Crafts for eejits

I am not crafty.

Well, I am crafty, but not crafty in an “arts and crafts” kind of way. My Pinterest fail last year is proof enough. If you’re looking for cool, original, fun craft ideas you need to talk to the crazy talented likes of Sadhbh at Where Wishes Come From, Emily from The Nest or Helen at The Busy Mamas.

If, however, you’re crap at crafts like me and you’re looking for something that makes you look like you’re at least making an effort, I’ve got the very thing for you! Continue reading Crafts for eejits

Pregnant women everywhere thank you

There I was, enjoying a nice cold glass of Sancerre with my dinner, when my eye wandered to the symbol at the bottom of the label.

Pregnant women everywhere thank you - Mind the Baby

It’s a symbol that I’ve seen hundreds of times – usually on the back of my Corona in the pub – but it really got me thinking this time.

Thank God, I thought, THANK GOD that symbol is there.  Continue reading Pregnant women everywhere thank you

Full on narcissism

So I’m going to pretend to act all cool and nonchalant about it, but you may have noticed that I have a small trophy wall of sorts over here on the left hand side of my blog.

In reality, it’s more of a shrine to “always the bridesmaid, never the bride”, but I will admit I am a little proud to have been in the final of Blog Awards Ireland for three years in a row, as well as the fantabulous inaugural Irish Parenting Blog AwardsContinue reading Full on narcissism