I’m back from a wonderful few days away, refreshed, with patience and rest fully topped up. As promised here is last weeks column from the Irish Examiner’s Feelgood supplement. Fingers crossed you enjoy it. Hallelujah. It’s St Patrick’s Day or as I like to call it… My Birthday! Yes, believe it or not, I was … More There I am in the paper #20
Tonight I’m breaking with tradition. I’m writing about yer man who I live with, and I might even be saying something nice about him! We met when I was still a teenager, a fiercely independent girl, who knew her own mind. Life at the time was far from easy and in many ways I was … More Listen carefully, as I’ll not be repeating this.
Yesterday it was my birthday. From start to finish it was a lovely day. Being St Patricks Day there was an air of celebration and holiday around which I like to pretend was because it was my birthday. My youngest is still at the age where she is excited by birthdays. She loves to give … More A very special birthday gift.
I Hope you all enjoyed St Patricks Day. It just so happens to also be my Birthday. I have what must be the best day of the year to have a birthday. It’s a national holiday so I never had to go to school as a child. It comes slap bang in the middle of … More I’ll drink to the death of my old phone, and anything else I can think of!
Tonight I am a million miles away from my blog. I am of course at home, but my heart is in intensive care in Dublin. My warrior of a young fighter is still fighting, but he has had a very difficult few days. However despite being miserable, I do not wish to be. So tonight … More Where is your sense of humor?
Today is my youngest little ladys birthday. She is eleven, and on a wave of excitement that is funny to watch. The down side is she has school, and today despite it being her birthday, she will get homework! Maybe I am getting old, but I am lost when it comes to modern education. Rote … More Is Education Child Friendly?