Hotel Livin’ & Hotel Lovin’ with The Connacht

We are the family that doesn’t go on hotel stays. Self-catering all the way here folks! And believe me it’s not for the need I feel to cook! Nothing would make me happier than a break from it all. When The Connacht Hotel in Galway invited my crew and I…

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Cinema trips are emotional. Here’s why:

This, my friends, is a lesson learned the hard way. This is the one about the trip to the cinema. Solo adult. Alone. With kids. A few weeks back 1st & 2nd born were on half term. Fool herself decided to carefully orchestrate life in such a way that reward…

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Cork is going to War!

Yes you read it correctly. Cork is indeed going to war and here’s how you can play your part. Ask not what your city can do for you, ask what you can do for your city!! Ok maybe a little dramatic there. But for those of you who relish a…

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Holiday reads

I’m not big into gadgets….but when I find something that I feel as a busy Mum will enhance my life (meaning make it easier and not incorporate rigorous cleaning) I am generally happy to go with it. In other words, I guess I am happy to pay for convenience whereas…

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Holiday Life Lessons & other interesting stories from July

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines, sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” – Mark Twain With these words on…

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