Magazine article The Exceptional Parent

Travel Mates for the Holidays

Magazine article The Exceptional Parent

Travel Mates for the Holidays

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For everyday carpools and road trips! BubbleBum is the original, inflatable car booster seat for kids aged four to 11 years, weighing 40-100 lbs. Weighing in at less than one pound, BubbleBum can deflate in minutes, making it simple to throw in a backpack or large purse. BubbleBum includes belt positioning clips in place of arm rests, so it's possible to fit three boosters across the back seat of a car, minivan, or SUV. It is a travel companion for road trips, everyday use. vacations, cab rides, fly-ins. and more.

With its satisfactory design for parents and children. BubbleBum ($29.99) won GOLD in the 2014 National Parenting Publications Awards and is proud to join the exclusive winners circle selected by the PTPA (Parent Tested Parent Approved) Media Awards. BubbleBum was also announced the IIHS (Insurance Institute of Highway Safety) "Best Bet" in their booster seat evaluation report, where they've branded BubbleBum as one of the best for safety.

BubbleBum is a family-owned company founded by Irish mom of two, Grainne Kelly. Grainne was frustrated having to transport bulky, hard booster seats on planes and car rental companies not providing booster seats for her children, so she designed her own portable booster seat.


For road trips and everyday travel, MyBuckleMate keeps back seat buckles propped up and easy to reach so buckling up is always a snap! No more buckles flopping around, falling into seat pockets, or getting wedged under booster seats--buckles always stay where you can easily reach them. …

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