I want these :)

I was looking around Sligo today and I saw two things I love.  The first were these lovely fingerless glove/mitten yokes.  I can't make up my mind which ones I like the most there were pandas, raccoons, owls, snowmen and more in Penneys. The jumper above was in Dunnes Stores.  Only in the children's section... Continue Reading →

Bank Holiday Tuesday

I hope you all had a lovely Christmas. We did :). My mum came over for dinner on Christmas day. We had turkey, chicken and ham plus all the trimmings. Rocket-dog was very pleased with his pressies. He couldn't understand why there were no more under the tree yesterday morning. I ordered the kids some... Continue Reading →

Sligo bargains!

I thought it was about time I did a 'Sligo Bargains' blog. I'm a big fan of second-hand things. I used to love car boot sales when we lived in the UK (they just aren't the same here 😦 ) Anyway there are a few charity shops in Sligo and this week Mrs. Quin's charity... Continue Reading →


I took my mum and Lucy to Enniskillen yesterday. We had a lovely day out. It's amazing how many different things you can get up there that they don't sell in Sligo. We got four cans of drink for £1 in Poundstretcher. I haven't had Shandy Bass in years 🙂 Lucy got Rocket a squeaky... Continue Reading →

Mellow Monday

Mellow Monday, originally uploaded by magnum_lady(slow internet). I took my mum into Sligo today for the weekly shop. It seems like everytime I go into town another shop has shut down. Vero Moda and The Jean Scene are both now closed. If many more shops shut there won't be a town left 😦 I forgot... Continue Reading →

The first day of Spring…..

The first day of Spring....., originally uploaded by magnum_lady. As I was driving Lucy to school this morning I heard the radio say it's the first day of Spring....shame no one thought to tell the weather! It took twenty minutes to warm Bertie up this morning and the roads were very icy. I hope it... Continue Reading →

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