James' Blog

James blogs about Snug As A Bug®, Slicks® running a business, life in Australia and things to do with kids!

Creating a Colourful Range of Children’s and Baby Clothes.

It seems I am always surrounded by colour swatches and material but I guess that’s part of the job. Planning the new season’s colours usually starts 6 months before the season actually arrives. 
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Let’s Talk About Slicks!

If you’ve read some of my other blogs you will know that I am a firm believer in getting kids outside away from TV’s and computers. Despite loving technology myself and using it to run an online business I can’t wait to get away from the screens at the end of the day. I think it’s really important for every member of the family to get outside, Explore & play together as much as possible. No child will ever remember their greatest Xbox day but they will remember days out.
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What is a Snug As A Bug Multipurpose Baby Wrap?

I get asked quite regularly “What is a Snug As A Bug Multipurpose Baby Wrap”, “How does it work?”, “Why do I need it?”, “Will it make my life easier?”, “Are there different types?” 
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Australian Made, why does it really matter?

Small Australian towns remind me of how it was growing up in the UK in the 70’s and that’s a compliment. I spent some time in beautiful Albany WA when I first arrived here & like my home town Albany has a shop for everything and everyone seemed to be in business.
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It really is all about Running, Jumping, Splashing and Playing!

Keeping your children healthy & active in these days of iPads and X-boxes can be a bit of hard work. Mums & Dads are finding it hard too, especially after a hard day at work it’s all too easy just to crash in front of the TV. Now winter is here & it’s damp, wet and cold it can be even harder especially at weekends and there’s nothing worse than a home full of little explorers with cabin fever that are desperate to play.
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