The Making of Harry Potter

I took the kids for a flying visit to the UK during the week. They are huge Harry Potter fans so we went to see the Warner Bros. Studio Tour of The Making of Harry Potter. There was so much to see and it's amazing to get to see behind the scenes and all the... Continue Reading →

Happy Birthday Lucy!

Lucy is 16 today! She went out with her friends on Saturday to Carrick-on-Shannon. They went bowling and to the cinema. She is a big Harry Potter fan hence the cake which I made. It took me three attempts to do the Deathly Hallows logo and then horror of horrors Harry Potter fell on the... Continue Reading →

Friends, cars and films

Yesterday I got to meet some of my twitter friends. One of them was all the way from Australia 🙂 We met in The Harp Tavern who have the Jazz Lads on there every Sunday lunchtime. Now Jazz wouldn't really be my kind of music but they were very good. It was lovely to meet... Continue Reading →


Today was Jono's last day at his course for three weeks as they are closed for holidays. He's missing it already! I took Lucy into town she was looking for Harry Potter books. Sligo has lost two bookshops in recent months due to the recession. I was surprised with the other bookshops that they didn't... Continue Reading →

‘Should have gone to specsavers!’

'Should have gone to specsavers!', originally uploaded by magnum_lady. I'm starting to feel a bit better today. Jono seem's to have picked up the sore throat and headache now and he really does look rough. I had an eye test booked for him today though so I had to take him into Sligo to Specsavers.... Continue Reading →

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