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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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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.

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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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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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Free Family Day Trips Northern Ireland.

Here we go! Here is our Bucket List for our free days out this summer! Thanks to all those on Facebook who gave us some new suggestions for the list. I hope to make it to all of these this summer…I’m setting us the challenge 😉 Hope you get some ideas too, please feel free… Continue reading Free Family Day Trips Northern Ireland.

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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

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Cheerio August!

I cannot believe it is the 31st August! August just seemed to disappear for us. It flew by. I don’t know whether it was the weather, the fact that we were on the ‘countdown’ or because it was a busy month, but it was over before we knew it! Here are some of my highlights…….… Continue reading Cheerio August!