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The 5 Stages of Feeding a Baby

Since having Aidan I have become aware of the many, many differences between adults and children. Dinner time can be one of the most traumatic experiences in a baby’s day. Here are the 5 stages that we go through at dinner time… 1. Hanger – when the hunger hits a child it must feel like they haven’t eaten for days…

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Our at home cinema nights | Netflix

I was never a huge fan of the cinema but now the extreme and almost enforced silence is something that dreams are made of.¬†With childcare, money and finding time actually getting to the cinema proves quite a struggle in our house. Alas, we do a DIY home cinema experience – lots of sweets, Netflix and nobody is allowed to talk.…

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Today I am proud!

Today is Friday. Today is May 22. Today I am proud. Today #hometovote happened. Today the people of Ireland have been given the option to make same sex marriage legal, to allow people to marry who they love and to have this marriage seen as equal to those which have come before. Last night saw the beginning of #hometovote, with…

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My Birth Story | Vlog

This is my birth story. Somethings are easier said than written and I think my birth story (with several bits of rambling edited out) is one of those things. Please like & subscribe, it would make us super happy!

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My Netflix Binge-watches

Binge-watching: To watch an entire series of a programme in a short time period. Usually only pausing for tea and toilet breaks.   I am a massive binge watcher, more so pre-Aidan, obviously! That being said, when Aidan goes to bed me & Clayton have been known to have the 1am ”One more episode” conversation on many an occasion (and…

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The A-Z of Me!

I was tagged by¬†Danielle from Lilliwhiterose to do the A-Z of Me tag, weeks ago – oops! I can’t lie, I have been avoiding it because I had heard it was quite tough to do, but I finally bit the bullet…. Adopted – I was adopted when I was 8 weeks old Big Brother – I love Big Brother and…

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Our day with Pip & Pear | Review

If you follow me on social media you may have seen me mention Pip & Pear, a local baby food brand, recently. I first discovered Pip & Pear back in December at the Waterford Harvest Festival and I was hooked from the first look. Having only recently started out the brand looked polished and professional and the story behind it…

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This is what she said…

Cherish it she said, ”the first year will fly”, It will all pass you by in the blink of an eye. What once you wished for is too soon just a memory, I tell you my girl, you know you can trust me. As a mother of seven I know when I say, You will long for the time you…

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Social Media Sharing – Take 2

Guess whats back, back again, linky’s back – tell a friend! Almost 3 months ago (I know where is time going!) I ran a social media sharing linky which I found really helpful to broaden my blog-cabulary. The idea is simple, leave your social media links below, follow everyone you’re not already following, share some love and find some new…

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