I’ll start this off by saying that all ended well. Jack gave us a serious fright yesterday that hammered home how important it is that parents and caregivers know what to do when they think a child may be choking. I’ll set the scene – My sister and nephew were visiting, and I… Read More What to Do When an Infant is Choking
Balrath Wood, Meath Where: Balrath Wood, Burtonstown, Co. Meath (Map) Cost: Free Parking: Yes, there is parking onsite Opening Hours: 8:00am – 8:00pm (Summer) 9:00am – 5:00pm (Winter) Pet Friendly: Yes, dogs must be kept on a lead Stroller Accessibility: There are paved trails suitable for strollers Since we moved home, we have… Read More Balrath Wood – Exploring Meath!
This week marks my last week at work for the foreseeable future. I’ve decided to become a stay-at-home mammy, and focus on my little family. It’s not a decision that came easily, but I’m positive that it’s the right decision. Like a lot of working mothers, I’ve struggled with that awful mammy guilt that… Read More Why I’ve Decided to Become a Stay-at-Home Mum
This week marks National Breastfeeding Week. I touched a little on my initial struggle to feed Jack in this post, but I thought this week was an appropriate time to share my breastfeeding experience. When I was pregnant, I surprised myself by enthusiastically planning to breastfeed. I say surprised because I had always assumed… Read More National Breastfeeding Week – My Breastfeeding Journey
Time is flying, and our little man is now a pro at eating solids. He has a great appetite, and loves trying new foods. He is definitely a fan of all fruit, and enjoys his veggies. Meat has been harder for him to get used to, but we are persevering. We covered our introduction to… Read More Our Guide to Stage 2 Solids!