It’s been one whole year since I held you in my arms. One whole year since I kissed those chubby cheeks, blew raspberries on those double chins, rubbed that little soft fur head and held that tiny hand. One whole year. In many ways it’s hard to believe that it has been a year already,… Continue reading It’s been a year …..
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!
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.
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!
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!
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!
My heart is racing right now as I sit down to write this post. It’s going to be a difficult one – I’ve put it off and put it off and wondered if I should really write it. But I feel like I should. I hope that by sharing this story it will offer some… Continue reading Good things come to those who wait.
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.
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!
Wow! Can you believe it? The schools are almost all back this week. My husband was back today, J will start P2 on Thursday and my little S will start P1 on Thursday also. I really can’t believe it. The summer holidays always go quickly, but for some reason this year they have completely flown!… Continue reading Farewell Summer….