Barbie Rainbow Cove Light Show Princess and Blaze Monster Dome: Review

Mattel recently sent us two toys for Christmas 2016 to try out and review. Barbie™ Rainbow Cove Light Show Princess  When you're three and a half and think you're seven you're quite likely to be besotted by Barbie. Sparkly things also feature, and magic. Barbie™ Rainbow Cove Light Show Princess which Mattel provided for us to review, … Continue reading Barbie Rainbow Cove Light Show Princess and Blaze Monster Dome: Review

Netflix November Update

Who needs an excuse to draw the curtains and curl up on the couch at this time of year? Grab the cosy blanket, reach around for the apple tv remote (try between the cushions on the couch) and get streaming on Netflix. Need inpsiration? Here are some shows that are worth a watch at the … Continue reading Netflix November Update

A Family Break in Galway – The Connacht Hotel Review 

Back when we had two children we used to go on hotel breaks with the kids every year. We'd  use our supermarket tokens to bag a bargain and visited Westport, Cork, Limerick, and Carlow among others. However, since Laoise was born three-and-a-half years ago we've gone twice, for a short summer holiday when she was a … Continue reading A Family Break in Galway – The Connacht Hotel Review 

Netflix Summer Picks 2016

The weather hasn't exactly been amazing so it's good to have a Netflix standby list for when those outdoor activities are just not going to happen. Here are some of the summer's Netflix highlights: For the Adults  Stranger Things: This is the one everyone is talking about, and I'm engrossed. It's set in the 1980's … Continue reading Netflix Summer Picks 2016

A Girls' Weekend at Lusty Beg Island: Review

I spent the weekend before last on a little island. A real-life island,  in a lake, in Co. Fermanagh. It was bliss. Let me tell you about it. On Saturday morning Google Maps told me I'd be driving for 3.5 hours to get to my destination-  Fermanagh and Wexford are a long way apart. I broke … Continue reading A Girls' Weekend at Lusty Beg Island: Review

A Girls’ Weekend at Lusty Beg Island: Review

I spent the weekend before last on a little island. A real-life island,  in a lake, in Co. Fermanagh. It was bliss. Let me tell you about it. On Saturday morning Google Maps told me I'd be driving for 3.5 hours to get to my destination-  Fermanagh and Wexford are a long way apart. I broke … Continue reading A Girls’ Weekend at Lusty Beg Island: Review

Netflix Stream Team Update June

It's been a while since I posted a Netflix Stream Team Update so here's some news from Netflix world: For the adults:  Orange is the New Black Season 4 debuted on Friday, June 17 Absolutely Fabulous Series 1-5 is now available, get nostalgic with Patsy and Eddie Titanic is available since 1st June. Get mushy … Continue reading Netflix Stream Team Update June