This afternoon we were invited to hop aboard the famous Rathwood Express and take a trip down to the woodlands with Little Bo Peep and help her find Seamus, her lost sheep, obvs. (more…)
UNICORN HOT CHOCOLATE. They exist. Myth brought to life. Magic in a cup. The stuff of childhood dreams. Straight from a fairy tale. Smooth PINK vanilla white chocolate, swirly whipped cream, squishy marshmallows and candy rainbows topped with a splash of sprinkles. Oh, mother of sweet divine.
This morning a good friend of mine and blogger Tracey from Love of Living shared a heartbreaking story on snap chat to raise awareness about a young Irish girl named Shauntelle Tynan. Shauntelle is battling a very rare form of cancer, so rare she’s one in sixty million. (more…)
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.
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…)
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.
Today I received a complimentary Mum’s Box, Irelands first subscription box service dedicated solely to mums and mums to be. Back in December, I wrote this post having received the press release about the box and I had planned on purchasing one but the creator happens to be a good friend and gifted the box to me with no obligation to review but I have decided to do a write up anyways. The website states each box is filled with hand-picked health and beauty items including cosmetics, bath products, sweet treats, hair care products and surprise novelty gifts and it’s delivered to your door each month. (more…)
As requested I’ve put together a post on our favourite healthy living challenge recipes. Some of the recipes we received as part of the challenge but I tweaked them to our taste buds, others are from bloggers that I follow and some are from Lidl and Herfamily, the hosts of the #lidlhealthacks challenge. (more…)
A couple of weeks back we got picked along with 4 other families to do the #lidlhealthhacks Healthy Living Challenge with Lidl and HerFamily.ie. The challenge itself lasts five weeks and each week we are given one food and activity challenges to help us change our bad habits, get fit and overall become healthier. We also receive €200 in Lidl shopping vouchers each week and at the end of the five weeks, one family will even win a holiday.
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…)