Sweat…….like a Girl & look good doin’ it

  In the words of Coco Chanel “When accessorising always take off the last thing you put on” This is great advice – especially for the likes of me – who when the mood takes me, needs to get on the latest trends…….all at once……in one go, one outfit on…

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An Open Letter To Weetabix – We need to talk…..

  Dear Weetabix, We need to talk. I have thought long and hard about what to write in this letter. So here goes. I hope you bear with me. Let’s start with the positives. You have been a constant in my life – seen me through thick and thin for…

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Cheerful Chilli Soup

Welcome Springtime! It’s officially here now I think…..what with the slight upturn in the weather. Of course the foreign tourists are still wearing their article fleeces to ward off the cold but us hard nosed, optimistic Irish are gearing up to digging out the sun cream, loungers for the back…

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On your Marks, Get Set…….for Summer prep’

  I hope you all enjoyed Mother’s Day this year – whether you were celebrating  being a mum or celebrating with your Mum or a loved one. Mine was bliss – in the sense that WE DID NOTHING and that in itself was heaven. On Saturday night Hubster & I…

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1996 & other atrocities…..revisited….with renewed love

  You know what they say? “Everything changes but everything stays the same”. The first time I heard that from my father-in-law I probably didn’t have a clue what it meant…..but I liked the ring to it so it stuck with me. However now, with age & maturity comes wisdom…

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