The one about going swimming – blood, sweat & flip flops

There are certain things that only a swimmer will possess. Like, for example broad shoulders and the ability to smell a pool from a good 2 km’s away. I grew up stinking of chlorine – constantly – having spent 6 out of 7 days a week in the pool in…

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The Obligatory Banana bread post

I have this thing about banana bread and food blogs. Since before I set up my little therapy corner of the world-wide web here, I used to mentally joke that EVERY single blogger out there that has a banana bread entry.  It was just a thing with me and I…

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Weekend inspiration & other forms of Torture

Another post from HerFamily.ie in case you missed it….the link to the original one is here. Sunday morning. Sun is shining. It’s above 10 degrees. There is only a 83% chance of rain.  This means one thing and one thing only. Summer time in Ireland!! And our usual Saturday/Sunday morning…

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Five things that trip me up in my post baby life

Here is my post from HerFamily.ie last week – holliers tripped me up so I never got to post it here. Hope you enjoy it! You are not supposed to dislike anything about post bubba arrival. Everything is supposed to be rosier, happier, more fulfilling & worthwhile. There is supposed…

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Ikea Live Magazine Feature – quick tidy up!

Imagine my delight & surprise when IKEA contacted me a few months ago to do a feature of our home for their Ikea Live Magazine. Of course I was flattered but as a Mum with a fully functioning, full steam ahead, take no prisoners home it was always going to…

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