Body, Reviews

Sponge/Brush Guzzling All Your Foundation? There’s a ‘MakeupDrop’ For That…

Yes. It looks like a miniature chicken fillet for a particularly tiny bra, but therein lies one of its many selling points. It's silicon. It's easy to grip. It doesn't absorb ANY of your foundation, meaning you literally only require a drop and will, therefore, save a fortune. Before we get to the Pros and… Continue reading Sponge/Brush Guzzling All Your Foundation? There’s a ‘MakeupDrop’ For That…

Body, Reviews

Aldi’s Feckin’ Fantastic Skin Care Range is Back…

Who bought all the 'Le Mara' in Aldi today?! Meeeeeee! WHEEEEEEE! Having missed the boat a number of times when Aldi's much-lauded hand-harvested antioxidant-rich seaweed range is back as a Special Buy. Let's be clear, yours truly is an absolute sucker for Aldi's Special Buys - kids bedding; toddler travel cot; Avent soothers that don't cost… Continue reading Aldi’s Feckin’ Fantastic Skin Care Range is Back…

Baby, Body, Mind, Reviews

Heading to Hospital? Crumlin, Temple Street, Tallaght – We’ve Got Some Tales…

Having spent an inordinate amount of time in all the children's hospitals in the Dublin area - that being Crumlin, Tallaght, and Temple Street - it makes sense to turn those (at times) harrowing experiences into something cathartic and perhaps even helpful. Here's what I wish I'd known heading to A&E for the first time.… Continue reading Heading to Hospital? Crumlin, Temple Street, Tallaght – We’ve Got Some Tales…

Baby, Body, Mind

Ever Tried Baby Feet Facials?

At the risk of coming across a bit weird(er); just wanted to share an activity that I've been partaking in for the last year that brings immense joy. You will need one thing - a baby with feet. Preferably one not covered in shit. Obviously, it goes without saying, but this baby must be your… Continue reading Ever Tried Baby Feet Facials?

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Baby Got Nappy Rash? Here’s a Surprising Revelation…

WARNING: This article contacts graphic images of an abominable poo-bomb - hence why your eyes are presently being treated to this pristine pink flurry of (wildly unrealistic) loveliness ... Drink it in. What follows isn't pretty. So, the baby is teething. Badly. For the last 4 weeks running, our morning alarm involves a wailing baby,… Continue reading Baby Got Nappy Rash? Here’s a Surprising Revelation…

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Ain’t No Party Like a Pox Pox Party! How to Deal with a ‘Chicken Pops’ Outbreak.

If you're cradling a sick child, desperately seeking a couple of pointers that will hopefully work for yours, please scroll to the red text.... If you're in the market for a bit of meandering moaning, read on from here. How do you explain to a 4-year-old that she can't go to a school friend's birthday… Continue reading Ain’t No Party Like a Pox Pox Party! How to Deal with a ‘Chicken Pops’ Outbreak.