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How to choose the best High Chair

While you can find a wealth of information about most things baby related, one item that quite often gets over looked is your high chair. Surprising given that most stay at home parents spend a lot of their time at home! And as their are a multitude of choices available for prams and car seats, there are also a lot of options for the humble highchair. From the most basic of price, to plastic versus Read more…

The best high chair in Australia

The best high chair in Australia has been here for around 40 years but has largely gone unnoticed. It actually comes from Sweden and has been made there since 1967. Originally a wooden highchair it was then made in plastic in the early 70’s – we didn’t see the wooden high chair in Australia…… You can find it in many homes across Northern Europe and the name is widely known. Many families pass it on Read more…

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Cost of high chairs….. What is a cheap high chair really worth?

There are plenty of cheap high chairs on the market in Australia. The Ikea high chair is certainly one of the most popular for being cheap and easy to clean. Scandinavian design really is hard to beat…but so is quality. So what is the TRUE cost of a highchair – does it really matter in the long run? But what is a highchair really worth? Consider how much space they can take up and how Read more…

How long did your highchair last?

The age old question – do I buy a cheap highchair and hope it lasts or spend the money on quality (but also hope it lasts)? We have it on good authority that in some cases a Hokus Pokus highchair can last for over 35 years!  Yes, you heard that right. And this is not just a highchair that has been put in a cupboard and forgotten. Used almost daily by dozens of children in Read more…

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When do I start using a highchair?

We get asked this question a lot…. There is no simple answer to this, other than it all depends on when you and your child are ready. For starters, your little one should be able to sit up by their self. This shows that they are able to control their bodies in a way that will help them to be able to interact with food or items that are placed in front of them. The Read more…