Meet Mumtrepreneurs Vicki and Michelle from BabyBoo

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Up this week on Meet the Mumtrepreneur I’m chatting with the founders of Babyboo.ie. Mums, Vicki and Michelle spotted a gap in the market back in 2014 and they’ve never looked back. With a growing and expanding business, and friendship as it seems these two women are so inspirational. And I’m a huge fan, I’ve easily got over 40 babyboo.ie bandana bibs now but don’t tell Joe, though! Here’s how we got on… (more…)

Team Hopes Launch Online Christmas Shoebox Appeal #onlineChristmasShoebox

A couple of weeks back I mentioned that the big kid and I had been putting our Christmas Shoebox together for Team Hope, a box full of treats including pants, socks and hygienic products like soap, a toothbrush, and toothpaste and of course a doll, a ball, and some munchies. We even put in a superhero cape in. It’s our fourth year to put a box together, I’m a huge believer in paying it forward, if I can help someone out in need in any way I will try my very best to do so. (more…)

Pre-Eclampsia in Late Pregnancy, My Birth Story by Karen Purdy

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This week one of my regular readers, Karen, is sharing her pre-eclampsia in late pregnancy and emergency c-section birth story. I actually sobbed when I read this first. I’ve had issues with my blood throughout all my pregnancies and while I don’t think it’s as serious as pre-eclampsia, it terrifying not knowing what to expect or what’s going to happen next! Thank you so much for sharing your story! (more…)

Win a Nuby Hamper

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A few weeks back over on my social media pages I mentioned I’ll be working closely with Nuby as a brand rep. We’ve used their flip it beakers since the big kid was about two or three and their comfort teethers or ‘shakey things’ can be found in every corner of my home so it’s an exciting opportunity for all of us. They also asked me to review some products that appealed to us so I now have my very own electric ‘moo-moo machine’ and I freaking love it, along with beakers, cups and pretty much all of their SureGrip collection.  (more…)