My youngest daughter wakes up happy almost every day. Her day begins with me waking her up at 8am. As I enter her dark room she rarely stirs. Each morning I am accompanied by a very happy eight month old pup. I kiss my little one good morning and then lift the pup up onto … More How do you feel about tomorrow?
This time tomorrow night, the Irish Blog Awards will be over. I will have survived, the theme night of “cabaret”, (don’t even get me started on that!), and hopefully made some new friends. Tonight I sit here and pinch myself. Nine months ago I began to blog. Not knowing what I was doing, unfamiliar with … More Even the longest journey starts with a single step.
I wonder if anyone else has done this? I have dedicated a special song, to each of my four children. A different song for each one of them. This is the story of my eldest daughter, and how I chose her song. Many years ago, before I had my first child, before my husband appeared … More “I hope you have the feet of a dancer”. A wish for my daughter before she even existed.
This morning I was walking past my sons bedroom, and for a moment I thought, “I’ll kill him”. Let me explain. As his exams are so close, I have been known to occasionally tidy his bedroom. In part to be nice to him, but also for fear he contracts some awful disease, and cannot sit … More The more things change, the more they stay the same!