Dyson Pure Cool is Cool

  It couldn’t have come at a better time. He had been struggling . This was a new struggle for him and us . We have never had to deal with this kind of heat here in Ireland before but with Ethan […]

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Our World

”You are now in a secret world. You’ll see things you never imagined; ignorance, rudeness and discrimination, but you’ll also witness so many everyday miracles and you’ll know it. You won’t think a milestone is just a milestone, you’ll know it’s a […]

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Stressed…

“Of course you should do it” my mammy had said . My husband too had given me his blessing. I explained to the boys what taking part would involve and once it was explained to my middle guy J, that he would […]

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Ethan’s Super Duper 16th

He is not like other 16 year olds and for a long time that hurt me. From time to time , it still does. When I see my friends son, who is the same age, I can’t help but wonder what my […]

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May 15th …

May 15th. On this International Day of Families I wanted to share with you all a little bit about my family. May 15th. This is three days before my eldest son turns 16 and it will be two days after his big […]

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Memories …Oh That Naughty Step !

There’s a time and place for most things. There is no time and a place for memories; sometimes they just flood your mind when you least expect it. They come when we don’t want them and they refuse to show up when […]

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Our Dog Has Her Ways …

She came into our world in December. She was planned. She was, in fact years in the planning. Adding her to our unique family wasn’t something we decided on lightly. We had looked at all different types of breeds. A big dog, […]

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What Snow Has Taught Me

What I have learned in the past 48 hours thanks to ‘The Beast from the East’. I must take RTE a little more seriously and not presume that they are all a bunch of snowflakes afraid of a bit of snow ; […]

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Keep the Date!!!!

Many, many times I have thought about certain milestone birthdays. I have long stopped recalling my own milestone birthdays and trying to find a similarity between his and mine. There are none. Every birthday Ethan reaches is sadly a milestone. I hate […]

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Kindness

  I could feel the blood rushing to my head. I knew I was the center of attention, the main attraction, the one that would help speed up the waiting time. I pulled his pants up. He roared at me. He bit […]

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