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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 […]

Toy of the Moment – 9 Month Baby

Toy of the Moment – 9 Month Baby

Irish is my first language and having grown up speaking Irish both at home and in school, I was excited to teach Irish to my own baby when the time came. I bought an Irish language talking bear when my baby was only 1 month […]

Herbs to avoid in Pregnancy

Herbs to avoid in Pregnancy

If like me, you love natural products and herbal teas, you might be surprised to see a number of your beloved herbs on my avoid list while pregnant. These are mainly because they are “uterine stimulants”, so they cause your womb muscles to contract or […]

Winter Wellness Recipe -Baby Nutrition

Winter Wellness Recipe -Baby Nutrition

It is that time of year again to cozy up and put the fire on! This may be your baby’s experience of cold weather, or you want to ensure your children are protected for the winter season. From stage 2 weaning you can begin to […]

Beautiful Bedtime Books

Beautiful Bedtime Books

Sitting down and reading a book with your child is a wonderful ritual to have each night. It calms the child down, and prepares them for bed. They also get to spend some quality time with you, with no TV or noises getting in the […]

Natural Sleep Supports for Babies

Natural Sleep Supports for Babies

Badger Company Sleep Balm A gentle balm that you rub onto your baby’s chest, wrists, ankles, behind the ears, and top of nose. I usually cover all bases with those areas rubbed! The smell is divine; lavender, bergamot and ginger create a soothing, warm scent […]

Baby Nutrition – Sea Trout, Potatoes,  Asparagus & Kale

Baby Nutrition – Sea Trout, Potatoes, Asparagus & Kale

Baby Weaning – Stage 2 + New potatoes are in season, so why not blend up some fish pots for your little one! Sea Trout, like Salmon, is full of good nutrients but is packed with Protein. Protein is essential for building bones and muscles, […]

Best Biodegradable Nappies

Best Biodegradable Nappies

The statistic that ⅓ of our landfills are taken up solely by disposable nappies is shocking, as is the length of time it takes them to degrade.. up to 500 years. 80% of a soiled nappy will decompose and only 50% of an unused nappy […]