Help your best friend win a wedding!

Help your best friend win a wedding!

My best friends in the whole world need your help so for a moment I would like you to pretend they are your best friends and do them a solid – click on this link and vote for Aoife Wall and Simon Murphy. It doesn’t take too long and, I am sorry, but there...
St Andrew’s Playgroup

St Andrew’s Playgroup

Ava and I have been going to St Andrew’s Playgroup for the past 18 months and it is a lot of fun. It is great for Ava to play with kids of all different ages in a very casual environment and it is wonderful for me to sit down, have a cup of tea and a chat with...
Lime Syrup Cake

Lime Syrup Cake

Going to visit friends I like to (if I can manage it) take something to share but when that person is an amazing cook it can be a little nerve-wracking. Rather than trying to impress, I just try to do something I would like to try myself or use the ingredients I have...
Mel Riddell – Beauty Photography

Mel Riddell – Beauty Photography

Last week I introduced you to Mel Riddell and shared the amazing photos she took of Ava (see here). Earlier this year I was lucky enough to spend a day working with Mel as her assistant. This was a great experience. Although I had been on photo shoots for work in the...
Welcome to Toms Marketplace

Welcome to Toms Marketplace

Back in November 2011 I shared my thoughts of shopping with global issues in mind in Christmas with a Conscience. One of the featured companies was the ever impressive Toms. Ava has since grown out of her little red pair of Toms shoes and has another lovely spotty...