Category Archives: General Stuff

My son and P.A.N.D.A.S.

Creating Awareness Irish Times article, 15/4/2014  >>Read Shannonside radio interview >>Listen Irish Times article, 14/10/2014  >>Read We have recently been faced with our son’s rare auto-immune disorder, PANDAS. Here’s our story, please read it to help us create awareness. Thank you! … Continue reading

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Life begins at… ??

Do you ever feel like you’re waiting for your life to begin? Waiting for something to change so that you can start living? Maybe it’s human nature, never to be completely content. Always striving for something more, something better. And … Continue reading

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Dishwasher Friendly

Or unfriendly as the case may be! There’s no place like home. You get back into your bed after a few long awaited days away and you always think, ‘it’s great to be back in my own bed’. Funny really … Continue reading

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That uncomfortable feeling

Today is one of those days where I am just not comfortable in my own skin. I’m sitting in front of my PC trying to concentrate on the tasks in hand and I’m fidgeting like a fool. I have stretched … Continue reading

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It’s all in the preparation

I just got back from a weekend away with my hubby, when I say weekend it was a 24-hour-door-to-door time slot…… but without children…… so it felt like much more, bliss! We drove the two hour journey, dropped the kids … Continue reading

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Recession Depression

I know it’s not a very imaginative heading but I’m having one of those days. Normally a very upbeat and optimistic gal, even in relation to the current economic crisis, today I am feeling unloved. I’m back to reality with … Continue reading

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Spilt Milk

“There’s no point crying over spilt milk”, that’s what my dad said when I rocked up at 16, just before starting my leaving cert year, and announced I was pregnant. When I say rocked… it was more like cowered full … Continue reading

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