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Link-a-list #3

Welcome, welcome. This is week 3 of #linkalist. Link-a-list is a linky for list style posts. It is a great way to share your post while also discovering others you mightn’t have read yet. I co-host this great link with the lovely Kellie from My Little Babog and we love reading the posts each week. Here are two of my favourites from last…

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10 things, babies, family, funny, list, parenting

10 things only parents appreciate

I have been a parent almost a year not (*holds back tears) and before that most of these things never even crossed my mind, but since having Aidan my priorities have completely changed and so I thought I would share my top 10 things only parents appreciate.   1. Bumpy Roads When you have a cranky/teething/tiring baby nothing (legal) knocks them…

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How to speak ‘Irish’ – A beginners guide to Irish slang

Ellen / January 5, 2015

Have you ever heard two Irish people have a conversation and you stand there thinking ‘I’ve never heard of half of these words’. Well, here I am to teach you some Irish slang. *I recruited the help of ‘the American’ (Clayton) so although some may be used in Britain I think that’s the furthest they’ve travelled* Well: Another word for hello.…

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autumn, halloween, list

Autumn is coming

Ellen / October 6, 2014

Oh I hated writing that title! Don’t get me wrong I’m Irish so autumn weather I am well used to, but after such a great summer I am welcoming it a little bitter sweetly. So I am grabbing autumn with both one.. Autumns here let’s just get on with it. My Autumn bucket list: -Cosy nights by the fireIts pretty self explanatory…

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