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A Writing Station.

Now, if the title of this post didn’t grab ya I don’t know what would?! We woke up this morning to the most beautiful blanket of fluffy white snow. Hubster’s school was closed, J’s wasn’t. Everyone seemed happy enough though, Daddy was able to walk J to school while Mummy, S and L got to… Continue reading A Writing Station.

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Afternoon Tea at Maison de Bov!

Yesterday an extra little 5 minutes turned something very ordinary and routine into something that little bit extra-ordinary and special. A little background info first though. At the weekend little S bear woke up with a bad cough. He and J and their daddy stayed at home on Sunday morning to take it easy, hoping… Continue reading Afternoon Tea at Maison de Bov!

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You go girl!

Hi there. I’m a little nervous about writing this post as I so desperately want it to come across in the right way. I want it to be an encouragement to someone out there. I’d love it to speak to someone, to inspire someone, motivate someone. I’d love it if at the end of it… Continue reading You go girl!


Argento Rose Gold Earrings.

Wow! So who got snow today?? Lots and lots and lots of excitement today in our house, and a little disappointment when we woke up and saw the beautiful white world – excitement for building Olaf, but disappointment that it did not actually mean that Santa was going to come again, sorry little L! The… Continue reading Argento Rose Gold Earrings.

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The Great ‘Screen Time’ debate!

OK. So. Screen time …. it seems to be ‘the thing’ lots of parents chat about, how much is appropriate for your child? Should they watch it before school / after school / before bed? Jeepers some parents even judge another by how much time they allow their child to spend in front of a… Continue reading The Great ‘Screen Time’ debate!

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An anniversary, Santa visit and Christmas Eve to remember!

I realise I’m a little late in typing this up and you’ve all probably had enough of Christmas by now….BUT….I really wanted to make a wee post, for memories sake, of our trip to Santa Village at Mount Juliet in Kilkenny. It was just so wonderful and special and magical I can’t not share it… Continue reading An anniversary, Santa visit and Christmas Eve to remember!


A day when precious memories were made.

On 27th November 2014 we lost a very special lady – my Granny. She was a wonderful lady in many ways, not least for her kind, giving heart.  Growing up Granny loved to spoil me and my 2 sisters, at Christmas we got giant sacks crammed with sweets and toys and clothes and all sorts… Continue reading A day when precious memories were made.

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Hello 2015!

It seems that the New Year, or maybe it’s the end of the old one? either way, this time of year seems to make people stop and reflect, to think about the year that has passed and the one that lies before them. And I am no different. I’m not a big one for New… Continue reading Hello 2015!