Lifestyle

We strive for a healthy lifestyle with plenty of healthy eating, creativity & travel. Below are my latest lifestyle posts. There is a mix of Stories From My HouseTravel With Kids, Fashion, Scenic West of IrelandReviews & Giveaways. The review posts are all written by me & I only share our favorite products & experiences!

 

Lifestyle Posts:

The Benefits of a Family Snow Holiday

The Benefits of a Family Snow Holiday

sponsored post When we think about a family holiday, we often think of going to a resort in the sun. It's always nice to get away to the sun but you know exactly what to expect with sun holidays - beaches, pools, and sand. So this year, why not consider a family snow...

Embracing our mental health in 2020 with mindfulness & counseling

Embracing our mental health in 2020 with mindfulness & counseling

sponsored post As we ease into 2020 we can feel a variety of emotions. January can be a tricky month for many people's mental health and entering a new decade can bring challenges and pressures as well. In this article, I'm going to talk about 3 simple ways to look...

Home Interior Trends for 2020

Home Interior Trends for 2020

sponsored post With a new decade upon us, we are looking for fresh starts and inspiration to bring a positive start to our new years. This goes for our homes too. With so many exciting and innovative trends for 2020, you can make simple changes to your interior to...

Attracting Positivity In The New Year

Attracting Positivity In The New Year

collaborative post Positive energy and vibes are out there, and you can bring more and more of them to your door. Depending on your thoughts and actions, you can invite a lot more positivity into your life, you just need to be aware of it!  Of course, joy comes from...

CarGoSeat Review

CarGoSeat Review

sponsored review CarGoSeat is a brand new product on the market that was invented to solve the problem of traveling with booster seats or having to rent them. CarGoSeat is a 2-in-1 kids booster seat and travel suitcase in one. We were sent one to try out and have been...

What to wear for the office Christmas party

What to wear for the office Christmas party

collaborative post A party with your colleagues is a difficult situation to navigate. You want to let your hair down and enjoy some festive drinks. However, you also don’t want to lose all respect from your co-workers and build up a bad reputation. Your Christmas...

Top Tips for A Stress-Free (well, almost) Christmas

Top Tips for A Stress-Free (well, almost) Christmas

collaborative guest post It’s that most wonderful time of the year, when bells jingle, stars twinkle and treetops glisten. There is no doubt that Christmas is truly magical for most people. However, for some, Christmas can be tough. Some have bad associations of the...

3 Tips For Selecting The Right Mattress For Your Little One

3 Tips For Selecting The Right Mattress For Your Little One

collaborative guest post Have you ever woken your children up in the morning only to find that your little angels have been replaced with sleep-starved zombies? By ensuring that your child gets enough high-quality sleep, you can keep the little zombies at bay and also...

Bean Bag Bazaar Review – Faux Fur Bean Bags

Bean Bag Bazaar Review – Faux Fur Bean Bags

I was sent the bean bag for review purposes, all opinions are my own Years ago my two boys got bean bag chairs from Santa. They lasted less than a year and died a terrible death with little beans all over the house. They weren't that comfy and certainly weren't nicely...

Getting Ready for Christmas

Getting Ready for Christmas

this post contains mentions of gifted items I have no idea where November went but all of a sudden we are full steam ahead for Christmas! It is all about lists to Santa, festive family days out and making memories with the kids. I'm more conscious this year than ever...

5 Best UK Hotspots for Food Lovers

5 Best UK Hotspots for Food Lovers

collaborative guest post Are you a keen foodie? Do you love to visit new restaurants whenever you’re away from home? If so, you’ll likely want to know which cities offer the finest cuisine in the UK. To help you get started on your culinary tour of the country, we’ve...

Having Fun with OOKS Apps!

Having Fun with OOKS Apps!

collaborative post Following the success of the STEM app “OOKS: What’s that Rumbling?”, Zulleon have launched a suite of 5 new OOKS apps, as well as a brand new OOKS animated short series. OOKS are cute and interactive little creatures that live in their own unique...

What Your Newborn’s Room Should Look Like

What Your Newborn’s Room Should Look Like

collaborative post So you’re bringing your family’s latest edition home. What kind of room should you design for your newborn baby? It's vital to not think of it as a ‘room’, but more like a nursery. Creating a home nursery will take time and effort but in the end,...

5 Things to do to Prepare for your Trip to the USA

5 Things to do to Prepare for your Trip to the USA

collaborative post As you know, I am from New York so I have taken several trips back to the USA with the family and have learned from personal experience that preparation well in advance of our trip is the key to everything running smoothly!! Things from having your...

Autumn Getaways for the Family

Autumn Getaways for the Family

collaborative guest post Autumn is here, the warm weather has gone so now is a great time to plan a last-minute Autumn getaway for you and the family. There are numerous places across the UK you can visit that will be beautiful in the low Autumn sun!   Devon...

Tips to Stay on Top of the Laundry Pile

Tips to Stay on Top of the Laundry Pile

collaborative post Keeping on top of the laundry is a full-time job. Just when the basket is finally empty, inevitably more laundry magically appears and the basket is full yet again. Between jumping in muddy puddles, soccer training, and school uniforms, there is...

Giveaways 2019

Giveaways 2019

Here are my current giveaways on the blog and on my social networks. Feel free to enter them all! Specific details and terms can be found on each giveaway, and the full t/c can be found here. Good luck!   University Games Bundle We’ve teamed up with University...

5 Reasons to Invest in Cashmere

5 Reasons to Invest in Cashmere

collaborative guest post We all have our favourite items of clothing. Those go-to pieces we fall back on whenever we’re seeking comfort in the familiar. They go with everything and always make you feel great.  If you’re going to rely on these wardrobe essentials, why...

Our Family Stay at the Fitzgerald’s Woodlands House Hotel and Spa

Our Family Stay at the Fitzgerald’s Woodlands House Hotel and Spa

We were invited to stay at the Fitzgerald's Woodlands Hotel as guests. It's my choice to write this review and all opinions within are my own. I only share experiences we truly love with you!   The Fitzgerald's Woodlands House Hotel and Spa is located just...

Getting ready for Autumn 2019 Trends

Getting ready for Autumn 2019 Trends

collaborative post What always amazes me about fashion is that when we are enjoying wearing one season of clothing, it's already time to start thinking about the next season's trends. I've been having a nose around the upcoming trends for Autumn / Winter 2019 and I...

Styling our sitting room with art from Desenio

Styling our sitting room with art from Desenio

        My poor sitting room has been in desperate need of a freshen up. I'd love to change everything in that room so getting to pick some new art from Desenio really was ideal to give the room a whole new, modern, fresh look. I love the...

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