Category Archives: parenting

Shared bedroom makeover for a boy and girl

As I mentioned in my last post, we spent eight months of last year living in a caravan, which was great fun but very cosy.  When we finally moved into a house in mid August, my two youngest, Conor (3) and Selene (18 months) went into a bedroom together. We are strong believers in the …

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Our home made Advent calendar and other stuff…

OMG How did it get to 1st of December and I missed a month of posting? Life just gets so busy this time of year.  In our house it is total chaos as only a house with 4 kids can be…. We are busy getting ready for a big move & lifestyle change, moving to …

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Why I DON’T vaccinate my kids

There is a lot of stuff out there about vaccinations and as parents we often worry…should we, shouldn’t we?  We all want the best for our children.  Having had children 10 years apart I really noticed the increase in the number of immunisations scheduled for children under two. Just had to share this from A …

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Father’s Day…what if they don’t deserve to be a dad?

I think Father’s Day is a great time to reflect on the impact of a father on a child’s life. Today the media will tell us about lots of dads who do a terrific job, but I think it’s also a time to think about those who don’t. What about the abusers…the ones who tear …

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