Aldi Specialbuys musical instruments coming soon

Aldi Specialbuys musical instruments

Aldi Specialbuys musical instruments: Student Guiter €49.99. They are in stores nationwide from August 10

Check out what Aldi Ireland have in store from Thursday, August 10, Do you have a budding musician? These great musical instruments on sale as part of Aldi’s Specialbuys soon. The promotion includes instruments for both younger and older children.  Continue reading

Review: Family holiday in Holland

Family holiday in Holland: Efteling Theme Park

Family holiday in Holland: Efteling Theme Park

When I told friends I was going to Holland on holidays this summer a lot of them just assumed I was sneaking off on a mini-break with Daddy Chambers and leaving the kids at home. Au contraire my friends! The four of us took off and spent a week exploring the North Brabant region of the Netherlands. So I thought I’d share our experience, where we went, where we stayed and how much the beer is (us parent’s have to have some fun, right?!)  Continue reading

Review: Rathwood Teddy Bear Picnic

Rathwood Teddy Bear Picnic

Aidan and Daddy Bear enjoying the Rathwood Teddy Bear Picnic

I’m currently on holidays from the day job and when we returned from abroad last week it was safe to say I had the post holiday blues. When the kind folk at Rathwood asked us if we would like to experience their Teddy Bear Picnic event, we jumped at the chance. I figured it would be a nice way to round off the holliers.  Continue reading

Irish supermarkets need shopping trolleys for kids

shopping trolleys for kids

Shopping trolleys for kids: Aidan all set for his shopping in The Netherlands last week.

We’ve only been abroad with the kids twice, once in Spain and just last week we were in The Netherlands and Belgium. In all three countries supermarkets had mini shopping trolleys for kids and they are the business. We need them in Ireland. Well personally I think that we need them here.  Continue reading

Goodbye childminder, you have been fantastic

Goodbye childminder

Goodbye childminder

For almost four years one woman has been a constant. I’m talking about the woman who looks after Aidan and Sarah when Daddy Chambers and I are in work. It’s with a heavy heart that I say tomorrow is her last day looking after them. I’m so sad. I’m going to miss her. The kids will miss her even more. Continue reading