Monthly Archives: January 2013

Archie Comics Hit the Beauty Counter

We are loving this new limited edition collection of Archie Comics licensed make up for MAC. Once again the epic beauty brand has got it right. I don’t even know what Archie comics are (apparently it’s an American thing) but … Continue reading

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So Clever It Hurts

Here’s some irony for you- Selfridges have launched a marketing initiative that has an agenda in direct conflict with the very meaning of marketing. ‘No Noise’ claims ‘to celebrate the power of quiet, see the beauty in function and find … Continue reading

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Boys will be Boys

They keep saying that kids these days need to play outdoors more- well here’s one who doesn’t need any encouragement! Charlie, aged 3, grew up on his family owned wildlife park in Australia’s Victoria and it seems that wrestling baby … Continue reading

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Hop To It

Very excited to see this Gap newsletter in my inbox this morning. BabyGap has launched a charming new Peter Rabbit collection. Licensed clothing for children is sometimes regarded with suspicion by middle class parents but I think you’d be hard pressed … Continue reading

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The Best Things in Life Are Free

We admire the chutzpah of Hattie Garlick who has started the blog Free Our Kids which follows her resolve to go a whole year without buying things for her two year old son. Her life now involves hand me downs, … Continue reading

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The Rise of the eBook

As much as I am a fan of the printed page, any digital advancement that gets more children reading has to be a good thing. Research released by publisher Scholastic reports  that the number of kids  reading eBooks has nearly … Continue reading

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Tights Aren’t Just for Girls

  Proving that tights aren’t just for girls, Little Titans have launched a range of cute tights for boys that are heading to the top of our must-have list!

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Like Stealing iCandy from a Baby

When our car was broken into recently, a bag full of small change and a sat nav were stolen from the glove box but I was greatly relieved that they seemed to have overlooked the most valuable asset sitting in … Continue reading

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We’re Going Underground

We are loving these Royal Mail stamps celebrating 150 years of the London Underground. Cramped, congested and stuffy they may be but rarely do I have to wait more than 3 minutes for one and the tube map itself is … Continue reading

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Little License to PR is Born

We have a new addition to the family! The bun is out of the oven!  After months of planning we’re proud to announce the birth of Little License to PR. A new addition to the License to PR family, we’re … Continue reading

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