Back to School

so its nearly back to school time! HOW is the summer nearly over? Our two are starting Senior Infants on Thursday and since they don’t wear uniforms, we already planned a few outfits which will be great to mix and match throughout the year. The kids had a ball catching up and shooting their outfits…. Read more »

To Market To Market….

Following on from today’s Instagram post, we take a look at some of the best toy shops and market stalls. Kidkraft Grocery Market Place, €119, Mimi’s Toys. You can buy it here   A play version of everyone’s favourite Cissywears store! CW x LMTP tent, €139.50 , Little Me Teepee. You can buy it here…. Read more »

Back to school with Tk Maxx

Last week we had a chance to head into TK Maxx and have a look at the kids section to see what was on offer.  Penny is heading back to school in two weeks, and doesn’t wear a uniform, so we focused on an outfit suitable for that.  Despite the warm summer, we know the… Read more »

Healthier Apple Muffins

Healthier Apple Muffins This is the easiest snack to whip up, its pretty healthy and DELISH! Ideal for after school snack, or to stick in your bag when you’re out and about! Leons school doesn’t allow chocolate, so if you would like this for the lunchbox, just leave out the chocolate chips and substitute with… Read more »


Say it with flowers

and when I say flowers, I mean a flower bouquet made out of biscuits from Biscuiteers!   Aren’t these such a gorgeous Mother’s Day gift? These are from the mother’s day bouquet luxe biscuit tin which is £45 and you can buy them here      

banana yogurt coconut oat muffins with white chocolate

Healthier Banana Coconut Oat Yogurt Muffins with White Chocolate

These muffins are waaay healthier than regular muffins and are a really good little treat for breakfast or after school. They are super delicious and moist and your kids will LOVE them! Also, (which is most important for me) they are super easy to make and take about 5 mins. All in one bowl. Ingredients… Read more »

Mothers Day Gifts for Magic Mamas

With Mother’s Day fast approaching (THIS Sunday!) it’s time to pick up a gift for your mama, your mom friend, or even (sure why not!), yourself. You may just want to send some not so subtle hints. Feel free to forward on this post. With small and independent businesses suffering after enforced closure last week,… Read more »

Esme and Ivy – launch their debut collection of dresses

We’ve been fans of Esme and Ivy since their brand started. With the most dainty of bonnets, you can’t help but find yourself embracing a slower pace when you dress your little one in the traditional style hat. Now you can add a little more of this beautiful brand to your child’d wardrobe, with the… Read more »

TotsBots Playtime Collection

Today sees the launch of Tots Bots latest collection ‘Playtime’. The Mutiny Tot wears cloth nappies and Tots Bots kindly gifted us the collection for review. We love Tots Bots anyway and I have used them since Penny was in nappies until she potty trained. They’re super user friendly with a velcro closure that, unlike… Read more »

  • Back to School – LUNCH BOXES

    I’ve two favourite memories from the ‘back to school’ time of year, and that’s seeing my friends again, and new stuff. Now as a parent, as I prepare to send my kid off to preschool, I am enjoying the gathering of those back to school…or indeed ‘starting school’ items. Lunch is probably my favourite part… Read more »


    Heatons, one of Ireland’s largest department stores with 54 stores nationwide has just launched its latest Kids collection from the ‘Heatons Kids’ brand. Judging by these gorgeous campaign images there are definitely some awesome pieces to pick up, our fave being the superhero raglan and the parka jacket! Perfect for getting ready for autumn and… Read more »

  • new GapKids x ED collaboration with Ellen De Generes

    We are currently obsessing over the new Gap Kids collaboration with Ellen De Generes, a new lifestyle brand dedicated to supporting girls just as they are. It encourages girls to take pride in whatever makes them unique and be themselves whether they like to skateboard, dance, wear dresses or jeans!  We think a few boys… Read more »

  • our top sale items

    PopupShop Leopard Tee (5-6) – Price: £20.00 Sale Price: £10.00 shop here Gardner & The Gang Romper BOLT – Price: £20.00 Sale Price: £10.00 shop here Ice Cream Romber Suit – Zara price: € 9.95  sale price: € 7.99 EUR shop here Tshirt – Zara €2.99 shop here animal print fur espadrilles price: €35.99… Read more »

  • Summer Sandals

      Summer is here, even if the weather is only just catching up with the season. It’s time to break out those toes! Here are some of the best sandals for beach days and garden exploration, all you need to add is a sun hat, shades and a picnic (’cause all sunny day meals should be… Read more »

  • La Roche Posay WINNER

    Wow what an amazing response to our La Roche Posay competition.  No wonder- such beautiful products. The lucky winner is….     SANDRA DELUREY   CONGRATULATIONS SANDRA! Please email us on to claim your prize x

  • Next – new season tshirts

    The t-shirts in the boys section of Next are aaa-maazing this season. Loads of fantastic patterns, lots are quite Scandinavian in style and with spring here, colour is BACK with more than a splash. There are SO many to chose from, but here are our favourites. The Dinosaurs       The Birds and Feathers… Read more »

  • Penny and Penelope Bunny

    Penny has a new favourite toy. Her namesake, Penelope Bunny from the wonderfully talented Vanessa Byrne at ilka. With our favourite holiday season, JUST around the corner (bunnies, pastel colours, spring flowers and CHOCOLATE, what’s not to love?) we decided to take a little pre-Easter photo. The shot, of Penny, wearing bunny ears from Dunnes, the… Read more »

  • Which is more expensive?

    Aren’t these two lemon dresses so pretty? We asked earlier on Facebook, which is more expensive.     Dress A is from Next and is €33-36. You can buy it here   Dress B is Robert Cavalli from Alex and Alexa, and is €142. You can buy it here           Did… Read more »

  • Writing For Tiny Winners

    Thanks to every who entered the Writing for Tiny book competition   The winners are Shona Byrne and Caroline Bradfield McCarthy If you can email us at and we will let you know how to claim your prize.   Thank you to Writing for Tiny for these two books for our giveaway. To order… Read more »