As sponsor for Best Writer category at the recent Irish Parenting Bloggers awards, we invited all nominees in the category to share a favourite post of theirs with our readers. From parenting tips, to heartfelt poignant stories, here are 12 outstanding contributions from top Irish Parenting Bloggers.
They Grow Up so Fast – Best Writer Category Winner
20 Changes in Us, When We Become Parents
Here, Sandra from A Modern Mommy’s World, tells us no matter how many parenting books you read, nothing will prepare for you for life as parent, or the changes that occur in Us when You and Me become Mommy and Daddy.
Tips You Should Know to Prepare for New Baby
With hindsight, experience and a large dose of humour, Ellen from El and Baby A reveals her 10 Top Tips You Should Know to Prepare for a New Baby.
Have you experienced miscarriage or worried about it?
In this touching post, Eimear of Chirps from a Little Red Hen tells her story, I Might Never Have Met You – Miscarriage and Miracles.
Time Flies By When You Become Parents
Useful Breastfeeding Tips for Moms to Be
Sugar & Spice And All Things Nice
Olivia from Put The Kettle On tells how her 4 year old girl loves all animals, even the small creepy ones – Sugar & Spice and All Things Nice and Creepy Crawly.
Baby-tastic Things to Do on Maternity Leave
A Postnatal Depression Story – My Friend, the Black Dog
Lisa from Four Walls, Rainy Days tells her Postnatal Depression Story – My Friend, the Black Dog, in an attempt to abolish the taboo around this subject, and to encourage more people to speak out and ask for help.
Cracked my First Egg and Made Pancakes
Cooking with kids is a fun way to spend some time together, and provides a great opportunity for learning – from numbers and letters, to teamwork and time. Also getting kids involved in creating their meal from a young age, fosters an interest in where their food comes from, and they are more inclined to eat it.
Laura of My Toddler Cooks shares her toddler’s joy and delight, at cracking her first egg, and making super easy pancakes.
Co-Sleeping with a 5 Year Old
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