Parenting

Are We Too Busy to Show a Little Kindness?

Each day I wake up, make breakfast and begin attending to Luisas’ needs. As someone who doesn’t go out to work I spend most of my time without adult company. Like most parents who stay at home, if it wasn’t…

Lifestyle

Let’s Talk About Hygge

Hygge (pronounced hue-guh not hoo-gah) is a Danish word used when acknowledging a feeling or moment as cosy, charming or special. It’s become something of a buzzword lately but there’s a few misconceptions surrounding it. Hygge isn’t about a shopping…

Luisa, Parenting

A Toddlers Autumn To-Do List

One of the best things about having a ‘proper’ toddler is that they get to fully experience occasions, attractions and seasons. Last Autumn and Winter Luisa was 1.5 or so, she was walking and starting to chat more but she…

Lifestyle

The Road to Freedom // Learning to Drive

Your first set of wheels is a massive right of passage, especially in Northern Ireland where even those of us who live in the city are only ever 15 minutes away from the countryside. When I was 17 learning to…

Reviews

Review // Buster Bathroom Plughole Unblocker

*We were sent two bottles of Buster Bathroom Plughole Unblocker by Mumsnet in exchange for an honest appraisal. If you know me at all you’ll know I’m far from a ‘domestic goddess’, my approach to most housework is primarily avoidance….

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