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…)
I am that girl who didn’t breastfeed because she didn’t want ‘scabby nipples’.
I am that girl who didn’t breastfeed because it wasn’t ‘normal’.
I am that girl who didn’t breastfeed because apparently, baby would be ‘too attached’ and I’d never have a life. (more…)
Milton has been a leading name in sterilising baby feeding equipment in the home for over 65 years, during which the ‘Milton Method’ of cold water sterilising has been used by millions of parents, and in homes and hospitals across the world. This week I’ve teamed up with Milton to giveaway a Milton Sterilising Starter Kit to one My Little Babog Reader. This Milton Starter Sterilising Kit has everything you need to keep your little one clean and tidy, not to mention germ-free, wherever you’re headed including their combi steriliser, a solo travel steraliser, a mini portable soother steriliser, antibacterial hand gel and surface wipes and mini sterilising tablets. (more…)
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…)
Last Sunday we spent the morning at the Dublin Visitor Centre Christmas Experience on a vintage Christmas bus for a magical journey around Dublin’s Fair City. The Dublin Visitor Centre invited us on board their Chrismified double decker bus on O’Connell street for a sing-along and storytelling with Santa and here’s how we got on… (more…)