You’re Not Alone

The Sligo Dip in the Nip took place on Sunday morning at Dunmoran Strand. The purpose of the dip is to fund-raise for local cancer charities, anything that’s raised locally stays locally. I had my own scare earlier this year – which to be honest inspired me on my own adventures. It was a wake up […]

Dare to Bare to Fight Cancer

Exactly 7 years ago last Sunday, the very first skinny dip for charity in Ireland – and the world – took place at the lovely Lissadell Beach in Sligo. It was the inaugural Dip in the Nip (so-christened by the late, great Gerry Ryan) and at the time was considered crazy, shocking and impossible. Máire […]

Can you help Luna?

I went to visit Luna yesterday. Luna is a beautiful dog in the care of Sligo Animal Rescue and being fostered by Ursula (a real life angel). Luna was found wandering the streets with no food or shelter. Sligo Animal Rescue took her in and she was being fostered until she found a forever home. […]

Dip in the Nip 2014

The registration for the 2014 Dip in the Nip is now open.  If you don’t know what the Dip in the Nip read on:     Many people who do the Dip have experienced cancer, their own or that of somebody close.  Some have lost, or are losing loved ones, some Dippers have died since […]

Sligo Cancer Support Centre

Today was a very proud day for me. I was invited to the launch of the Sligo Cancer Support Centre. They launched their website today as well and I was delighted to have my photos used on there.   The photo above was one of the ones used. This was taken in Ballymote. Today was […]

Odds and sods

This blog is a bit of everything really. Things are going well although I have upset someone without meaning to. I’m sad because I’ve lost a friend, I’ve apologised (although I don’t know what I’ve done wrong). I had a sleepless night about it last night but I’m not going to lose anymore sleep over […]