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Costa Brava with Kids

Costa Brava with Kids

  Finding a stress free holiday location can be tough when factoring in Children’s needs. There are so many options out there, so I sat down and considered what exactly I was looking for in a 2 week holiday. I focused on what was important…

Breastfeeding Success – what helped me!

Breastfeeding Success – what helped me!

“Are you breastfeeding” is a question asked by Midwives, Doctors and Consultants at every prenatal appointment during pregnancy. It was the first thing they asked me, as if you might have changed your mind since the last appointment. So I presumed it was an easy,…

Natural & Safe Sunscreens

Natural & Safe Sunscreens

Finding natural sunscreens that are still safe and trusted can be a leap of faith. I have rounded up the best natural sunscreens available for babies and beyond. I have also included a natural tan, which is 100% edible for mamas and papas out there,…

A Musician’s Music Box for Baby

A Musician’s Music Box for Baby

Having spent my whole life learning and playing music, putting together Music Box for my baby was a special moment. I thought I would share the contents of our music box with you, so you could put one together yourself, to play with your baby…

Magical & Natural Nappy Rash Creams

Magical & Natural Nappy Rash Creams

I have been collecting natural, chemical free nappy rash creams since my baby was born last year, only ever applying them when needed, on the advise of my midwife. Bang on 12 months, my little one’s molars came down together, along with the rest of…

Nurturing Mamas to be – Treatments in Ireland 2019

Nurturing Mamas to be – Treatments in Ireland 2019

time for mamas to be to recharge and relax. Lets see what is availble is Ireland in 2019 from reflexology to birthing workshops!

How to Optimise & Support your Fertility

How to Optimise & Support your Fertility

Preparing your body for a baby is key to giving yourself the best chance at conceiving. But you do need to prepare and have your nutrition levels at their best, especially Folic Acid which needs to be stored up for a good 2 to 3…

The balance of being a Mother and a Separate Being.

The balance of being a Mother and a Separate Being.

When I became a mother coming up on 1 year ago now, I had heard many other mums say things like “no more social life, you will never pee alone again, no more sleep or lie-ins, your life will never be the same again”. As…

The Best Irish Language Cartoons for learning Irish

The Best Irish Language Cartoons for learning Irish

The Irish language, as part of our Irish culture is a huge part of my life. Some words have slipped into the English language from Irish, such as Bróg (shoe)/ brogue style shoe, and Craic (fun), go leor (plenty)/ bargains galore. Bringing your child up…

Biodegradable Baby Wipes

Biodegradable Baby Wipes

A recent Irish Coast Watch Survey revealed an alarming increase of wet wipes all over our beaches and coastal ways. “Flushable Wipes” are the main culprit, along with regular non biodegradable wipes. They found ropes made from wet wipes all along Irish beaches, and these…