are changing shortly, there’s a whisper of warmth in the sun, blossom has started to come out. It’s time to get your kids planting. Let them see if they have what it takes to be a good mummy or daddy, and consider someone other than themselves. Feeding, watering – watching it grow. And I have the perfect vessels for this – Peropons. Look at these playful guys…