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The end of a chapter …..

So. Tomorrow I am returning to work. I will no longer have the title of a Stay at Home Mum. Yes, I will still be able to do the morning drop off and pick my kiddies up from school but I will no longer be a Stay at Home Mum. And I can’t quite believe… Continue reading The end of a chapter …..

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A little pregnancy update.

I was looking back over this little space of mine just the other night, and came across so many posts with memories that I had forgotten about. There are many, many times when I think about just stopping. But then, it’s moments that are captured, that might otherwise be forgotten that make me keep going.… Continue reading A little pregnancy update.

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Cooking with Tesco!

Ahead of the recent Mullahead Ploughing Championships – a key date on the NI calendar – Tesco Northern Ireland teamed up with Mullahead ploughing Society to start its search for the ‘Tesco School Chef of the Year’. Designed to educate school kids about the great wealth of local food available on their doorstep, the competition… Continue reading Cooking with Tesco!

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Spring has Sprung…..hopefully!

Wednesday saw the start of the Easter holidays for our boys. I was a very bad mummy and decided to start L’s Easter break a day and a half early too! Thursday was St Patrick’s Day and we decided to kick-start our holidays with a trip to Colin Glen who were hosting a special family event.… Continue reading Spring has Sprung…..hopefully!

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Mango Chicken – yum!

You might remember that back in January we were invited along to Lynas Food Outlet, Belfast to have a look around their new store and consider how it might help us to save money on our food bill. This evening I want to share with you just one of the family meals that we were… Continue reading Mango Chicken – yum!

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Belfast Children’s Festival Launch

Last Wednesday my littlest and myself headed into the Big smoke for the launch of the Belfast Children’s Festival 2016. The festival has always been something of great interest to me – back in the day, before the kiddiewinks came along I did a masters in Early Years Education, with a couple of those modules… Continue reading Belfast Children’s Festival Launch

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Save With Lynas

A couple of Saturdays ago, I got invited along to Lynas Food Outlet down in Belfast. I have to admit, that I hadn’t heard of the place until the invite came through, but once I did a little bit of research I realised there actually was a connection! I knew of Lynas Food from my… Continue reading Save With Lynas

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Have Courage. Be Kind.

Happy New Year to you all! I can’t believe it is 2016! It’s crazy – I remember the hype over the millennium so, so clearly. It does not seem like 16 years ago. I went to a Black and Silver party in my friends barn and we all had the best craic. Life was so… Continue reading Have Courage. Be Kind.

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A time for everything.

It has been almost exactly one month since I last blogged – one month, bar one day. I didn’t intend for it to be so long, life just kind of got in the way. September has been busy with so many new ‘things’ and routines; a new chapter for us as a family. And while… Continue reading A time for everything.

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Drink. More. Water.

A month ago today I decided to drink more water. Since then I have tried really hard to drink at least 2 litres of water per day and only have 2 cups of caffeinated drinks. And have I noticed a difference?? Absolutely!! Honestly, even I am shocked. I have to admit to be a little… Continue reading Drink. More. Water.