Over the past few days I have been using my essential oils alot! Ant bought me a few sets last Christmas and up to now I have been using them in my diffuser, but that has been the extent of it. This week however, I have started to use them properly for their therapeutic benefits.… Read More Relaxing Lavender Bath Melt & Body Scrub
So the past few weeks have been really hectic! Between starting this new blog, running around after munchkins and just generally trying to stay head above water, we decided to throw revamping our garden into the mix! It had been landscaped about 8 years ago by the previous owners of our house but over the… Read More New Garden!
Part 2 If you have been following Part 1 of this blog, you will know that we had very little luck helping Alfie’s colic and reflux using over the counter medications. Instead we seemed to be faring better with a natural liquid herbal concoction from Sean Boylan Herbs in Dunboyne. It was definitely helping reduce… Read More Chapter 3 – Colic – Part 2
So this salad was totally thrown together today for lunch, just using up what I had in my fridge. But it worked really well together and tasted great! That’s the amazing thing about salads, they are so versatile you can literally use anything you have in your fridge, from your ‘run of the mill’ bog… Read More Superfood Goats Cheese, Beetroot & Cashew Nut Salad
Ok guys here’s the recipe for this delicious and healthy refined sugar-free banana bread which I made on Friday night! It still contains some natural sugars from the banana and maple syrup. But both of these natural sugars have added an nutritional benefit unlike regular refined white sugar. I absolutely love banana bread! So much… Read More Healthy “Refined” Sugar Free Wholemeal Blueberry Banana Bread
So guys, this recipe is super easy and an excellent quick breakfast for kids on the go or active toddlers who can’t sit still! Give this to them in their hand and its perfect for munching and running around! It literally takes less than 5 minutes to prepare and cook! The base is just milk… Read More Two Minute Porridge Fingers!
Hey guys, So I want to talk about natural air purifiers for the home. Over the past year since having Alfie, I have become a lot more conscious of the environment around us, the air quality, pollution, toxins, chemicals and electromagnetic radiation such as wi-fi, which we are exposed to every second of the day. While… Read More Natural Air Purifiers – Salt Lamps & House Plants
Ok guys… this one is a long one so I have split it into 3 parts!!! If you have experienced a colicky baby, silent reflux or CMPA then this Chapter is for you. Sit down and grab a cuppa and have a good aul read…. Part 1. In this Chapter I talk all about Alfie’s… Read More Chapter 3 – Colic – Part 1
Hey guys!!…. So… I have been dying to try this whole ‘new age’ idea of using cauliflower as a pizza base…. Did I just say ‘cauliflower’ and ‘pizza’ in the same sentence? Yes….yes I did. Basically it’s just cauliflower with gigantic notions of epic preportions…a bit like me and this blog.😂 Anyway, I finally got… Read More Cauliflower Pizza
Hair..everywhere. Broken hair brushes. Matted dreads. Bald patches. Blocked drains. Nightmare. That is the definition of postpartum hair loss! Four months postpartum and what had been really gorgeous, balayaged locks that I had done for the birth and which had been doubling and tripling in thickness throughout my whole pregnancy, decided to jump ship, all at… Read More Postpartum Hair Loss