It’s been a bit quiet around here. If you follow me on Facebook or instagram you’ll be sick of my holiday photos know why. If you don’t why not follow now! We had a fabulous holiday. A fabulous family holiday, where you still are on call to provide endless water and juice and snacks, and where… More Back From Holiday, Back to Normal
It’s an annual tradition now, my guide to holidaying around Duncannon and the Hook Peninsula. So, without further ado here’s what’s happening this year: From my previous posts you know that in my opinion Duncannon, my home village is near idyllic and that the Hook Peninsula is one of the most beautiful places on earth… More Bumbles Family Travels: Holidaying with Kids around Duncannon and the Hook Peninsula (2016 edition)
When summer rolls in nobody wants to be slaving over a cooker or waiting ages for dinner to be ready. I’ve noticed a definite change in what we’ve been eating for dinner as the evenings get longer, and the temperature has risen a little. Summer dinners need to be quick and easy, but also to… More 17 Summer Dinner Ideas
Someone found my blog a few weeks ago by googling “things to do in Curracloe when it’s wet and windy” and I thought I should give the readers and googlers what they want, so here’s my things to do in Wexford when it’s wet post. By Wexford I mean County Wexford, mostly North Wexford as… More Bumbles Family Travels: Things to do in Wexford When It’s Wet
Once upon a time, before I had any children, I always thought I would have a houseful. Three or four, probably four. Like I said, that was when I had none. Then, I had one. He was lovely, even lovelier once he got over the colic and the screaming and the lack of napping. Shock… More Siblings
As every parent in the country rejoices at the thoughts of an end to uniforms and lunchboxes, we’re bracing ourselves for the cries of “I’m bored”. And the holidays haven’t started yet in our house. I’m pretty strict on devices and TV so my kids say it very (very, very) often, add a small garden… More How To Stop Your Kids Saying “I’m bored” This Summer Holidays
I got an email earlier in the week to confirm that following the public vote that I am one of the ten finalists in the Boots Maternity and Infant Awards in the “Best Parenting Blog” category. Needless to say I am delighted. Thanks so much to everyone who voted for me in the first round.… More I’m a Finalist!