Tuesday, 14 February 2017

BUYING GUIDE: Choosing the best play mats and gym for your baby

BUYING GUIDE: Choosing the best play mats and gym for your baby

Play mats and gym for babies help to entertain and stimulate your little one. It makes them get a lot of fun and learns while you are busy with other things.
Play mats are padded mats with different activities to do when your baby lays on it. There are different types of play mat ranging from foam play mat to fabric play mat. Foam play mats give better cushion to babies and toddlers unlike the fabric play mats which offer less cushion.

Here are the things to consider when buying a play mat


Check to see if the play mat is well padded to ensure that your baby is comfortable.

Note the grip

Make sure that the play mat has a firm grip on the ground, not the one that slips.

Choose the one with activities

Choosing play mats with different activities will assist your baby in his or her development (auditory, tactile and visual senses) while playing. Choose vibrating toys, musical play mats and so on.

Choose a bright color to catch your baby’s attention.

Buy a foldable mat

Foldable mats are easy to carry around. You may want to travel, go to grandma’s place or a program that requires staying overnight. Just pick up your foldable mat and place it in your vehicle.

Choose a good play mat made of good material (not toxic).  

Saturday, 4 February 2017

Shoe trend: Best office shoes for women

Best office shoes for women

When you are professionally dressed, you will want to match your wears with fitting and good looking shoes. Most times, when women want to buy shoes, they tend to pick what is attractive or what they  like without considering the occasion the shoe is fit for. They end up purchasing shoes that cannot be worn comfortably to the office such as extreme high heeled shoes and narrow end shoes that press on the toes, thereby causing discomfort. Mind the shoe color you will purchase. Flamboyant or colorful shoes can make you look unprofessional. Consider buying black, grey, brown and navy blue shoes to get that complete professional look.

Buying cream or white shoe indicates that you will have to do a little color matching with your dress. Putting on white requires wearing a white shirt to make the right combination. Other shoe colors should be left for weekend.

The range of shoes for your purchase are listed here

Classic pumps and Modest heels

Classic pump

Classic pump is the universal type of shoe that shapes your look no matter the style of your clothes.


Modest heels

Modest heel shoes do not go beyond 3 inches. You like heels and you want to look professional. Modest heel is the best option for you. You know that it is not all heeled shoes that fit the office. Consider 3 inches or lower inches heel and probably wider heels for more comfort and stability.

Loafers and Oxfords

They are never out of style and always appropriate for work environment. The shoes almost perfectly match all clothing.

Oxford shoe

Oxford shoe


 Flats have simple and comfortable design, they match nearly all apparel.