Thirty Nine.

Today, I turn thirty nine. (Happy Birthday to meeee) I was born at midday on a Friday, thirty nine years ago. I arrived by c-section, my parents’ first baby. Nearly forty years ago. (Happy Mammyversary Mam, Happy Daddyversary Dad) From today, I’ll be “forty next birthday”, “in my fortieth year”. The surprising thing is that I … Continue reading

Creamy Chicken and Broccoli Bake

    I’ve blogged a recipe for Chicken and Broccoli Bake before, in fact it’s the most popular recipe on the blog, possibly due to the fact that the words “very easy” appear in its title. You can find that recipe HERE. However, that recipe uses tinned soup and has been one of my very few (I’m … Continue reading

Some Days

Some days there’s no work or school so we have our day all together.  Some days we go to the beach and make castles and splash.  Some days we walk in the woods and collect sticks.     Some days we go to the park and swing and slide.  Some days we bake and get sticky, … Continue reading

Review and Discount Code: Lottie Dolls

You may have noticed many, many mentions by me across all social media channels of the Irish Parenting Blog Awards and our great night out a few weeks ago. Well, at the night out we got a fantastic goodie bag from the sponsors of the awards. The most sought item in the bag was undoubtedly … Continue reading