WIN with Lilly&Sid and yoomi!
Treat alert! This month we’ve teamed up with the gorgeous Lilly&Sid team, one of the Best British Babywear brands around, to bring you a £50 gift card to spend on their latest collection! Plus, we’re adding 2 Sets of our very own self-warming baby bottles (RRP £45.00) to ensure hassle free feeding anywhere, anytime with your little one! The perfect excuse to get out and about this summer and show off baby’s new designer gear!
To win, simply answer the question below by clicking here
The Lilly&Sid label and yoomi are both:
1. American Brands
2. British Brands
3. French Brands
Don’t forget to “Like” Lilly&Sid on Facebook and share with anyone you think would like to WIN too. Good Luck!
So how did we do in the LOVED BY PARENTS AWARDS 2016?
DRUM ROLL PLEASE…
It’s a GOLD for yoomi for BEST PORTABLE FEEDING PRODUCT!!
These Awards mean a great deal to us because they’re based on public votes, so thank you to EVERYONE who supported us.
WE ARE ABSOLUTELY DELIGHTED!! xxx
Top Tips For Feeding Whilst On Holiday!
Heading off to enjoy the sunshine abroad this summer? Lucky you!
In between packing the sunblock and finding the passports, you might wonder how you’re going to handle travelling with a bottle fed baby. Rest easy, we’re here to help! Here are our top travel tips for bottle feeders.
If you’re flying:
•The 100ml carry-on limit for liquids doesn’t apply to formula milk or sterilised water. This means you can bring a reasonable amount of each to meet baby’s needs for the journey. You could pack several bottles with pre-measured amounts of formula powder, plus bottles of boiled water to prepare formula en route but remember water should be at least 70 deg C, so this could be tricky.
•Instead, you could prepare the feed in advance and carry the bottle in a cool bag. The flight attendant may warm the feed for you (although beware some Airlines have a no warming policy) or you could pack a yoomi self-warming bottle and this will gently warm the feed to perfect breastmilk temp in 60 seconds!
•Alternatively, wait until you’ve gone through security and purchase ready-to-drink formula at an Airport chemist. If baby prefers it warm, yoomi is a great option!
•Remember to pack or buy enough feed to cope with any flight delays – they’re bad enough without adding a hungry baby to the mix!
Once you’ve arrived, there are a few things to remember before you hit the beach.
•The tap water abroad may not be suitable for drinking even if you boil it. Make up formula using bottled water instead (and yes, it still needs to be boiled and cooled first!) Look for a brand with less than 200 mg of sodium (Na) and less than 250 mg of sulphate (SO or SO4) per litre.
•Bottles and teats still need to be sterilised but this needn’t mean bringing your electric steriliser. Try cold-water sterilising tablets instead… easy to pack and use, and very affordable too!
•If it’s going to be hot where you’re going, keep in mind that babies become dehydrated more quickly than adults. Offer a bottle of cooled, boiled water in between feeds to help keep your little one happy and healthy.
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