I am just back from a lovely family holiday with the hubby, kids, parents and brother. It was great to drink vinho verde in the sun (and in a bit of rain) and chat, slag and as Father says “talk amongst ourselves”. That’s gossip and giving out to you and me. When we were away…… Continue reading Holidays & School Days
This day 8 years ago I had an outburst in a lift in front of complete strangers. I just couldn’t contain myself any longer. “I’m getting married today,” I literally exclaimed with overwhelming glee (if you know me, I’m not prone to exclamations of overwhelming glee). Their response was the expected congratulations and to be…… Continue reading Let it rain, let it rain!
Reading has never been my forte. We used to visit the library regularly growing up and I always refused to take out a book that had more than 200 pages and it had to have gigantic typeset. To my utter dismay, I found myself at 18 years of age doing an A-Level in English Literature. …… Continue reading The Perfect Summer Read
Hannah Rose (of Tralee) Noonan is 3 today but I secretly celebrate it twice a year, today and on Mothers’ Day because April 3rd 2011 was also Mothers’ Day and I found myself looking into a gorgeous pair of blue eyes. Hannah isn’t my first baby but she is my first born. She has 4…… Continue reading Baby Talk