Is it me or are there a lot of pregnant ladies out there? I seem to be bumping into bumps everywhere I go. It’s made me remember what it’s like to carry a child to term. Pregnancy is a crazy time. It’s a beautiful, amazing, journey your body will take if you are lucky but
We are just back from what I can only describe as the perfect weekend away in Nerja. It was a short break of sun, sea, sand, tapas, and great mates. Crucially, it was a break away sans enfants, made possible by my amazing mammy, the minis’ Super Granny. Nerja is a small coastal town located 45
If there’s one thing I’ve learned since becoming a parent, it’s that snacks are an absolute must when you’re out and about with kids. Kids are grazers and having snacks at all times means there is less whining (they can’t give out when their mouths are full you see!) You obviously don’t want to be dependent on
New on Netflix: Here is what we have been watching on Netflix recently. As the mum of two feisty girls, I am always on the look out for strong female role models. The streaming service doesn’t disappoint with its latest offering of Netflix feisty females doing it for themselves.
So goes one of my favourite quotes. I have always aspired to be a strong woman, I know a shit tonne of them and I am doing all I can to ensure I am raising strong women. That last point is a hard ask however, when you are dealing with strong, confident minds and are outnumbered
Parenting-what an enigma it is. It’s late in the evening and the (relative!) peace and quiet of our countryside abode is shattered by the excited cries of a three-year old. “I have to go wee-wee!”
I’ve been jogging running now for the past 2 years. It all started when a mate was making plans to celebrate his 40th. Come to Dingle for the weekend says he. Grand so says I. He then proceeded to reveal his evil plan-a 40th weekend celebration that included running a half or full marathon. Needless
Does the notion of planning a child’s birthday party at home strike you with terror? It was Mini’s 6th birthday party recently. We had decided we’d do it at home. We have the space and she gets a real kick when people call to the house so it seemed like a natural choice. Except of course, having to
In a week of horrendous cover ups and massive let downs, there’s been a chink of light in the form of a medical card breakthrough for kids with disabilities. This is a massive achievement for their families who have been campaigning for years to secure medical cards for their children. This week, the Government has announced that the Bill to provide children
Last weekend was midterm break for the minis. Rather than a trip down to Granny in Limerick,we decided to look further afield for adventures new. Friends of ours recently moved from London to Bristol so we thought it would be an excellent opportunity to visit them and their 18 month old who we’d never met!