The Intercontinental Hotel was the stunning venue for yesterday morning’s launch of Boots brand new Parenting Club. It was an intimate launch with bloggers and media representatives present. Our children were also invited and it was very child friendly indeed, with just the right amount of toy’s and activities for our little ones to enjoy […]Read More Boots Parenting Club Launch
Like most working couples, having a day off on exactly the same day doesn’t come around that often. We both work weekends so when it does happen, I for one don’t know what to do with myself. I think of manly stuff that I need done around the house and then of course my boyfriend […]Read More A rare day off together.
Hope your birthday brings you everything that makes you happy. (A caption from a birthday card I received yesterday). Well what a load of shit that was. The Universe, God, Karma whatever it was that got in the way of a day that was supposed to be a happy occasion has made me realise that […]Read More A birthday to remember for all the wrong reasons.
Olivia was three months old when I signed up for baby massage. I loved every minute of those classes. It was a break from the house and it was another special way for the two of us to bond. Learning the technique was awkward at times but seeing her on the blanket so relaxed (most of the time) was mesmerizing. I […]Read More Toddler R & R – Massage
I can wholeheartedly admit that I strive to do things right when it comes to raising my little girl. Lately I’ve been asking myself, can anyone actually do it RIGHT? The answer is simply no. I realise now there are so many contradictions it’s no wonder I struggle half the time. Bedtime – There was a […]Read More Parenting – Contradictions and Realisations
I’m delighted to finally have a date for my……. When I made the announcement that I was interested in holding these classes I was overwhelmed with the response. I received so many messages and comments that I don’t know why I thought people might not respond. It’s such an important topic to gain knowledge about so of course […]Read More Basic First Aid for Parents Class
I am beyond broody now thanks to the new WaterWipes™ ad on TV! The teeny tiny baby being held by it’s on- screen mother just makes my heart melt. Please say I’m not the only one!?! I must say, the ad certainly grabbed my attention as to how pure the wipes are. They literally contain two ingredients – water and […]Read More ***WIN 3 Months Supply of WaterWipes***
Bringing your child to a playground is just something that comes naturally to every parent. It’s good stimulation for them and it’s a break from the house for everyone. Olivia loves going to the “pawk” , especially to play on the swings. Our town park right here in New Ross is really lovely and it […]Read More Parklife
I’ve been on a few adventures in my time, I did a stint in Australia in my early twenties which played a huge part in my life but on this day two years ago I began the greatest journey of my life – My maternity leave started and motherhood was looming…. Maybe I’m insane for remembering this […]Read More Not your typical anniversary, but an important one nonetheless.
When you’ve only got one car between two people, one of us is bound to have to walk to their destination and most of the time that someone is moi! But that’s ok because it gives me an excuse to wrap Olivia up in warm cosy layers, perfect for this cold weather, I try to […]Read More Baby it’s cold (and wet) outside!