What are you looking for?

Family

Travel

Travelling with babies can be difficult, so look at holiday advice and hotel reviews written by real parents with children.

Virgin Holidays launches packages for single parents - and it could save families up to £1000

Richard Branson's firm is offering up the holidays in a very glamorous location... Virgin holidays is launching a new initiative that could help single parents save money on their family holidays. T…

Read More »

Water park and polynesian lodge resort, BENIDORM

THE MAGIC NATURA ANIMAL WATERPARK AND POLYNESIAN LODGE RESORT, BENIDORM with Onthebeach.co.uk The Magic Natura Animal Waterpark And Polynesian Lodge Resort in Benidorm ticked all the boxes for a fami…

Read More »

How to pack when travelling with children

When traveling with your children, you must consider things that might affect them, during your vacation. Although some things might seem trivial or obvious, proper planning or lack thereof of things …

Read More »

London's Parks and Green Spaces

Enjoy London's Green Spaces If you're planning to visit the UK, you're probably heading to London to see the sights. But when you need a break, make the most of its splendid parks and wild areas for …

Read More »

The Toddler Day Out

“Let’s have a group day out!”, announced the organiser of our local toddler group. My initial reaction was positive. I told her to count us in and paid my tenner. It was arranged that we travel by mi…

Read More »

Advice on moving home with three children

...or to be exact, moving to a house on an island with three children aged 4, 2 and 9 months whilst the 2 year old is potty training. And we have two dogs.  And we did it between Christmas and New Ye…

Read More »

Disney On Ice in Glasgow

Ok I'll admit trying to keep a secret from a 4 year old isn't as easy as it seems.The fact that the secret meant getting in the car and driving for 40 minutes which is far too long for said 4 year old…

Read More »

A London Weekend With Superbreak

TheBabyWebsite were invited by SuperBreak to try out one of their Family London Weekends.Nowadays, we're all so used to Googling before we go away anywhere that we rarely think to do anything else. W…

Read More »

Wallett's Court Hotel and Spa

Arriving at Wallett's Court on a sunny afternoon we were greeted by friendly and helpful reception staff who showed us briefly around the hotel and then took us to our room.Wallett's Court has just 17…

Read More »

Bluestone Wales

A cool autumn day, drizzle in the air, the weekend looming… we needed something to warm the spirits.After an uneventful drive westwards to the delightful holiday retreat of Bluestone, we had visi…

Read More »

A Spa Break at The Butlin's Ocean Hotel Bognor Regis

Lee and I have recently come back from a short spa break at Butlin's Ocean Hotel in Bognor Regis.I didn't really know what to expect because I'd heard mixed views about Butlins but we were pleasantly …

Read More »

Thomson Holidays' Hotel Bodrum Imperial

Thomson Holidays' All-Inclusive holidays in Turkey offer sunshine, entertainment, and as much food and drink as you and your kids could ever want.Having just returned from a week's all-inclusive holid…

Read More »

Shoreline Hotel at Butlins Bognor Regis - What a Treat!

We arrived at The Shoreline Hotel with a very excited Matthew, who is 5 and little Millie who is 17 months old. Matthew was immediately drawn to the huge 'Billy the Bear' teddy in reception. Billy t…

Read More »

Center Parcs Whinfell Forest

We like Center Parcs! We'd previously visited all their other resorts and had had such a lovely time that we couldn't help but look forward to our visit to Whinfell Forest in Cumbria.It's a bit of a …

Read More »

Crieff Hydro

We felt it was time to see a little bit more of Scotland than our regular jaunts to Aberdeen along the A90 with its myriad speed enforcement measures.So we decided to spend a weekend at a little place…

Read More »

Canvas Holidays - Camping Duinrell in Holland

Camping Duinrell is a fantastic site and is superbly situated in a woodland area with a brilliant tropical waterpark and its very own theme park.The site is perfect for families of all ages. There is …

Read More »

Vauxhall Meriva

In the continuing battle between style, practicality, economy, affordability and performance few cars seem to hold their heads high on all counts. Many of the higher-end marques have found their way …

Read More »

The Volvo S40

The Volvo S40 is a small car. Unless you move around to the front and then it's a big car.If you look from behind its shoulder it's a small car but if you look in the boot it's a big car. If you sit …

Read More »

The Volvo C30

Volvo's 'Baby' Coupé, the C30 was about to change our minds about what a good small car could do.Playing about with an online viewer which allowed me to have a rotatable 360 degree view of Volvo's la…

Read More »

Splash and Play at DUPLO Valley in LEGOLAND Windsor

If you are in need of a fantastic, totally kid-focused, fun packed family adventure, an overnight stay at LEGOLAND Windsor is definitely the place to go!My husband and I trotted off on the two hour jo…

Read More »

Virgin Holidays Florida Gulf Coast

For many years, 'doing it ourselves' has been the chosen option when it comes to holidays.We have frequently been attracted by the versatility, good offers available, breadth of choice and the mix-and…

Read More »

myhotel Brighton - a Boutique Hotel With a Difference

myhotel Brighton can be found in the city's Jubilee Street in the North Laine area and I've got to say that we've never been to a hotel quite like it.It's fun, quirky, clean, individual and everything…

Read More »

Keycamp La Croix du Vieux Pont

This was our first holiday abroad with the family, and we were looking for a self-catering, mobile home with facilities to suit our three young children (2,4 and 5 years).None of the kids had flown be…

Read More »

A Weekend of Escapism at the Malvern Spa

As a full-time working mum of two, if you're lucky enough for a family member to offer to look after your kids for the weekend you ask no questions.Simply pack them up for their exciting weekend with …

Read More »

Lainston House Hotel

The importance of the 'night away' can never be understated. For those of you who work long hours, especially running a business, you will be only too aware of how easy it is for work issues to compl…

Read More »

The Thistle Hotel Brighton

Wanting to go to Brighton to visit my new baby niece, we booked a room at The Thistle Hotel, right on the sea-front.And what a brilliant choice it turned out to be. Sometimes you read the blurb on hot…

Read More »

The Fortina Spa Resort in Malta

Goodness me, sunny Malta seems such a long time ago now. I don't know why I'm surprised as it's always like that with holidays isn't it?You have a fab week away and then the minute you're back home, t…

Read More »

CenterParcs in Elveden Forest - Better Than the Adverts!

I always used to think how set up the CenterParcs TV ads looked but after actually having been there for the third time now, I know that those adverts highlight exactly what it's like there.There real…

Read More »

Butlins Minehead

Our first impressions of Butlins Minehead were positive. On arriving, we were directed to a car park especially for people staying in the Gold apartments.The different car parks weren't very clearly l…

Read More »

Center Parcs Longleat

A couple of weekends ago, we went to Center Parcs in Longleat and had a whale of a time.Nestled in the heart of Longleat Forest, CenterParcs is a town in itself..... chalets, shops, sports centres, s…

Read More »

Your Journey

Baby Name Finder

Baby Name Finder

Pregnancy week by week
Pregnancy Week 14
At 14 weeks, your baby is about the size of a lemon

week 14

Find Out More