At the close of evening on this first day of World Breastfeeding Week, I’m in my bed and thinking about what I would say to a new mum or a second or third time mum even who is about to take on this journey. I didn’t necessarily make the decision to breastfeed, I mean to … More My Top Tip for Successful Breastfeeding? This is it.
Accepting an offer to do a book review on the newly released novel Ginny Moon, I realise that the main topic, Autism, is one that I have very limited knowledge of. I had no idea what to expect and I worried that maybe I wouldn’t follow the story, after all, this novel was based on … More A Review of “Ginny Moon” by Benjamin Ludwig
Put this item in your room,
Do it quick
Now, not soon.
Do not put it on the floor,
Do not put it near the door.
Do not leave it in the hall,
Do not leave it there at all. … More Every Mothers Prayer
This mum took a scissors to her kids’ bath toys; what she found will shock you. Well , it won’t but isn’t a little click bait fun? While our timelines were all full last week of the exposé on Sophie The Giraffe and her dirty little secret, I realised I couldn’t continue to ignore the … More Low Down Dirty Ducks!
Time to get this little page and blog back up and running I think! After a month or so of virtually avoiding it and not feeling inclined to post anything, I now find I’m right back to being in love with the blogging vibe and thinking about it daily! So here we go, 2017 lets … More 2017
Something I have never got around to doing is writing out my birth stories about each of the kids so I thought I might do a little My Pregnancy Story series. Each story will be in three parts; The Test, The Nine Month Tale and finally, The Birth Day. Starting off with Part 1 – … More My Pregnancy Story. Part 1: The Test
How many school items did your gang misplace last year? We lost one tracksuit top, one cardigan and countless drink bottles! This coming school year (sorry to mention it already but it is only 6 weeks away!) I am much more prepared and I’m arming myself with a full quota of name stickers from http://www.mynametags.com … More Our Review of My Name Tags Stickers
Dear Children While you are sleeping And dreaming away in your beds, Mammy is thinking and writing And blinking And kissing the tops of your heads. You ask of me Why is it bedtime? You protest and hesitate so. You dance around doing Important one more things, Till I chase around yelling Let’s Go! … More Dear Children.
Gosh, meat free and sweet free week is no joke!! We had all the best of intentions and really, on reflection we did alright! While I was spending too much time hanging out on the virtual veggie aisle of Tesco’s website I spotted a product I certainly hadn’t bought before. Super Sprouts by Good4U..now that had … More Green Quiche with Goats Cheese
Sundays are Mondays Dressed up in good clothes. Seven AM someone’s punching your nose, The mid-week So-Sleepies Have brightly arose And buzz round the hallways Like dawns singing Crows. That fancy full lie in? Out the window it goes, They need feeding, Alright I’m up I suppose. Ask around and they’ll tell you Cos every … More Sunday; Monday in Disguise!