Reviews

Mirabilandia – Italy’s Largest Theme Park (Review)

Mirabilandia – Italy’s Largest Theme Park (Review)

Located in Stavio in Emilia-Romagna on the east coast of Italy, people come from as far afield as Venice to visit Mirabilandia. However, we only had to travel 20 minutes (20km) from our Halldis apartment in Marina di Ravenna. At 30 hectares, with an additional 10 hectare ‘Mirabeach’ water park, Mirabilandia is Italy’s largest theme park. We were […]

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  20th July 2016   No comments
Family camping in the South of France

Family camping in the South of France

In June 2014, James and I took the kids (then aged 8,8 and 10) camping to the South of France. We had been to this particular area of France many times before and we really wanted to show the kids why we loved it. It’s a really beautiful part of the world and I would highly recommend […]

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  2nd May 2016   No comments
Neven Maguire Cookery School Review

Neven Maguire Cookery School Review

Neven Maguire’s Cookery School, which opened in January 2014, is located in Blacklion in Co. Cavan right next door to the very popular MacNean House and Restaurant. They provide many different types of cookery courses including cooking for friends, entertaining made easy and mastering meat. Last Saturday, Fraser and I headed to the cookery school to […]

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  4th April 2016   2 comments
Barker’s of Blackrock, Dublin Restaurant Review

Barker’s of Blackrock, Dublin Restaurant Review

As food bloggers, it’s not surprising that we love to eat so when the email came in from Barker’s of Blackrock to pop in with the kids to review their restaurant the next time we’re passing through Blackrock, we were more than happy to take up the offer. First impressions of Barker’s of Blackrock is […]

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  30th March 2016   2 comments
Review of Freddy Buttons books

Review of Freddy Buttons books

Freddy Buttons is a boy. He is 8 years old. He lives at Tumbledown Cottage with his parents. He likes school. He loves to grow food. He really loves to eat good food. He really really loves his animals. This is how Freddy Buttons creator and author Fiona Dillon, describes the main character. Before even reading the books, who wouldn’t love this […]

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  13th January 2016   No comments
Super Seed Snacks for Superheros

Super Seed Snacks for Superheros

Just tell the kids “All you need to be a superhero is your very own pack of Super Bites” – you can’t go wrong. These are the words from Sligo based Good 4U who have released a new range of tasty and natural seed snacks. We were happy to receive a sample pack to try, […]

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  25th September 2015   No comments