Category: Tips for Mums

overwhelming

When parenting gets overwhelming

  As we all know, parenting is the most challenging, overwhelming and tiring job. Every step we take will, in some way, form our children, leaving an imprint on their futures. Even as I sit here trying to write, my children distract and disturb me every three minutes…   ‘Did I eat enough?’ ‘Can I […]

CONTINUE READING


Gardening Workout

Being active in the outdoors has plenty of scientifically proven natural benefits. Being outdoors, breathing in fresh air can boost your energy levels, improve your immune system (breathing in phytoncides increases white blood cells which fight off infections and disease) and when in sunlight you can get your daily dose of vitamin D.     […]

CONTINUE READING


(K)now yourself

(K)now yourself

We’ve all been there. You find yourself getting overwhelmed with frustration, or in some cases anger, pacing up and down. There are certain topics that, before you know it, always end up in an argument. We never plan for this to happen, but it takes over without you realising. […]

CONTINUE READING


Double the workload

Double the workload

The situation most parents find themselves in is challenging to say the least. We are trying to work from home while also home-schooling our children. It is a price we need to pay for the safety of our nation. In years to come, looking back we might not think ‘staying at home’ was such a […]

CONTINUE READING


Fresh Air Enjoyment During Lockdown

Fresh Air Enjoyment During Lockdown

Just because we are not supposed to be visiting people or going places, doesn’t mean we can’t go outside. Fresh air can work wonders, especially when you’re feeling cooped up. Irish weather isn’t always favourable but when it’s at least dry, head outside for a change of scenery. Have your morning coffee in the garden […]

CONTINUE READING


Ideas for encouraging good behaviour

Ideas or encouraging good behaviour

Parents want nothing other than to do the very best they can for their children. Not only do you need to show love and respect for your child, you also need to be able to set boundaries and find ways to encourage good behaviour. […]

CONTINUE READING