What cars are suitable for a family with 3 kids under 5?
Apr25

What cars are suitable for a family with 3 kids under 5?

What are the best family cars if you have three young children asks Suzanne Keane Family cars have drastically changed over recent years. Many parents have moved from 7-seater MPVs to SUV style cars with 7 seats and manufacturers have followed suit with many discontinuing their MPVs and concentrating on cars that look less like a family van but may not be as practical. Options for families with 3 or more young children are drastically...

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Are your car seats insured?
Dec14

Are your car seats insured?

Suzanne Keane looks at the various levels of cover on offer for child seats in your car We all know the importance of having the correct car insurance and how to shop around to get the best price for your insurance each year. However, have you ever thought about what’s actually covered in your car? If you have a collision, no matter how small, it’s important that your car seats are replaced and that the old seats are destroyed....

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Review: The Nachfolger HY5 Car Seat
Jun28

Review: The Nachfolger HY5 Car Seat

The HY5 promises safe, stress-free travel from one place to another   Suzanne Keane checks out the new inflatable Nachfolger HY5 TT car seat What is it? If you’re heading off on holidays soon the thoughts of dragging child car seats through the airport can be extremely off-putting – and you really can’t trust the type or condition of seats provided with rental cars! Even though it’s not strictly necessary to have a child seat on...

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Review: Mio J60 Dash Cam
Dec16

Review: Mio J60 Dash Cam

Looking for some extra piece of mind when driving, then consider a dash cam writes Geraldine Herbert What is it? There are a huge range of dash cams to choose from and the latest from Mio is the J60. We previously tested the MiVue 766. Who is it best for? The most obvious benefit is the role of the dashcam as a silent witness. In the event of an accident, first-hand evidence can be provided in the form of a HD quality recording of the...

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Review: Concord Reverso Plus
Aug13

Review: Concord Reverso Plus

Suzanne Keane trys out the Concord Reverso Plus What is it? Concord have been making child seats for the past 40 years so they should know a thing or two about creating functional quality safety products.  The previous model Reverso was best known for its ability to seat children up to 23kg using isofix – most isofix seats are just rated to 18kg and the new Concord Reverso Plus follows on with this innovative lightweight design but...

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Review: PNY Outdoor Charger
Jul16

Review: PNY Outdoor Charger

The Outdoor Charger is made for those who love the open air writes Geraldine Herbert What is it? The PNY  Outdoor Charger is a tough go-anywhere power bank that is specifically designed to be used in more challenging environments, Who is it best for? If you are no stranger to the outdoors and are happiest when carrying a dusty backpack packed full of survival essentials then this is the perfect charging device for you and it just...

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