Family life · Uncategorized

My Christmas Picks!

I know, I know, Christmas is looong over and we are all trying to make a fresh start and are looking forward to sunsets at 10pm and sleeveless tops and flip flops. But, before we get too ahead of ourselves, I wanted to record on here my favourite snaps from Christmas 2015. Our Christmas was… Continue reading My Christmas Picks!

Family life

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!

Uncategorized

All a glow!

Last Thursday evening we had the most beautiful little family evening at The Argory ‘All a Glow’ event. I had been a little nervous about taking the kiddies to Afternoon Tea in such a beautiful venue.  After booking I started regretting it, thinking that we would be the family that ruined it for everyone! 3 kiddies… Continue reading All a glow!

Family life · Uncategorized

Gingerbread cupcakes.

Just a quick little post this evening to share with you our recipe for Gingerbread cupcakes.  This was our first time making these, and I have to say I am so pleased at how scrummy they have turned out.  The hubster LOVED them, he isn’t a big fan of the humble cupcake, but IS a… Continue reading Gingerbread cupcakes.

Family life

Did someone say 73 sleeps??

I LOVE Christmas! Love it. I count down the days in sleeps, starting on 1st October. I love the food, the (hope of!) snow, Santa, the presents, the tree, the lights, the reindeer, the snowmen, the robins, ALL the decorations actually! I love the turkey and ham and stuffing, I love Christmas Eve and all… Continue reading Did someone say 73 sleeps??

Uncategorized

My name is Optimus, Optimus Prime!

We have a new member in the Bovis house, he came to join us last week. Let me introduce you to him. His name is Optimus, Optimus Prime! And he is quite the boy! He stands tall and threatening in J and S’s bedroom ready to defend them at any given point – that is, when he’s… Continue reading My name is Optimus, Optimus Prime!