Cats, Cavities and Christmas

It was a bit of a panic on the run up to Christmas. Poor Lucy had a filling fall out of her tooth so there was a frantic Monday spent phoning around dentists to see if we could get her seen before Christmas. It wouldn’t have been much fun for her with a toothache and […]

A weekend of family and friends

We had a flying visit to the UK this weekend to celebrate Andy’s Dad’s 90th birthday. It was just the two of us as Jono wasn’t fit enough to travel so Lucy looked after him.

World Autism Day

Today is World Autism Day. I don’t usually write about autism but I thought I’d share our story. Jono, my son, has Asperger’s Syndrome which is a milder autism spectrum disorder. Of course autism is one of the ‘hidden disabilities’ so people may not be aware. Jono wasn’t diagnosed until he was 13 years old […]

So here it is Merry Christmas

      It’s been a lovely day here in our house, just the four of us plus our two furry members of the family. A very laid back, relaxed day once the cooking was done.

Free Fringe Festival this weekend in Leitrim

The Free Fringe Festival returns this July 21st to the 23rd with a brand new look and a stunning new location. This year’s Festival will be held in the beautiful Drumcoura City, Co. Leitrim.  As always, expect some of the best Irish and international music, comedy and performing arts along with a host of activities including […]