Bear Grylls launches new family car Land Rover Discovery with a LEGO stunt

Oct 05 2016
Last week I attended a star-studded party at Packington Hall close to Land Rover's Solihull plant where the new Land Rover Discovery was launched by British adventurer Bear Grylls on a replica Tower Bridge made entirely with LEGO.  Built from the ultimate family toy, the sculpture was made from 5,805,846 individual LEGO bricks, which laid end to end, would stretch for almost 200 miles, or from Tower Bridge in London to Paris. Land Rover even set a new Guinness World Record for the largest LEGO installation ever built.

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Driving Mistakes Mums Make (and How to Avoid Them)

Aug 27 2016
Driving is an essential part of being a mum. We drive our children to school, pick them up in the afternoon, take family trips to favourite restaurants, go grocery shopping, and drive to virtually every place we need to be. Although driving is an important skill to have for mums, there are still those who make common yet very dangerous mistakes on the road. Do you still make these driving mistakes we’re about to discuss in this article?

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Top tips when travelling with children

Jul 10 2016
top tips when travelling with children
Travelling with children whether a baby or a toddler or both can be a daunting prospect, but it really doesn’t have to be stressful. Prior planning and careful packing can ensure your holiday is memorable for all the right reasons. If you are flying with small children; small sachets of Calpol or Neurofen can help soothe them if the air pressure hurts their ears. Chewing, sipping water, or sucking on a dummy during take off can also help to relieve ear pressure. Pack toys and books to keep them occupied during the journey and a special toy or blanket to encourage them to sleep. Have a good supply of snacks in case they won’t eat the food on the plane.

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