Parenting fails …I have had a few…

  This is a little story which makes me laugh every single time I re-tell it. My husband has only recently found it amusing but still squirms when I make a joke about it. I have asked his permission to share with […]

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My Daddy and his idea of ‘fun’…

I had a phone call with my dad recently which made me think of all the times I have searched for a word to describe my daddy in all his glory. He’s an enigma, my daddy. An enigma is defined as a […]

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School — I love you

  I love them dearly. But let’s get real. These past two weeks have been , not only for me but I suspect for them too, an absolutely struggle. While the idea of not having to make lunches or rush them out […]

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New wheels coming soon …

  I’ve been very very busy and stressed lately. I sat the goddamn theory test, I’m almost embarrassed to say, nearly a year ago. Every single time I attempt to book a lesson, Murphy’s law steps in or that voice that tells […]

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Nothing to see here! Just going for a walk!

  It was a Monday in March and this day was the first day in months I’d been out with all my three boys. It felt a like a little victory. There’s nothing like your ‘new normal’ to help keep you focusing […]

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My Brothers Letters

  He looked at me. I knew he had it. “Give it back to me!” I held my hand out, expecting him to place my Barbie on my extended palm. He held my Barbie closer to him, “Make me” I was sick […]

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  Recently I wrote my very own confessions and the feedback was overwhelming, so much so ,that I decided I’d open these confessions up to you, the readers and here are some of the best confessions I was sent:- (I couldn’t share all […]

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The Three Stages of Paddys Day

  St. Patrick’s Day – Internationally celebrated. Our small island and our patron Saint, St. Patrick celebrated worldwide. Ain’t that amazing? I think it is. I also think it’s amazing that people celebrate this day without actually knowing what St. Patrick’s Day […]

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Chuck it in the F**k it Bucket…

    Today class , we are going to make ‘parents of kiddies with special or extra needs’.   First, grab a partner, the opposite sex to you or the same sex, heck I don’t care, but you really could use two […]

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I have a few confessions

  You’re amazing . You have some strength. I couldn’t do it. I don’t know how you do it. You simply are one hell of a mother. Aren’t’ we all? Why am I singled out as the amazing or strong one? I […]

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