It’s all about perspective

I was out taking photos recently and it’s funny that when you look at a view from one direction it looks completely different from the other direction. The two photos here were taken one after the other just looking in different directions. So it got me thinking. It’s a lot like life. Things happen, things […]

The Social Coffee Morning heads to Leitrim

If you are a regular reader of the blog you’ll know that I started a social coffee morning in Sligo. There were two reasons for the morning. One was because at the height of my depression I missed someone to go for coffee with and I wanted others to realise that they aren’t alone. The […]

Going Underground in Rathcroghan

I love the exploring and I’ve been to Rathcroghan Visitor Centre many times but I’ve never been to Oweynagat (Cave of the Cats) before. This has been described as Ireland’s “Gate to Hell” and the entrance to the Otherworld. It’s also said to be the location where Halloween or Samhain originated from. Samhain was the […]

I met someone today….

Someone who I hadn’t seen in at least 6 years. They asked me what happened to me. I wasn’t sure where the conversation was going until they explained that I look like I’m lit up from the inside. Do you know that’s exactly how I feel. I feel like I have the sun inside me […]

14 Henrietta Street

I’m a bit of a history geek I’ve recently discovered so when I heard about 14 Henrietta Street in Dublin I had to pay a visit. This is a museum with a difference, it’s set in a Georgian Townhouse in Dublin’s Northside. The house dates back to the late 1700’s and is one of a […]

The Sligo Champion Article

I was recently invited onto Claire Byrne Live on RTE to discuss my issues with anxiety and panic attacks. I was on a panel with DJ Blainaid Treacy from 2FM who suffered from panic attacks  and Dr. Harry Barry who is an author and doctor. Dr Barry has a particular interest in the area of […]