The search for a Micralite pushchair

August 17, 2010 · Posted in Children · 1 Comment 
Micralite Toro pushchair

Micralite Toro pushchair

I probably won’t write many product reviews here, except in cases where I’ve been particularly impressed (or, conversely, disappointed) with something I’ve bought. A recent example, in the ‘impressed’ category is our Micralite Toro pushchair (or stroller for those across the Atlantic) with the newborn carrycot accessory. I found the whole experience of shopping for a pushchair thoroughly enjoyable; for me definitely one of the best of the many shopping trips an expectant couple have to make. :-)

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Retrofitting Isofix for a Ford Focus C-Max

June 8, 2010 · Posted in Children, Transport · 145 Comments 
Focus C-Max

height=”150″ Focus C-Max Mk I pre-facelift

In October 2009 we bought a 56-plate Ford Focus C-Max (Mk I pre-facelift, 1.8 petrol) to replace our 54-plate Ford Focus (also Mk I pre-facelift, 1.8 petrol). Due to an impending new edition to the family, we wanted a car that has Isofix anchor points for the car seat which the old Focus didn’t have.

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