Discipline and following through, I finally did it

Discipline and following through

Discipline and following through: After the incident with the rock and the car window I felt like I had no choice but to be tough

I felt like the Wicked Witch of the West on Halloween night. Not because I was dressed up as one but because I didn’t allow my four-year-old son go out trick or treating with his little friends in the estate.  Continue reading

Review: Rathwood Halloween Pirate Adventure

Rathwood Halloween Pirate Adventure

Rathwood Halloween Pirate Adventure: Sarah picking out her pumpkin to carve.

Aye Aye my hearties! Happy Halloween in advance! We got in the spirit of things at the Rathwood Halloween Pirate Adventure today and not even Storm Brian got in our way!  Continue reading

Family days out: Halloween at Ladyrath Lane

Halloween at Ladyrath Lane

Halloween at Ladyrath Lane, a lovely family day out

I was in Dunnes Stores the other day and was a bit taken aback to see a table full of Halloween decorations in the homewares department. For God sake, the kids haven’t even gone back to school yet, is what I said to myself. My kids were in awe of the decorations though and informed me that they can’t wait for the spooky spectacular to come around.  Continue reading

Update: I’m getting Fit with Brid

Sarah with her wings on, dressed up as a fairy princess for Halloween and Daddy Chambers as mammy and Aidan went trick or treating and returned home with way too much junk.

Sarah with her wings on, dressed up as a fairy princess for Halloween and Daddy Chambers as mammy and Aidan went trick or treating and returned home with way too much junk.

A few weeks back I wrote about ‘Operation Lose the Spare Tyre’ and how I embarked on a journey to lose my baby weight. Except it wasn’t baby weight; it was I ate all the pies and subsequently sat on my arse weight! Well, as I write I am currently eight weeks into that journey so I said I’d update you all on how I’m getting on.  Continue reading