Monthly Archives: April 2014

The Little Girl Who Lost Her Name – Book Review

  A few weeks ago Amelia was kindly sent a book from the Lost My Name team. A beautiful illustrated book depicting the story of  a child who has lost his or her name, and bravely sets off to track down … Continue reading

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Quick & Tasty Rice Pudding

Saturday I made a batch of this Rice Pudding for Amelia. I’d never thought of giving her Rice Pudding before, I think selfishly because I don’t like it. Saturday I spent most of the afternoon cooking Amelia new foods to … Continue reading

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Leahys Open Farm Co.Cork Ireland

Yesterday I took Amelia, her cousin Sean & his mummy to Leahy’s Open Farm in Co.Cork. This farm is so well worth a visit. Situated in East Cork, just 3 miles From the lovely village of Dungourney, bordering Cnoc a Ceo … Continue reading

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To Give The Measels,Mumps & Rubella (MMR) Vaccine or Not

Amelia had her Measels,Mumps & Rubella (also called German Measels) (MMR) Vaccine last week. She was 12 months + 3 weeks & will get a second dose before school 4-5 years. The vaccine works by stimulating the immune system to … Continue reading

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Family Friendly Tomato & Basil Omlette

On Monday I made this Omlette for Amelia’s  tea, it was her first time having an Omlette & it went down well, she ate about half of it. The texture was new to her, so I will make it again … Continue reading

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Baby Proofing

Bank Holiday Mondays have changed for us, two years ago we would have been lying in bed nursing our hangovers from the weekend or getting ready to fly back to London after being at home in Ireland for the weekend. … Continue reading

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Changing From Breastmilk/Formula to Cows Milk

Amelia turned 1 three weeks ago,and it was time to say goodbye to her formula and introduce cows milk in her bottles. She had been having cows milk in her cereal & food I have made her since she was … Continue reading

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Easter Egg Painting

This morning Amelia & I painted some eggs & her egg cup from her Easter Basket.Its the first time she used paint and held a paintbrush. Most of the paint on the brush ended up in her mouth,hands, underneath her … Continue reading

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Fairy Door Review

This week we were kindly sent a Fairy Door from The Irish Fairy Door Company. We received the purple door, a high quality handmade wooden door. Retailing at €24.95 plus P&P, there are also some lovely accessories, such as stepping … Continue reading

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Amelia’s Latest Purchases

All this lovely weather has got me so excited for summer,although now we live in Ireland,I’m not going to hold my breath on getting nice sunny, warm weather, though it was lovely here last year. We are going to Portugal … Continue reading

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