Ikea Live Magazine Feature – quick tidy up!

Imagine my delight & surprise when IKEA contacted me a few months ago to do a feature of our home for their Ikea Live Magazine. Of course I was flattered but as a Mum with a fully functioning, full steam ahead, take no prisoners home it was always going to…

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Father’s Day & other excuses to eat chocolate!

Just a short post today……but I have recipe I need to share as it is a healthy chocolate!  I hope everyone out there enjoyed their Father’s Day. We certainly did ….. But I must admit that I am feeling wrecked after our day in the city! The highlight being all…

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The Beach aka another near divorce experience

“3rd born needs some fibre sooooo why don’t we go to the beach?” A seemingly ridiculous tongue in cheek suggestion from hubster, in reference to the fact that 3rd born quite literally gorges on sand everytime we hit the beach. So next time you visit a certain beach in Cork…

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“Oil” be darned – The Little PowerHouses

3rd born has taken to dancing on the kitchen table. Quite literally everytime I turn my back on him he is up there faster than a mountain goat scaling the side of Ben Nevis. Standing there, shaking his booty, threatening to fall & split his head open. Oh and lest I…

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A Cautionary Tale about Lists……but 1 more means there’s 4!!!

‘Things to do by the time I’m 30’ list by me aged 15 years Pass the leaving. Got to college Get a job as a PE teacher Marry Corey Haim. Have a baby. Buy loads of nice clothes. I probably wrote this with Chesney Hawkes telling me that yes indeed,…

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