Author Archives: Laura

Product Watch September

  Who can believe September is over already. It’s been busy with boys back to school, back to full work days and darker mornings. I managed to squeeze in a few days for myself on retreat in France, I now think it should be a mandatory thing to do in busy September! September seems to… Read More »

Pilates Retreat at Pignoulet Review

Note: I was invited to Domaine du Pignoulet for a 2 night pilates retreat and full board. I paid for travel and transport myself. When I heard I was invited to a Pilates Retreat in Gascony in a restored country manor, I couldn’t believe it. It sounded right up my street. As long time readers… Read More »

Product Watch June and July

  Welcome to the dairy free product watch for June & July. What a summer we’ve been having. Is everyone else thrown by the huge change in the pace of life? I’ve been running around trying to do ALL the summer things with the kids in case the weather doesn’t last. Can’t believe the summer… Read More »

Groove Festival and a Giveaway!

  We’re big fans of music festivals and of bringing the kids along even when camping is involved. It has all become part of the adventure and we have been bringing the boys since number 1 was barely walking. With Ireland exploding with music festivals over the last few years, I often talk to people… Read More »

Dairy Free Wholemeal Brown Scones

  I love scones. As do the boys. We recently discovered that they have some gluten and dairy free ones in the Amber Springs, one of the local hotels in Gorey and we’re delighted to be able to have them out and about for a treat. Nothing is better though than making them yourself and… Read More »