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Wednesday 6 September, 2017

My kids' lunchboxes will never be Pinterest-perfect, but here's why it doesn't matter
# Lunchbox Anxiety
# Lunchbox Anxiety

My kids' lunchboxes will never be Pinterest-perfect, but here's why it doesn't matter

Sep 6th 2017, 5:55 PM 3,672 Views 0 Comments

I’m all for healthy meals, but lunchbox expectations are a minefield, writes Ciara McDonnell.

Wednesday 30 August, 2017

Cold sweats, guilt trips and Sunday Night Fear: The reality of life as a working parent
# The Balancing Act
# The Balancing Act

Cold sweats, guilt trips and Sunday Night Fear: The reality of life as a working parent

Aug 30th 2017, 5:27 PM 3,502 Views 0 Comments

Ignoring Gwyneth Paltrow is essential for survival, writes Ciara McDonnell.

7 family events to check out this weekend - from island storytelling to Harry Potter
# Family Magazine
# Family Magazine

7 family events to check out this weekend - from island storytelling to Harry Potter

Aug 30th 2017, 5:27 PM 1,130 Views 0 Comments

Wondering how to keep the kids busy over the weekend? Here’s our pick of the best events countrywide.

Wednesday 23 August, 2017

9 family events to check out this weekend - from Don Conroy to whale-watching
# Event Guide
# Event Guide

9 family events to check out this weekend - from Don Conroy to whale-watching

Aug 23rd 2017, 8:25 PM 572 Views 0 Comments

Looking for something different this weekend? Here’s what’s happening across the country.

Expert tips for soothing your kids' back-to-school fears... and your own
# The First Day
# The First Day

Expert tips for soothing your kids' back-to-school fears... and your own

Aug 23rd 2017, 4:29 PM 3,198 Views 1 Comment

This can be a stressful time of year for the whole family. But we’ve got some expert tips for dealing with it.

Wednesday 16 August, 2017

7 family events to check out this weekend - from music festivals to cupcake-making
# Family Event Guide
# Family Event Guide

7 family events to check out this weekend - from music festivals to cupcake-making

Aug 16th 2017, 4:33 PM 1,623 Views 0 Comments

Looking for something different this weekend? Here’s what’s happening across the country.

Wednesday 9 August, 2017

8 family events to check out this weekend - from comic books to puppet picnics
# Event Guide
# Event Guide

8 family events to check out this weekend - from comic books to puppet picnics

Aug 9th 2017, 4:26 PM 1,119 Views 0 Comments

Savour the final few weeks of the holidays.

5 never-ending arguments every couple with kids has had
# He Said She Said
# He Said She Said

5 never-ending arguments every couple with kids has had

Aug 9th 2017, 4:26 PM 9,606 Views 3 Comments

There’s no winner in the endless ‘who is more tired’ row, laments Ciara McDonnell.

Wednesday 2 August, 2017

7 great things to do with the kids this weekend - from puppets to dinosaurs
# Family Event Guide
# Family Event Guide

7 great things to do with the kids this weekend - from puppets to dinosaurs

Aug 2nd 2017, 3:57 PM 1,100 Views 0 Comments

Looking for something different to do this weekend? We’ve got you covered.

Wednesday 26 July, 2017

8 great things to do with the kids this weekend - from kite workshops to rock'n'roll
# Event Guide
# Event Guide

8 great things to do with the kids this weekend - from kite workshops to rock'n'roll

Jul 26th 2017, 3:37 PM 829 Views 0 Comments

Looking for something different this weekend? We’ve got the best family events from Cork to Co Down.

Wednesday 19 July, 2017

9 great events to bring the kids to this weekend - from sea safaris to rocket launches
# Family Event Guide
# Family Event Guide

9 great events to bring the kids to this weekend - from sea safaris to rocket launches

Jul 19th 2017, 4:34 PM 1,569 Views 0 Comments

Summer holidays dragging on? Here’s what’s on around the country for little ones this weekend.

Wednesday 12 July, 2017

9 great events to keep the kids busy this weekend - from astronauts to 3D printing
# Event Guide
# Event Guide

9 great events to keep the kids busy this weekend - from astronauts to 3D printing

Jul 12th 2017, 5:10 PM 718 Views 0 Comments

Whether you’ve got budding archaeologists or expert watersliders, there’s something for you.

Here's why I refuse to lie about parenting (even on Instagram)
# Real Talk
# Real Talk

Here's why I refuse to lie about parenting (even on Instagram)

Jul 12th 2017, 5:09 PM 3,149 Views 11 Comments

I *could* pretend that my family life is perfect and put it on social media, writes Ciara McDonnell. But I’d be lying.

Wednesday 5 July, 2017

11 of the best family events this weekend - from space to The Gruffalo
# Event Guide
# Event Guide

11 of the best family events this weekend - from space to The Gruffalo

Jul 5th 2017, 4:36 PM 1,768 Views 0 Comments

Our pick of the weekend’s events for families around Ireland.

9 essential tips for surviving this summer with kids
# The Longest Days
# The Longest Days

9 essential tips for surviving this summer with kids

Jul 5th 2017, 4:35 PM 5,791 Views 2 Comments

From green fingers to the Lazy Day Rule.