Out & About

Wondering what to get up to this weekend with your family? Planning some quality time with your other half or looking for somewhere to take the kids over the school holidays. Maternity & infant has all the latest and up-coming events right here in out & about.


Latest Out & About Posts

Seven things only parents know

Parenting… it is a constant learning experience, and is probably the definition of ‘learning on the job’. As the weeks and months pass you begin to pick up some universal truths that you know every other parent understands. You now share in a collective conscious of things only parents know. Read: 10 signs you are a […]

Time to go a-hunting…

Easter is nearly here, which means one major thing – Easter Eggs! The good news is that the Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt in aid of Barnardos is back for another year; this year, it’s been fronted by Samantha Mumba, who launched the event with her gorgeous daughter Sage. Now in its fourth year, Merrion Square […]

How to trick your kids into believing in leprechauns this St. Patrick’s Day

When it comes to holiday seasons Christmas brings presents, Easter means chocolate but this year teach your kids that St. Paddy’s Day can bring the best of all…LEPRECHAUNS! If you want to fool your little ones into thinking these mischievous tricksters have been playing havoc in your home, then keep reading. Turn the toilet water […]

Raise the Dough launch for ISPCC Childline

As some of you may know, yesterday was National Doughnut Day and celebrations have come on somewhat from divulging in a tasty, deep-fried baked goods. Community events began marking the day by raising some small monies for charity and this is how Raise the Dough was formed. What started out as a communal way to raise […]

Things to do over midterm

Take advantage of next week’s midterm – and the lighter, brighter days of March and April by going to at least one of these cool family events. We’ve put together a few family-friendly places to visit and events so you can make the most of your free time with your family. Lego animation workshops at […]

How to have a family snow day!

With Met Eireann forecasting frosty, wintry showers for parts of the country this week, we might finally be able to get our snowshoes out of the attic and channel our inner Elsa. Here are some family-friendly activities for the perfect snow day! Sledding Or tobogganing as it’s sometimes called, this is the go-to activity for […]

10 things you MUST do before buying a family car

Buying a family car can be daunting. It’s a major purchase for any family, and whether you are buying new or secondhand, this is something you can’t just dump in a year’s time if it doesn’t work out. Ideally, you’ll want your car to last several years, and if not, at least retain enough of […]

Up and Away! Buplex Junior launches in Ireland

Buplex Junior hosted a free, family fun day and balloon release at Russborough House, Wicklow on Saturday to mark the launch of Buplex Junior. Alongside a host of activities for families, including a sheep dog demonstration, 1,000 orange balloons were released from the front of the spectacular house. Buplex Junior is a new oral liquid pain […]

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