Mama’s got a brand new bra – Hotmilk lingerie review

I totally missed a trick on the maternity/nursing lingerie in the pregnancy and breastfeeding days. I didn’t get my first sexy nursing bra until my birthday when the baby was 10 months old. I had lingered too long in the “comfy” nursing bra arena to the detriment of my curvaceousness and my self esteem. More boxy and matronly in silhouette than voluptuous and MILF-y. Mr Mind The Baby treated me to two gorgeous lingerie sets and I didn’t look back after that. In fact, I missed the sexy sets a little bit once the breastfeeding stopped and I’d shrunk back to “assets as usual“. Continue reading Mama’s got a brand new bra – Hotmilk lingerie review

#IPBAwards – they think it’s all over! It is now!

Oh lads!

I am knackered.

It’s T+3 days since the very first Glenisk Irish Parenting Blog Awards and I am done in!

But oh what a night! What a few months! What a bunch of amazing, beautiful, funny, sexy, intelligent, creative, crazy-talented bloggers. We came, we saw, we rocked it! Continue reading #IPBAwards – they think it’s all over! It is now!

Back to black (out blind)

Back when I was the perfect parent, along with my friend – who was also a perfect parent at the time, but is now a mother of two boys – I did some tutting and eye-rolling when I heard my friend’s sister’s children (I know, tentative link) had blackout blinds on their bedroom windows. It meant that when they were sleeping anywhere else except their own beds, some class of a fangled blackout blind had to be gerry-rigged for anyone to get any sleep. Continue reading Back to black (out blind)