Family life · Uncategorized

Our Easter Sunday.

As I sit down to write this, I have an overwhelming feeling of thankfulness and being blessed. It has been a weekend of food, family, friends and faith….and there is still more to come.  Yesterday, we celebrated Easter Sunday, like many families did I’m sure, with a lovely gathering around the dinner table and an… Continue reading Our Easter Sunday.

Daily Routine · Family life · Uncategorized

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!

Art and Crafts · Daily Routine · Family life · Sensory play · Uncategorized

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

Daily Routine · Family life · Uncategorized

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


Our October Round Up!

I honestly cannot believe that it is 3rd November! This year has really flown by, and October has been no exception. It seemed to just disappear in the blink of an eye. It was a busy month for us, with birthdays, my 2 little ones stayed in ‘full time’ at school and pre school, school… Continue reading Our October Round Up!

Daily Routine · Family life · Fashion

Some things never change.

Growing up is a funny old thing isn’t it? Some things don’t bother you the way that they used to, some things that didn’t bother you before, now do, and then some things are still the same…things that bothered and niggled away when you were 8, 10, 15, 18 still bother and niggle away at you… Continue reading Some things never change.

Family life

An Autumn Fair

Today marks the start of Autumn. It has arrived here with a bit of a drizzly start – bleugh! I had definitely got used to the dry, sunny, warm spell that we had been having. We have been ticking things off our Autumn Bucket List, (be sure to check it out if you haven’t already… Continue reading An Autumn Fair

Daily Routine · Family life · Uncategorized

Trains, pants, pancakes and some tears!

Saturday was “Date Day” for S and I. In January 2013 we started a ‘Date Jar’ in this house. Where once a month the hubster and myself try to spend some quality time, on our own with each of the kids. It might be something as simple as going for an ice cream after dinner or… Continue reading Trains, pants, pancakes and some tears!

Fashion · Uncategorized

Belfast Fashion Week SS14

Afternoon y’all. Can I have a whoop, whoop for Friday! And an even bigger whoop, whoop for the weekend 🙂 I’ve kind of felt like today was Saturday all day, as I was out last night! What????? On a week night??? Yes, yes I was. Not only was I out, but I was out for… Continue reading Belfast Fashion Week SS14


Wardrobe Challenge!

Brrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr! Seems like Winter is on its way this week, eh? I’ve been all about the warmer coats, scarfs and gloves and have even bust out a hat! (if I’m honest though it was more to hide the greasy hair than keep out the cold!) The wardrobe challenge continued this past week and  a few… Continue reading Wardrobe Challenge!