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Two Toddlers, Two of Them… (and one evolving)

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It’s official. I have two toddlers now. Two little rascals. Two little head melters running around pecking away at the last bit of sanity I have left. I’ve been in denial for quite some time, I didn’t want to accept my little squish was growing up. She’s gone from baby to brat in the blink of an eye. A cute little brat though… (more…)

Lidl Changes | #lidlhealthhacks Healthy Living Challenge

lidlhealthhacks healthy living challenge

Last month I entered the Herfamily.ie healthy living challenge competition on a whim, I really didn’t think we’d get picked to take part but we did and here we are with just a couple days left of our five-week challenge, and I couldn’t be more proud of our little family. We’ve kicked our bad habits and we’ve become healthier overall once again.

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LC Photography | A Peek At Kenzie’s Photoshoot

lc photography baby breastfeeding photoshoot

A couple of months back Louise, a reader of blog and owner of LC Photography got in touch to see if I was interested in getting some photos of Kenzie as she is trying to build her current photography portfolio. It so happened Joe and I had been in talks about getting some done as we’ve some of the Toddler and the Wobbler (the poor Big Kid has none!). So I was only delighted. Louise is currently following her dreams in her first year of college whilst juggling home life, two kids and full-time photography course.  (more…)

Order Your FREE ToucanBox Full Of Educational And Creative Crafts For Kids

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ToucanBox is an award-winning flexible fortnightly subscription box service for kids age 3-8 full of engaging crafts for creative little minds that are delivered directly to your door and it’s personally addressed to your child too. All of their products are gender neutral and there is no commitment, basically, you can cancel your subscription at any time and it’s developed by educational experts.

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Six Months and Wingin’ It

I’ve two babogs napping, one in school and another mesmerised with PJ Masks. I found it on our Virgin On Demand this morning, we are on episode #4 and I have no plans to turn it off for the next hour, the peace of a Tuesday morning is bliss. I also have a latte by my side, sound posh don’t I? Santa brought me a Nespresso. It fills me with joy. The sound of the coffee ejecting into my glass and the aroma drowns out the noise that is this house. It is heaven. (more…)

Pay It Forward | Give Freely Without Expecting Anything In Return

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It’s that time of year again. The New Year resolutions will be flowing and if you are anything like me they’ll be broken by the end of week one. I’m serious! This year I’m doing something a little different. Together as a family, we will pay it forward. I want to teach my kids about being charitable, to give freely without expecting anything in return, I want to teach my kids to be the change they want to see in the world. This year we will be donating our time, money, clothes and even hair… Fancy joining in? Here’s a list of 25 ways you can pay it forward this year, the possibilities are endless! (more…)