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Trending Irish Bloggers Autism Awareness Video Goes Viral Irish Bloggers Autism Awareness Video Goes Viral
A Cork mums Irish Autism awareness video has gone viral across social media. A real eye-opener, the three-minute clip features young children, teens and adults speaking openly and sharing their personal experiences with Autism.
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Parenthood How Important Is A Full Night’s Sleep For My Child? How Important Is A Full Night’s Sleep For My Child?
If you are a parent then it is very likely that you have been plagued with sleep queries from the moment your child was born. You will be asked if they are “good sleepers” before they have worn their second baby grow. 
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Parenthood When Being An Attachment Parent Is Difficult When Being An Attachment Parent Is Difficult
I am an attachment parent through and through. I’m really not into labels but everything I do would certainly put me in that category. We co-sleep, I breastfed until my son was two and we baby wore. For me it was an instinctive thing. 
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Trending Slimming World Announce Muller Lights No Longer Syn Free Slimming World Announce Muller Lights No Longer Syn Free
Over the weekend a screenshot belonging to a Slimming World consultant appeared on social media claiming Muller Light yogurts were no longer syn free. The post later shared on Twitter reads: "a 175g pot of Mullerlight (sic) will be 1 syn".
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Style & Beauty Everything You Need To Know About Brows Everything You Need To Know About Brows
One thing I wish someone would have told me in my teenage years is the total difference that eyebrows can make for your face. Or told me not to over pluck my brows to within an inch of their lives! 
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Parenthood Everything You Need To Know About Children’s Brain Development Everything You Need To Know About Children’s Brain Development
As a parent, you may not realise how very much your child’s brain develops. We know that children’s brains are like sponges and that they soak up the information quickly in the first few years, but did you know that while an adult’s brain is made up of millions of brain cells that a baby’s brain has even more? 
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Win a free pass to a 4 week Bootcamp course to celebrate the release of Mile 22 (Cert: 16) Win a free pass to a 4 week Bootcamp course to celebrate the release of Mile 22 (Cert: 16)
Do you have what it takes? Win a free pass to a 4 week Bootcamp course to celebrate the release of Mile 22 (Cert 16)
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Win Exclusive Film Merchandise From The House with a Clock in Its Walls Win Exclusive Film Merchandise From The House with a Clock in Its Walls
To celebrate the upcoming release of The House With a Clock in Its Walls in Irish cinemas, we have exclusive film merchandise to give away! 
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Win tickets to Ireland’s largest natural health and wellbeing show - the Vitality Expo Win tickets to Ireland’s largest natural health and wellbeing show - the Vitality Expo
Ireland’s largest natural health and wellbeing show - the Vitality Expo - will take place at the RDS Dublin on 8th and 9th September. Kids go free to the event making it the perfect day out for all the family.
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Win a pair of tickets to the Wedding and Honeymoon Show! Win a pair of tickets to the Wedding and Honeymoon Show!
Hoping to attend this year’s ultimate wedding and honeymoon event? The Wedding And Honeymoon Show is offering you the chance to win one of five pairs of tickets to the Wedding Event of the Year!
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Win A Family Break At The Beautiful Hillgrove Hotel & Spa! Win A Family Break At The Beautiful Hillgrove Hotel & Spa!
Enter now to win a two night stay with full Irish breakfast each morning, dinner on one evening for all the family, free kids club and one hour thermal suite experience for the adults.
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Win a pair of tickets to Beaut.ie's Beauty of Confidence event in Cork (plus a goody bag) Win a pair of tickets to Beaut.ie's Beauty of Confidence event in Cork (plus a goody bag)
Get your girls together! Ireland’s number 1 online destination for beauty, fashion and wellbeing, Beaut.ie, is hosting their Beauty of Confidence event for you and your gal pals on the 22nd of August in the Clayton Cork City Hotel.
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radisson blu limerick This is the hotel you want to book your next mom's night away at!
Why not organise a night away or short break with a group of other 'Mum friends' and get a proper chance to unwind, catch up and have some well-deserved fun!
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Paxos family holiday Ever heard of PAXOS: It's a Paradise for Families?
Paxos is a relatively well kept secret.  A tiny Greek island with the most stunning turquoise waters. 
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Martinhal Beach Resort, Sagres, Portugal Martinhal Beach Resort, Sagres, Portugal
Could this be the best family friendly hotel in Europe?
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orlando disneyland Orlando Family Holiday Review: Top Picks
If you're planning on visiting the theme park capital of the world, have a read!
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Castle Leslie Estate, Family Staycation Castle Leslie Estate, Family Staycation
When you discover Castle Leslie Estate, part of you want to keep it a secret so that it remains so unspoilt, while part of you will want to tell the world. So we’re telling the world.
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Emma O'Leary: Speech & Language Expert Emma O'Leary: Speech & Language Expert
Emma O'Leary is our Speech & Language Expert. Read her profile and her tips and advice here.
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Sally O'Reilly: Family Psychology Expert Sally O'Reilly: Family Psychology Expert
Sally O'Reilly is our Family Psychology Expert. Read her profile and her tips and advice here.
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Dearbhala Cox Giffen Dearbhala Cox Giffin: Early learning & development expert
 Read all about Dearbhala and her advice for children's learning and development
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Betty O’Neill: Family Nutrition Expert Betty O’Neill: Family Nutrition Expert
Betty O’Neill is our Family Nuitrition Expert. Read her profile and her tips and advice here…
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Sinead Brady Sinead Brady: Careers & Educational Expert
Read all about Sinead and her advice on matters of careers and education
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Edel Gargan: Sleep Expert Edel Gargan: Sleep Expert
Read all about Edel and her advice for babies with difficulty sleeping
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