Links and Resources

Aha Parenting

This is about as close to that elusive parenting manual as you can get. Dr Laura Markham has a wealth of knowledge around child development and parents' needs and provides actionable steps.  

Dublin City Mum

Dublin City Mum is full of ideas for entertaining and occupying your little ones. Click below to find out about parks, playgrounds, classes, and events.

Dublin Fox (Playgrounds and Playcentres)

I love this website's playground reviews! How many have you visited? Swings are great for baby's developing sense of balance, and you might be able to catch a sneaky nap in a basket swing with them. Ssssh!

Irish Deaf

Curious to learn more ISL? Or would you like more sign posters or books to use with your little one? Please visit the Irish Deaf website! They run excellent courses and you will find ISL posters and baby sign books too! 

Peanut

Looking for mum friends? Join Peanut! It's an app that helps you to connect with other mums in your area for meet ups, play dates, chats and more.

Mother Tongues

If you are raising your children bilingually, you absolutely must check out the Mother Tongues website for a wealth of information and access to events and workshops for bilingual families.

Wonderbubz

Check out Wonderbubz from local Sandyford mum, Eily, for some incredibly useful baby and toddler products, including the nail snail. The safest way to cut baby's nails! It is not available anywhere else in Europe. The foldaway kitchen helper is also a brilliant idea for keeping toddlers happy, safe and busy in the kitchen. For once, you might just be able to get dinner ready! (Affiliate link)