2012, 2016

Things You Didn’t See On Don’t Tell The Bride

By | December 20th, 2016|Categories: Dont Tell The Bride|Tags: , , |0 Comments

We spent three weeks filming for Don't Tell The Bride. A lot of it involved full days, separately of course. We then had one day filming together before Peter moved out to plan our wedding. [...]

612, 2016

WIN A Worry Plaque From The Irish Fairy Door Company

By | December 6th, 2016|Categories: competition, giveaway, review, Uncategorized|Tags: , , |21 Comments

I was over the moon when this product found it's way to me this week. I am a huge fan of The Irish Fairy Door Company as it is, but this has completely blown my [...]

512, 2016

I Got Married On Don’t Tell The Bride

By | December 5th, 2016|Categories: Lifestyle|Tags: , , , |9 Comments

Well this is just gas. I've been dreaming about writing down these words for months now. Keeping your wedding a secret is a very strang thing to have to do. It's like this amazing moment [...]

2711, 2016

Take Me Home

By | November 27th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|2 Comments

I have always been a home-bird. In secondary school when all my friends were out drinking I just wanted to be at home with a cup of tea reading a book or watching Saved By [...]

2211, 2016

The Santa Experience At Dunnes Stores, Ilac Centre

By | November 22nd, 2016|Categories: Parenting, review|0 Comments

I was delighted to be invited to the launch of The Santa Experience in the Ilac Centre, Dublin. It takes place in the Dunnes Stores unit and is a handy venue in terms of parking [...]

1011, 2016

My Five Favourite Blog Posts That I’ve Written

By | November 10th, 2016|Categories: Lifestyle, Uncategorized|1 Comment

The very lovely Kate from Kate Takes 5 is celebrating her 6th blogging birthday with an equally lovely linky. She has documented her five favourite blog posts from over the years and I've decided to [...]

911, 2016

Netflix News November 2016 – The Crown!!

By | November 9th, 2016|Categories: Lifestyle, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

As you all know I am a huge fan of Netflix. I'm lucky enough to be a member of the Irish Netflix Stream Team and recently had a fabulous trip to London to celebrate all [...]

811, 2016

VIDEO – I Gave Little Man His First Haircut

By | November 8th, 2016|Categories: Parenting, Uncategorized|1 Comment

Why oh why is this so emotional? I mean I knew it always would be, but it really feels like a huge milestone.   It's no secret that I adore the little man's hair. It [...]

211, 2016

Little Man Has Started Play School

By | November 2nd, 2016|Categories: Parenting, Uncategorized|0 Comments

So what is the actual story with parenting being an emotional rollercoaster 99% of the time? It is such an oblivion of different emotions isn't it? The things that we feel imensely proud of are [...]

3110, 2016

Slimming World – Dealing With A Holiday Weight Gain

By | October 31st, 2016|Categories: Food, slimming world, Uncategorized, weightloss|0 Comments

The "C" world is doing the rounds at the moment. I've been somewhat burying my head in the sand about the whole thing but I've realized that it is happening so I might as well [...]

2610, 2016

Family Holiday At Broncemar Beach, Caleta De Fuste, Fuerteventura

By | October 26th, 2016|Categories: Lifestyle, Uncategorized|0 Comments

We have just returned from a week in sunny Fuerteventura. Regular readers of my blog will know that this has come to be our favourite holiday desination and we just keep returning year after year. [...]

1410, 2016

Sun Holiday – Packing For Our Two Year Old

By | October 14th, 2016|Categories: holiday, Holidays, Lifestyle, Parenting, Travel, travelling|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Hello Hello,   Very soon we'll be heading away on our "summer holiday". I know it's Autumn but we usually go in late September or early October. We're a bit late this year so the [...]

1010, 2016

Hate Cutting Butternut Squash? Here is my hack!

By | October 10th, 2016|Categories: Food, healthy, Recipe, recipes, slimming world, Uncategorized, weightloss|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Lads, it's literally my favourite time of year for so many reasons. Autumn I am more than ready for you!   Firstly, in my opinion, it is the most beautiful time of year in Ireland. [...]

310, 2016

Date Night – Trying The New Slimming World Range At Iceland #Ad

By | October 3rd, 2016|Categories: Food, Recipe, slimming world, Uncategorized, weightloss|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Hi Everyone,   Delighted that the Slimming World Survival Guide post went down so well. So many of you found it helpful and that was exactly my intention. I am definitely going to make it [...]

2809, 2016

The Siege Of Jadotville Hits Netflix

By | September 28th, 2016|Categories: Lifestyle, Netflix, Netflix Stream Team|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Last week I attended a screening of the new Netflix Original Movie The Siege Of Jadotville. As most of you know by now I am a member of the Irish Netflix Stream Team which means [...]

2509, 2016

Slimming World Survival Guide – #1

By | September 25th, 2016|Categories: Food, slimming world, Uncategorized, weightloss|4 Comments

Hi Guys,   I got such a great response from my last blog post about losing 52 pounds in 52 weeks. I wanted to firstly thank you all for being so lovely. It gave me [...]

2309, 2016

Two “Parenting” Apps That Just Might Change Your Life

By | September 23rd, 2016|Categories: Parenting, Uncategorized|0 Comments

First things first - this post is not Sponsored and I have absolutely no affiliation to the companies behind these apps. None whatsoever. I genuinely just found two apps that have been total game-changers for [...]

2009, 2016

Losing 52 Pounds In 52 Weeks & Winning Woman Of The Year – Slimming World

By | September 20th, 2016|Categories: Food, slimming world, Uncategorized, weightloss|18 Comments

A couple of weeks ago I found out the wonderful news that I was nominated for Woman Of The Year at my Slimming World group. It was a total honour and it all felt a [...]

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