WaterWipes Competition- Winner Announced!

The competition to win a three month supply of WaterWipes gentle baby wipes is  now closed and the winner is:   Congratulations Ciara, please contact me to give me your contact details so I can pass them on to  Waterwipes to send you your prize, you have seven days to claim your prize.

Do You Have a Best Friend at Work?

There’s a question that appears on those surveys that are regularly carried out among staff in large organisations, like one I used to work for. The surveys aim to “take the temperature of staff” and see what staff really think about their work. The question I’m talking about is the one that staff complain the most … Continue reading

Win Three Months’ Supply of Water Wipes

I’ve three months’ supply of WaterWipes to give away to one lucky reader. If you haven’t used WaterWipes before here’s the info: “WaterWipes are the only wipes in the world that are as gentle on your baby’s skin as pure water. Scientifically formulated to be as kind to delicate skin as cotton wool and cooled … Continue reading

Climbing a Hill and Learning A Lesson.

You know how we like to go on family days out? I post pictures on instagram of happy smiling children enjoying the fresh air. Good, outdoorsy, wholesome stuff. Family fun. Lots of our family days out are like that. But I’m also committed to keeping it real. So for balance if you will, here’s a … Continue reading

Winner of Derval O’Rourke book announced…

I did the draw on Wednesday and tweeted and shared the winner’s name on Facebook but here it is again.    Sarah please contact me on Bumblesofrice [@] gmail.com to claim your prize. You have until Wednesday to email me or I’ll redraw. Congratulations! I’ll have another competition coming soon too, so watch this space!

Chocolate Cornflake Buns or Seasonal Easter Nests

It’s coming up to Easter which means that every recipe will now be adorned with mini eggs, chocolate bunnies and chicks.  And this one is no different. The boys wanted to do Easter baking. I agreed but wanted to keep it simple. They consulted their “Children’s Cookbook” and Cathal (4) chose “Cornflake Crunch”  but felt … Continue reading