Leap of Faith

This being Leap Day, the lovely Amanda Grace, aka This Pilgrim Soul, posted a tweet asking people about their leaps of faith. So it got me thinking and there are so many times I’ve take a leap of faith. Here are just some that came to mind. I suppose the first big leap was moving […]

Sunday Thoughts

I’ve had a weekend of doing absolutely nothing. Well I lie, I’ve typed a few articles for Sligo Hub, I’ve done a bit of housework and I’ve done a bit of painting. The painting part was just lovely, Jono got me a book for my birthday and it’s inspired me to experiment a bit. I […]

All about that cake

It’s been a strange few days. I’ve written several blog posts and deleted them. It would have been my mum’s birthday on Saturday, the first one since she died and while we weren’t close in the last few years it was still playing on my mind. It was also my birthday yesterday, I was working […]

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 […]

The day of love

Happy St. Valentine’s Day. Valentine was the patron saint of lovers, epilepsy and bees, among other things – including the plague it seems. I don’t celebrate Valentine’s Day but it’s usually the unofficial start of my birthday celebrations. It’s also a year since I picked up my car – that year fairly flew. I went […]

Sunday morning ramblings

I was thinking back over the last week, having been rudely awoken by Storm Ciara and the neighbour’s gate banging against the wall. A couple of weeks ago I was asked by Damien Mulley if I’d be interested in being interviewed for his blog. If you don’t know Damien he’s a really good guy, he’s […]