INTRODUCING: New unisex clothing label: To Be Young
We love our new fashion find To Be Young, a design-led lifestyle brand for growing families.
Launched in 2020 by husband-and-wife duo Claire & Charles, To Be Young specialises in minimal, adaptable, and quality children’s clothing and lifestyle tools.
The materials used by To Be Young are safe for young ones, homes, and the planet. They use high-quality cotton, food-grade silicone, and recycled plastic to ensure comfort and durability use after use. And it doesn’t don’t stop there. To Be Young is packaged and delivered sustainably to bring you peace of mind.
Their beautiful collections are designed around a neutral colour palette for a unisex style that can be passed on from sibling to sibling.
Pre and Post Natal Activewear, Natal Active
Introducing Natal Active, a fabulous collection of pre and post-natal activewear. If you’re looking for a nursing sports bra, nursing yoga tops, nursing hoodies, luxe leggings or maternity cycling shorts, these guys have you covered. Brilliant activewear, everything from the range will also double up as super-comfy loungewear too.
Each item in the collection is designed specifically to adapt to your changing body shape as your bumps grows. Clothes with great support to see you through every stage of your pregnancy and beyond!
Get an afternoon tea delivered directly to your door and enjoy it from home with Piglet’s Pantry. Sounds delicious, doesn’t it?
This award-winning food producer supplies a selection of freshly made sweet and savoury treats to venues all over the country, you can enjoy the perfect slice of British tradition from the comfort of your own home.
Tuck into a delicious cheese and chive quiche, classic sausage rolls, Scotch eggs, sausage rolls filled with cheese and pickle, and a yummy selection of cakes and fruit scones topped with jam and cream. You will also receive Earl Grey tea bags, so you can make a pot of tea to go with your treats! Also available in a vegan-friendly option.
Maxi-Cosi has developed a new type of car seat that offers a highly comfortable 157° near lie-flat reclined position, the best in comfort for your baby.
The Marble also comes with many convenient features and the adjustable headrest and harness height is available in eight positions, so it’s a car seat that will grow with your baby, ensuring increased comfort for a longer period of time. For the ultimate in comfort there’s also extra soft padding and an a removable newborn inlay, meaning the Marble is ready for use for your trip home from the hospital.
The car seat is equipped with an ultra-protective XL sun canopy with a peekaboo window, so parents can check up on their little one whenever they want.
Sustainable baby essentials brand MORI has launched a charming collection featuring one of our favourite bedtime stories, The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle. The story has delighted children for more than 40 years and has sold over 50 million copies, so we are sure the organic cotton and bamboo clothing and towel range will be a big hit with fans young and old.
Starting at £20 for a long-sleeved t-shirt, the collection includes 2-pack bodysuits, pyjamas, leggings, a hooded towel and MORI’s award-winning sleepsuit in ages 0-6 years. The collection launches on the 8th of February.
Gift Sets, Cheeky Chompers
Cheeky Chompers, the brand behind the infamous neckerchew, has an impeccable range of gift sets to answer all your baby occasions this year! With seven bundles for parents and gift-givers to choose from, the sets bring together a selection of the brand’s clever and award-winning essentials.
With gift sets to suit all individuals’ needs, the British born brand will no doubt be delightfully unwrapped by many teething tots this year. Starting at just £27.99 for the perfect little treat, right up to a truly epic gift for £145, there really is something for every little one to chomp on!
‘Milkin’ the Moment’, Medela
Research by Medela showed that 89% of women asked felt they never got to the end of their to-do list, whilst a huge 94% admitted they struggle to find time for themselves.
Their new campaign, #milkinthemoment is set to encourage mums to share their moment of calm or self-care and perhaps a tip or two with fellow parents.
Medela hopes to encourage mums to enjoy some well-deserved downtime when breastfeeding or pumping. Making milk is truly a superpower in itself, Medela believes you should be ‘Milkin’ the moment’!
If you and your baby are about to embark on your breastfeeding journey, read our guide to How To Pick Your Pump: The Ultimate Guide To Choosing Your Breast Pump.
One For You, One For Mum, Piccolo
Piccolo is launching its One For You, One For Mum campaign which will run this February.
For every pouch purchased in Waitrose, Piccolo will match it with a donation to help vulnerable families nationwide feed their children. To encourage parents to get involved, they also have a competition running alongside it whereby their purchase acts as their entry; entrants can win prizes worth thousands!
Cloth Reusable Nappies, Pim Pam
If you’re looking to use reusable nappies for your baby, check out Pim Pam.
Pim Pam specialises in pocket nappies, which come with a waterproof shell adorned with a charming print and fasten with adjustable snaps. Each nappy is lined with super-soft microfleece to keep baby’s skin dry and wicks away the moisture to the absorbent part of the nappy. The nappies come in ‘one-size-fits-most’ (8-10lbs to 35lbs), designed to grow with a newborn until they are potty-trained.
‘Rose’ Girl Doll & Anchor Dress, Rachel Riley
The gorgeous Rose girl doll comes with her very own super-stylish Rachel Riley outfit, complete with a comfy underwear set underneath. Rosie comes beautifully packaged in an ivory drawstring presentation bag.
The perfect gift idea for any dolly lover!
These are the hilarious, hidden tales about parenthood that InstaMums have cropped out for years: the leaking nipples, the sh*t-stained t-shirts and the truth about those bloody night feeds. Brilliantly funny and honest stories that every mother needs to hear – exposing the truth about parenthood.
Mum’s the Word gives a refreshingly raw and candid insight into life with a newborn baby; uniting mothers against the Supermum pretense and acknowledging that we’re all just winging it anyway.
Rebecca’s dry and undeniably funny stories will test any mother’s pelvic floor to the limit. So grab a Tena lady, latch on and take a seat.
On the My Baba wishlist…
Cotton Shirred Dress, The Middle Daughter
Rocky Road Play Mat, Pure Earth Collection
Portable UV Steriliser, Nuby
IN THE SPOTLIGHT THIS WEEK
Valentine Gifts From Buy A Gift
Buy A Gift have a huge selection of gifts perfect for your loved one this Valentine’s. From the gorgeous Love You Hamper a heartfelt gift that’s brimming with sweet treats, chocolate and a bottle of prosecco for good measure to the Pamper Hamper providing the perfect opportunity to put your feet up and indulge in an evening of pampering. Or maybe the Time Together Experience Box is better suited with 995 experiences for two based in wonderful locations across the UK or the Premium Escape Experience Box to take a break and enjoy a relaxing getaway with a loved one.
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