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After school snacks

After school snacks

With the kids heading back to school next week, we have the dreaded thought of homework and helping the kids to settle down and focus on getting it done. Now, I know that after school activities can often determine the schedule after school but homework must be a priority. I find in our house that […]

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  23rd August 2018   No comments
Healthy Packed Lunch Ideas

Healthy Packed Lunch Ideas

So you’ve spent a small fortune on the new schoolbooks, uniforms, shoes and now it’s time to start thinking about those dreaded daily packed lunches. If you’re looking for some lunchbox inspo, check out our list below. Always try to plan ahead and get those lunches ready the night before where possible. It’ll save so […]

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  22nd August 2018   No comments
Our favourite restaurants in Costa Brava

Our favourite restaurants in Costa Brava

Catalonia is famed for its food. Located on the Mediterranean coasts with strong influences from its neighbouring countries Italy and France, you’ll see that Catalan cuisine is Mediterranean food at its best. There’s an interesting balance of seafood (from its coastal location) and also meat from the mountains and fields inland. This explains Catalonia’s fascination with ‘Mar […]

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  12th August 2018   No comments
Kenmare Kerry Food Tour Review

Kenmare Kerry Food Tour Review

Those of you who know me will know that I love a good food tour. They’re a great way to find out more about the area you’re visiting and they give you a real insight into the local culture. You get the opportunity to try local specialities and maybe even get the chance to talk […]

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  10th August 2018   No comments
Top 13 family-friendly things to do in Costa Brava

Top 13 family-friendly things to do in Costa Brava

Costa Brava in Spain is well known for being one the first package holiday destinations. Now, 60 years later, this region is making a huge comeback. Having recently spent a week there with the kids, I can see why. National Geographic Traveler magazine included the Costa Brava in its list of the world’s twenty best tourist destinations for 2012. The secret is […]

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  13th May 2018   No comments
Groove Festival Family Weekend Ticket Giveaway

Groove Festival Family Weekend Ticket Giveaway

As we’re well into May now, it’s time to think about those sunny summer days and plan for some fun family days out. Groove Festival brought to you by Energia, isn’t just a music festival, it’s a weekend filled with something for all the family! The smallest Groovers have the Little Top, revealing theGroove World of Magical Mystery. Teen Groovers can […]

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  8th May 2018   No comments
Wow Air – Travel Guide Competition

Wow Air – Travel Guide Competition

Calling all budding Irish globetrotters: WOW air has the paid summer job of your dreams WOW air, Iceland’s low-cost airline, is offering one dynamic duo the summer of a lifetime with the launch of its new WOW air Travel Guide competition. For three months this summer, WOW air will give two people a paid job […]

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  24th April 2018   No comments
Dubliner Christmas Tree Cheese Board – ad

Dubliner Christmas Tree Cheese Board – ad

It’s that special time of year. A time of year where many families travel far and wide to come together to celebrate the festive season. Food has often been central to that annual celebration and nothing fills me with more joy than sitting around the dinner table surrounded by loved ones on Christmas Day. So much […]

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  13th December 2017   No comments