Relaxation and a reading

It’s been a nice weekend, a bit of everything. I had a psychic reading yesterday because I kept thinking about having one and was intrigued about what, if anything, would come up. I’m quite skeptical about psychics I have to say. Over the years I’ve had a couple of good readings but I’ve had some […]

An Irish Lane blue skies yellow flowers

Happy days

It’s ages since I’ve written a health update so here we go. I’m happy to tell you that I’m a year off my antidepressant medication and I feel great. I had no problem with being on the tablets (although I felt I was put on them way too quickly) but I found they made me […]

Tiptoe through the Bluebells

I love Spring, the awakening of new growth, the longer days, the light making the leaves look luminous.   This year there seems to be an abundance of bluebells. I’m blessed to work quite near the most beautiful forest in Roscommon. It’s been such a pleasure to stop there and just wander for a while. […]

The Dark Hedges and Beyond

I’ve wanted to go to The Dark Hedges for years – before it was made famous in the Game of Thrones. Last week I finally got there. I woke up at 2.30 am and was ready to set off when Andy decided he’d come with me. He hadn’t yet been to bed! So off we […]

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Springing Forward

The clocks went forward last night/this morning and as we head into summer I take a look back. I woke up this morning listening to the birds singing and watching the sun streaming through the gaps in the curtains. I am amazed at the change within me over the last couple of months especially. The […]

Mother’s Day and memories

So tomorrow is Mother’s Day in Ireland and the UK. I think it’s a Hallmark Day to be honest but anyway that’s beside the point. Not only is it Mother’s Day this weekend but it was also my dad’s 10th anniversary yesterday. You are probably wondering where I’m going with this but I went to […]