Angelic Scones – Lunchbox Favourite

Someday I am going to go into my kids bedroom to get them up for school (eh…..let me rethink that last statement – when was the last time I actually had to WAKE my kids…..um…. that’ll be NEVER. It’s always a pre-dawn start here!) But if I do happen to…

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Is Juice getting a Raw Deal? Just make it Green!

Sugar is a hot topic! In the same way that fat & calories were hot topics several years ago. What with a huge emphasis on calories and fat in the 80’s & 90’s we turned to Diet Soda’s (or minerals as my Nan used to say……cue blank stares from any…

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Pip & Pear – our feeding revolution!

I nearly got lost yesterday in my own kitchen. Yes. Behind a vat of roast sweet potato, which was wedged between a trough of steamed carrot & a bucket of stewed apple. Therein lies the problem with batch cooking when weaning times rolls around. You end up with (quite literally)…

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School Uniform Dilemmas? Not with Marks & Spencer

I have a love/hate relationship with school uniforms. I LOVE the fact that they take the thought out of what to put out for the kids to wear and removes any potential for arguments over how unreasonable I am not to let them wear their bikini’s over their Elsa costumes…

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Primark Summer 2016 & making our very own cloud

Can someone please shrink me and make me 6 again please? Not because I want to relive my awkward teenage years, brimming with angst. Nor do I long to do my Leaving cert again – I still have nightmares! No I simply want to fit into the Primark Summer 2016 children’s…

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