Trick or treating with a nut allergy

To take the scare factor out of Halloween, we asked our colleague, Gillian, what tricks and treats she has for her son who has a severe nut allergy.

26/10/2018   by Gillian Fox  

Putting the Doh! into Doughnuts

We hit peak doughnut last week as hundreds of people actually queued, in the rain, or in their cars at the 24-hour drive-through, in Blanchardstown to wait their turn to buy these over-rated fancies at the newly opened Krispie Kreme.

15/10/2018   by Aileen McGloin  

Nuts to Hallowe’en treats

Aileen gets all poetic on us this week and wonders if kids need so many treats at Hallowe’en…

20/10/2016   by Aileen McGloin  

Our two week journey on treats and no treats

I am Ash Bingham and I have two boys Toby (8) and Cooper (5). Join me on a two week journey. The first week with treats, the second week without.

31/05/2016   by Ash Bingham  

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Family, Sugar, Treats

Parenting challenge - keeping "treats" as treats

Just like every other parent on the island, I find it challenging to limit my child’s intake of "treat" food. My knowledge of healthy eating doesn’t always help, when treats are simply everywhere a child goes.

27/08/2015   by Aileen McGloin