Child Safety

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SwimFin Kids Swimming Buoyancy Aid £15.26 @ Amazon

I have been waiting a long time for the SwimFin Kids Swimming Buoyancy Aid to drop in price. Today it has on Amazon. Now, instead of having to pay over £21 for one, I only need to stump up £15.26. I haven't ever seen these under £20 before, never mind £16. It's just the blue…

Adjustable Wrist Link £2.45 Delivered @ eBay Store: 2013 Happy Tree

It's coming up for the Summer, and it's nice to go for walks and go exploring. However, little tots need to be kept by your side in dangerous or unfamiliar spaces - thing is they want their independence too. That's where an Adjustable Wrist Link comes in handy. eBay Seller: 2013 Happy Tree sells them…

Soltan Family Suncream Lotion Pack £14 + Free Gift @ Boots

The sun started shining for a day or two the other day so I immediately ran out and bought some sun cream, I couldn't believe the price of it! It was around £10 a bottle at Boots for their Soltan kids range but needs must. However I have just spotted this Soltan Family Suncare Lotion…

Kidde 7DCO Carbon Monoxide Alarm £11.99 (was £30.75) @ Amazon

If you don't have a Carbon Monoxide Alarm in your home they are a must-buy for safety, and this one is a bargain price. The Kidde 7DCO Carbon Monoxide Alarm has more than 60% off right now, making it just £11.99 and the lowest price it has been for some time. Click here for the…

Babydan Baby Steps £10 @ Tesco Direct

I had never even known that such a thing existed as the Babydan Baby Steps. They elevate the top end of the cot so that congested or colicky babies can get enough relief to sleep. They are reduced at Tesco Direct from £15 to just £10. Click here for the Babydan Baby Steps @ Tesco…

Babydan Premier Pressure Indicator Safety Stair Gate £7 @ Tesco Direct/Amazon (Expired)

EDIT: Now out of stock at Tesco, and Amazon have increased the price. If you are needing a Baby Gate, then go grab your purse, because this Babydan Premier Pressure Indicator Safety Stair Gate is an absolute steal. It's only £7, yup, just £7 at both Tesco Direct and Amazon! It's £27.99+ everywhere else, so…

Disney Cars Bike Helmet £3.75 @ Tesco Direct (Expired)

If your little one has just gotten their first bike, skateboard or scooter, then they'll need a helmet too. Worry not, you don't have to spend a fortune as this Disney Cars Bike Helmet from Tesco Direct is reduced from £15 to just £3.75. Click here for the Disney Cars Bike Helmet @ Tesco Direct*…

Nextbase 101 Dash Cam With 8GB SD Card £39.99 @ Argos

If there was ever a time I wish I had a Dash Cam on my car it was this morning. I had to drive to the Dental Hospital and whilst doing so I was overtaken by a speeding Taxi Driver, doing about 40-50 mph in a 30 zone. They are very popular nowadays and can…

Summer infant Retractable Gate £46.20 @ Tesco Direct

I was once told my house resembled a prison with all the stair gates on every door. Right enough, the bog standard white metal ones, aren't the homeliest looking but do the vital job of keeping tots (and dogs) safe. The Summer Infant Retractable Gate is as stylish as you can get with a safety…

Lindam Sure Shut Axis Baby Gate £15 @ Boots

Safety Gates are a must when your baby starts getting mobile, and Boots have reduced the price of this Lindam Sure Shut Axis Baby Gate to just £15, down from £24. Click here for the Lindam Sure Shut Axis Baby Gate @ Boots* These are pressure fit gates, so they don't need to be screwed…

FREE 'Life Saving' CPR Babygrow From St John Ambulance & Tesco (Expired)

Would you know what to do if your baby stopped breathing? Last year, St John Ambulance research found that only one in four parents would know what to do in this scenario – despite most saying that this was the first aid emergency that they fear the most. To help spread the word on what…

Mamas & Papas Red Baby Snug Now £29 (was £39) @ Mamas & Papas

When I had my daughter I bought her an all singing, all dancing baby bouncer. It did it all apart from feed and change her and do you know what, she hated it! I had to quickly change tack and try a baby seat. We bought a Bumbo chair and she was so much happier…

FREE 'Be Dog Smart' Safety Workshops For Parents & Children With Dogs Trust

Is your child scared or apprehensive around dogs? There are workshops ran by the Dogs Trust that can help your little one through that. They are completely FREE of charge, and can really help, especially if a family member has a pet dog or your child is around them frequently. Is you don't fancy it,…

Tikk Tokk Nanny Panel 12 Piece Playpen £40.99 Delivered @ eBay: Argos

As a parent, you either like Playpens or you don't. Personally, I used them for when I had housework to do around the house or if I need to use the toilet. We paid around £70 for our Playpen and to be honest it resembled a mini prison. Look at the Tikk Tokk Nanny Panel…

How To Keep Babies And Children Safe In Hot Weather

Temperatures are expected to soar this week as we enter a heatwave, and although it's great to finally see the sunshine and play outside we all want to keep safe at the same time. There are many ways we can help to keep babies and children cool in extremely warm conditions, and as young babies…