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Admissions Of A Working Mother

July 16, 2017

Last week a very large package arrived, it had a big picture of a cartoon newborn on the front and Finley pronounced “it’s a parcel for my baby!“.

Hot Pink Wellingtons: Introducing British Baby Box & Baby Annabell

May 11, 2017

I’m sure you’ve heard of the Finnish tradition where new mothers are gifted a Baby Box by the government, filled with all kinds of goodies that their baby will need in the first few months, bed which will serve as the baby’s first bed. 

New Mummy Blog - British Baby Box and Baby Annabell

May 07, 2017

I was recently contacted to be involved in the British Baby Box and Baby Annabell Newborn campaign for mums to be and new mummies. Of course, I’ve heard about baby boxes and the initiative to bring the British Baby Box to Britain, but not in much detail. 

Essex Gazette: British Baby Box support Safer Sleep Week

March 15, 2017

A PAIR of caring mothers are hoping to help reduce infant mortality rates by introducing a radical concept to the UK.

Susan Purse and Sarah Simons, who both live in Dedham, have looked to Finland in a bid to keep babies safe.

Baby boxes, sturdy boxes with fitted mattresses, have been gifted to Finnish parents as part of a starter kit for the past 80 years.

Now Susan and Sarah are at the forefront of pushing the idea in the UK with their business British Baby Box.

Hannah Hudson reviews British Baby Box

September 21, 2016

Hannah Hudson reviews her British Baby Box in her new parent blog! 

Scandi Mummy gives us her view on our British Baby Box

April 06, 2016

"Social Media has been buzzing with the news of baby boxes this week after the BBC ran this story. It’s been trending on Twitter too and both Yahoo News and Huffington Post have run features as well. Babies sleeping in cardboard boxes? What’s that all about, you might be thinking?"

BBC Magazine: Why babies all over the world are now sleeping in boxes

April 03, 2016

"Nearly three years ago, the Magazine reported on the Finnish baby box - a starter kit of clothes, sheets and toys the state gives to expectant mothers. The story went viral and was read by 10 million people in 18 months. Now the box idea itself is spreading around the world."

BBC Magazine: Why Finnish babies sleep in cardboard boxes

June 03, 2013

BBC Magazine investigates the history behind the Baby Box. 

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