A picture speaks a thousand words

I got this beautiful painting as a gift today. I was totally overwhelmed by it to you it may just be a painti3mf but to me its priceless. As you can see the painting is of night and day with a wolf and a goat. The painting is a picture of my childhood dreams. As…

My super hero

Happy fathers day to my amazing dad. He is my very own superhero not only is he an amazing husband, but to this day he still does everything he can for his children, im lucky i get to see my dad nearly everyday because he works just beside me. Dad made our childhood magical, he…

Dear moma

“Dear Mama, I don’t remember if our house was big or small or if we rented or owned. I don’t remember if you had a fancy car, or if we had to take the bus. I don’t remember if the house was clean and tidy or if it was covered in washing piles and scattered…

Fish & chips

There has always been something special about Fridays! Traditionally chippies didn’t open on Mondays because the boats didnt go out on Sundays. Even when frozen fish came in, Mum never let us have fish and chips on Mondays in case it was Saturday’s leftovers. And she was always cross that when potatoes got dearer at…

The history of aprons

The History of ‘APRONS’ I don’t think most kids today know what an apron is. The principle use of Mom’s or Grandma’s apron was to protect the dress underneath because she only had a few. It was also because it was easier to wash aprons than dresses and aprons used less material. But along with…

Goodbye

Its been a sad couple of days my uncle passed away he was my mothers brother and he was always so kind to us as kids. During our childhood years we went to his house on our holidays some of my greatest memories are in his house playing with my cousins, running all around the…

Day trip

Yesterday we went to kilaloe its so beautiful surrounded by mountains and greenery We had a picnic sitting on rocking chairs,and soaking in the sun. We spent the day chatting to mom and dad it was the perfect day. For me it was the perfect day, making memories and spending quality time together

Feels like home

Today i was in the beautiful cork city, its like a second home for me i studied in the UCC and loved every second of it. My group were meeting up today to go over our pitch for tomorrow, hoping that the team works in cohesion. We finished our slides and then practiced and practiced…

Living my dream

When i was a child i used to play shop with my brother and sister, we would spend hours in the kitchen playing with all the vegetables, setting up little shops and selling to each other. Looking back on those days i filled with such happiness, they are my fondest memories. For as long as…