Monthly Archives: September 2014

When Can I Give My Baby/Toddler A Pilliow

Thinking your baby would be better off with a pillow and blanket in her bed? Think again. Even though you probably wouldn’t dream of sleeping without either, your baby, who’s slept flat and uncovered on the mattress since birth, doesn’t … Continue reading

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Love The Little Things Week #16

Hello, happy Friday everyone! Hope you all have had a good week. Ours has been relatively quiet. The crazy weather has had me take summer clothes back out of the vaccume bags and we even ended up paddling in the … Continue reading

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Amelia at 18 Months Monthly Update

Happy Half Birthday Amelia! A Year & a Half! This time 18 months ago I was sat in a London hospital, scared to take you home! Well we have managed, and not killed you and you are still in one … Continue reading

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Chicken Dippers & Sweet Potato Fries

This Annabel Karmel recipe For chicken dippers is a favourite dish for kids and adults when you just feel like having something easy! You can vary this by using your favourite flavoured crisps for the coating. Serve with Rosemary Sweet … Continue reading

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10 Signs Mummy Needs a Break

Motherhood- it’s great, its fulfilling, rewarding and we learn all about what unrequited love is all about. There are too many times that we let ourselves fall to the bottom of the ‘to do’ list and before you know it, … Continue reading

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It’s Finally Ended:The Blog Awards

6 weeks of stress,changing from the least competitive person I know to crazy lady,tormenting people for votes,loosing followers and it’s finally over!Thank Christ that last night voting for Best Blog Post in the Irish Blog Awards closed. I didn’t get … Continue reading

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Love The Little Things Week #15

Good morning & happy Friday! Welcome back to Love The Little Things, this is my week #15. I missed last weeks posts as I was busy with appointments & play dates & was very uncharacteristically unorganised. This week has been … Continue reading

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Lentil & Bacon Soup

Lentils are a great way of bulking up any soup, and even though the weather has become a bit psychotic on us,July temperatures in the middle of September, once that chill sets in, this soup will be the perfect evening … Continue reading

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Step by Step in Cruise Control

Amelia is just shy of 18 months, in the last week she has started to cruise around the furniture after about a month of pulling herself up on the sofa,chairs & her cot. Bravery has now set in, she has … Continue reading

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French Apple Tart

Last week my husband returned home with cooking apples from his parents garden, placed them in front of me and said “My dad gave you these”.Not wanting them to go to waste,especially as everything grown in my father in laws … Continue reading

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