CPR Babygrow Now Available Online!

I posted a couple of months ago about the amazing, lifesaving CPR Babygrow from St John’s Ambulance and Tesco – a 3-6 month babygrow designed to teach parents how to perform CPR on their baby, following research that showed that 74% of parents said that their baby not breathing is […]


Life Update: Elf On The Shelf, Wedding Bells & More

You’ll be glad to hear that we’re still an elf-free zone. If you read my post last year, you’ll remember that I just don’t really get it. I don’t like the idea of Santa having spies, I don’t have the motivation to change where he’s sitting every night and the elf is […]


[REVIEW] BABY born® “Happy Birthday” Doll

Remember when I was pregnant, and I vowed that our child wouldn’t play with gender-specific toys?  Yeah. About that. At first I resisted the doll craze, but I had to face facts. We have a child who is obsessed with babies. She loves seeing them in the supermarket. She loves […]


[REVIEW] Something Special – Mr Tumble Toys!

If your child is anything like mine, they probably can’t get enough of Something Special and Mr Tumble. It’s one of the kids’ shows I actually don’t mind watching – unlike many of the repetitive, banal shows kids’ TV has to offer these days, I actually find myself learning things from Something […]


Young Parent Blogger List

One of the first things I did when I found out I was pregnant; before I’d even set up The Speed Bump, was look for other young parent bloggers. I wanted to read other people’s experiences; to be inspired and reassured that everything was going to be alright. At that […]