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