Posted on June 01 2017
Here she reviews our current collection and tells us her favourite summer must haves for both boys & girls!! Check out what she's picked now ;)
Posted on May 04 2017
Picking the right changing bag can feel like a mammoth decision and often one left to the last minute. We've put together some of our top tips to think about when making your choice.
Our top tip is don't just think about the baby years!! Would you use it after baby isn't in nappies, or when you go back to work as a laptop bag? Actually, you might even decide to use it BEFORE the baby comes! Now there's an idea!!!
Posted on April 27 2017
Meet Celine from Play & Go - this week we learn why she set up her business developing and designing Toy Storage bags that double as handy play mats.
A woman of few words, she has some very good advise about life here, and I love the tip about not having a handbag!
Posted on April 23 2017
From soft denims, to tropical prints get the low down on the key trends of the season. Bonnie Mob, Moobles & Toobles, Tootsa, Munster Kids and Beau Loves have you covered.
Posted on April 12 2017
On maternity leave and thinking of starting your own business? Sarah wrote an article for Mums & Tots Magazine published back in January full of tips and advice on how to do it while juggling being a new mum!
Casper is an expert tester at this stage and is making a career in modelling for Young Hearts!!!
Learn more about how and why we set up our business and don't forget to celebrate the wins!!!
Posted on March 25 2017
In this personal post, Sarah writes an open letter to her son Casper. Now 16 months, on Mother's Day, she reflects on the heartbreak of her journey to motherhood, and how she is totally learning every day to trust and love.
Casper's arrival sparked a turning point in her healing and as he grows, her love grows too. She appreciates the journey to Motherhood isn't easy and sends love to all mothers on Mother's Day, no matter their circumstance.
Posted on February 23 2017
For our Meet the Maker blog post this week we talk to Tracey Samuel from Bonnie Mob.
Ex Sonia Rykiel knitwear designer she's taken her expertise and created the most beautiful independent kidswear brand. Read about how she created her wonderful Spring Summer collection 'Smile'.
She's such an interesting woman and has some great tips for busy mums too!!
Posted on February 10 2017
Here it is the 'Meet the Maker' you've been waiting for. We talk to Anna from Tiba + Marl and learn the secret behind their uber cool name!
These girls love to party! We had a fab time with them in Paris, sipping champagne and swapping life stories. They are so cool yet so approachable and lovely and are becoming fast friends. We might even get them to Dublin one weekend!! Read all about Anna and Lydia and their awesome changing bag brand. Changing bags have definitely got cool!
Posted on January 19 2017
When Kathleen struggled to find tights for her little boy to keep him warm in the winter, she set about creating her own range to be completely unisex and organic! Little legs have never been cuter or so toasty with skulls, raindrops, robots, rainbows and storm clouds you have plenty to choose from.
Posted on January 12 2017
Read about what makes her tick, how she is 'bold' in the Irish sense of the word, and how she uses mindfulness to keep herself calm. A great read from a lovely lady.
Posted on January 09 2017
Have a read and let us know if you've any other suggestions that we should add! Hope it helps with the packing :)
Posted on December 13 2016
Not long to go before we can put our feet up and relax with close family, stuffing our faces and enjoying time together.
We certainly haven't got all of our shopping done, so we thought we'd give you a few last minute ideas with important last order dates included too!
Posted on November 17 2016
The organic cotton pyjamas are so comfy and designed specifically not to ride up keeping littles and adults alike nice and warm! Have a read and browse the swimmers and Christmas pjs too :)
Posted on November 10 2016
Say hello to Anna & Lesley! Friends from anti-natal classes, now business partners, created a successful Teething Jewellery business!
Learn all about how they work closely together, how Lara & Ollie was developed, and what inspires them to work so hard. It is such a pleasure to work with these lovely ladies.
Posted on November 03 2016
Meet Nadia, owner and creator of Irish organic cotton brand Moobles and Toobles. From Dublin and a graduate of the famous National College of Art and Design, maternity leave gave her the perfect opportunity to start drawing again!
Four and a half years later Moobles & Toobles has grown into an international brand! Enjoy learning all about Nadia!
Posted on October 28 2016
Meet Kate from Dusty Boy Designs. This week she tells us all about how they got started, where their unique name comes from and how she keeps sane working from home with her husband Justin!
Dusty Boy Designs produce beautiful prints, baby milestone cards and greetings cards, specialising in gold foil finishing touches, giving them real stand out.
Posted on October 20 2016
This honestly made us want to go up to Claire in Enniskillen and have a bottle of bubbles, a chat, and become best friends!
Posted on October 14 2016
Meet Kate the owner and creative director of Tootsa! She tells us how she started designing childrenswear, and how important stylish quality unisex clothes are. She explains the meaning behind the name too!
Read all about the current Autumn Winter collection and where she got her inspiration from and she's got some good survival tips too!
Posted on October 10 2016
It is World Mental Health Day and Sarah shares her personal story about her mental health since the loss of her daughter Alice, and what she does to keep positive.
She has worked hard to overcome a lot of tragedy, trauma, and built her life back up to a positive space and she shares some of the tools she's found and used on her journey.
Posted on October 08 2016
We introduce Emma creator and maker behind the very popular TURTLEDOVE LONDON. She tells us about the inspiration behind the current 'love and protect' collection featuring beautiful pandas and bees!
'Quality is key, and we want our items to be passed down to smaller friends and family to enjoy. I guess we are anti fast-fashion!'
Posted on September 29 2016
She has been so honest with us about how her baby blues lead to the creation of this wonderful product. This is a must read.
Posted on September 22 2016
'Life in childrens eyes is simple & magical – that’s my inspiration'
Alexandra Cobb tell us all about how she started MR WOLF, all about her inspirations, her love of her children and how they are involved in the design process.
Learn more about Mr Wolf here
Posted on September 15 2016
Back in January, I wrote a blog post for Selfish Mother, around 4am in the morning with one hand on my iPhone while breastfeeding! Thought you might like it!!!
I’m an optimist and an extremely positive person. I’ve always had a strong sense of self, understanding my moods, ...
Posted on September 07 2016
So, my son Casper is 9 months old. We've just taken his 15th flight! Can you believe it? Insane right but I've been back and forth to Ireland lots this past year and we've also been to Spain twice for holidays (yes we are so lucky!). His first flight was four weeks old, and we're now seasoned pros.
I've put together my top tips to help anyone who is travelling with their <1 year old.
Posted on August 31 2016