Christmas Day 2014

I hope you’ve all been enjoying Christmas. We had a lovely time, mostly doing nothing except eating, watching tv and the occasional game of scrabble…which usually ended up in war 😉 The family got me a gorillapod which is a little flexible tripod (I’ll blog more about it later). Anyway it meant this year that […]

Move on up now

Finally the story of the move, grab a coffee…or a vodka, you might need it. So regular readers will know we’ve moved house, it wasn’t through choice but it’s the joys of renting a house, when the rent goes beyond your means you have to move. It was looming in the background for a long […]

Sligo’s 1st Diecast Model and Toy Fair

Today Jono and I went to a brilliant die-cast model and toy fair. It’s the first one to be held in Sligo and judging from the amount of people who were there I’m sure it won’t be the last. There were all kinds of models on display (although sadly for Jono no model railways….although he […]

Calamity Jane by the Sligo Musical Society

Last night I went along to the Hawk’s Well Theatre in Sligo to see Calamity Jane performed by the Sligo Musical Society. I love the film so was intrigued to see the stage show. It really was a great production. From the singing and dancing to the costumes and stage set. It’s also suitable for […]

Paris in September

Another blog I was meant to do way before now. This time our visit to Paris, we were so lucky to have travelled this year, we don’t usually go anywhere! It was Lucy’s 18th birthday in September and she has always wanted to go to Paris so we headed there for a few days. I […]

Sligo Christmas Fayre – Saturday

The Sligo Christmas Fayre takes place this weekend. If you missed the fun today it’s on again tomorrow from 10am – 6pm in the Stephen’s Street car park. There are all kinds of wonderful stalls, so you can get all your Christmas gifts in one place. Be sure to check out the Sligo Animal Rescue […]