Sunday Thoughts

This is going to be a deep post. Sorry. The blog is the place I go to when I need to get the words out of my head. Another loss last night. The people who poured vitriol on this person are now first in the queue with their outpourings of sympathy. When will people understand […]

A Spa with a View

I love going to spas, in a hectic world it’s lovely just to take time out and relax. I was thrilled when Laurence gave me a voucher for The Ice House in Ballina, Co. Mayo. I was over in Ballina today to record my radio show on BCRFM so I booked a seaweed bath at […]

Milestones

There must be something about the 4th of February. Firstly it’s my lovely father-in-law’s birthday, secondly it’s 11 years ago since I started the blog! I remember the day all too well, we’d recently moved house, my parents weren’t well and I just decided to type. There was no plan, it was just a way […]

Farewell January

This month has felt like it was at least 300 days long, well to me anyway. It’s not been a bad month though. I managed to stay on the wagon with dry January – not a drop of alcohol has been consumed. Even more surprisingly I haven’t had any cake and those who know me […]

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Keep the faith

It’s a year ago since my life started to turn around. It was a tough time leading up to it and I really didn’t think I’d get back to being me or the me I was before the depression kicked in. But here I am. Back with a bang. Not back to being the old […]

WellExpo

I went along to the WellExpo in Donegal Town today. I was very excited to meet writer Sharon Thompson, I’ve read her books and loved them and when I found she was doing a writing workshop I had to go along. Sharon is just lovely, you know when you meet someone and like them immediately? […]