Press Clippings

Here’s a little round up of some of the press coverage for the blog, starting with the most recent:


Radio: Contributor to Christmas TV Recommendations slot on Marian Finucane, 17 December 2016. Listen to Podcast HERE.

Bumbles of Rice blog nominated for award, Gorey Guardian, 3 September 2016

Finalist Best Parenting Blog category,  Boots Maternity & Infant Awards 2016

Interviewed in Kate Gunn’s piece on Gender Netural Approach to Parenting in the Irish Independent, 3 March 2016

Contributed to a Huff Post piece on batchcooking, 18 January 2016


Radio: Contributor to Christmas TV Recommendations slot on Marian Finucane, 19 December 2015 Podcast HERE

Finalist, Best Parenting Blogger, Maternity and Infant Awards, August 2015.

Article on Back to School, Irish Independent Back to School Supplement.

Interview: Office Mum Stories on Office Mum Blog, 16 June 2015

Radio: Contributor to TV Recommendations slot on Marian Finucane, 13 June 2015. Podcast HERE

Radio: Contributor to TV Recommendations slot on Marian Finucane, 2 May 2015. Podcast HERE.

Finalist in three categories in the Irish Parenting Blog Awards 2015– Best Overall Parenting Blog, Best Blogpost, Best Homespun. April 2015

11 Irish Foodie Parents to Follow on Instagram,, 28 March 2015

Interview: 20-hour commute a week to heart of capital, Emma Jane Hade, Irish Independent, 2 March 2015

Tips on Dealing with Fussy Eaters, RSVP Magazine, March Issue (both print and online)

24 Things that No Parent Wants to Hear, Huffington Post UK, 26 January 2015

Me on UTV Ireland
TV Interview: Interviewed in a TV feature on commuter towns on the UTV Ireland news programme “Ireland Live” aired on 8 January, 2015


Newspaper interview for a piece on GP costs by Emma Jane Hade in the Irish Independent on 13 December 2014, “It would put you off going until you’re sure they need a doctor”


  • Awards: I was nominated and longlisted for best blog post in the Irish Blog Awards for best Food/Drink Blog and for Best Blogpost for my post on The Happiness Project.
  • Mentioned in “Diary of a Working Mum” column in the Irish Independent, 8 November 2013
  • Breastfeeding in the middleground. Irish Independent Health & Living Supplement, 9 September 2013
  • Recipe for success. I was interviewed and photos of us appeared in the Irish Times in an article by Sheila Wayman about cooking with kids. (the article is behind a paywall now)


I was recommended as a “Foodie to Follow” on Twitter in the Irish Independent’s Weekend magazine, October 2012.


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