Goodnight Mr Tom

He scared me when I first met him. His wrinkled face, his downward eyes staring at me. “This is our head of security Tom”, my new manager Ken, had introduced us on my first day. I was 16. “Where ya from?”he barked […]

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An absolute rant …no story just a rant

Back seat parenting… Drives me fucking mad. “Well you know,children repeat what they are shown, that’s all I am saying”, spoken by a 30 something year old who has no children. “You know, what you should do now, save a little every […]

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An open letter

To my wonderful friends, I have asked more of you ladies,than you have asked of me. I am aware. You have held me up when my legs went to jelly. When we lost our dear friend,Siobhan, you all gathered in our house, […]

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Taking the piss….

I am a firm believer in, if you can’t laugh at yourself, you have absolutely no right laughing at anyone else. In Ireland, we take the piss out of our friends and family a lot, it is really a form of affection,odd, […]

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Random post….

Feeling a bit old as I stumble through tumblr. A lot of teenagers on this! Then there are the hate blogs, I just don’t get it. Women hating women, girls hating girls. Read some nasty stuff said about a young mum, and […]

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Mr R —this blog is for you baby x

Our second wedding anniversary is this Friday. We are together a little over ten years. That’s a long time. We’ve gone through more things than most couples will ever have to face. Through it all D has been my rock, he has […]

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Confession

I’m sick from all the junk I have just scoffed into my mouth…don’t judge me! Ye all know, we parents cannot allow our kids to eat all that Halloween junk..they’ll feel sick!!!!! Tagged: #halloween #candy #mumblr #parenting #confessions

Adoption… and everything in between

I often yelled at my parents “I wish I was adopted”, especially when I was a teenager, they were so ‘unreasonable’ sometimes! My father used to yell back “You were,but they sent you back”- we would go back and forth like this […]

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A little bit of an ‘ol vent… Random Post!!!!

Acts of kindness have been around for as long as I can remember. It’s not new, now people tend to film them in order to coax us all into doing little random acts of kindness. The film ‘Pay it forward’ also brought […]

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All ya need is Blove ~Ethie Blove is all ya need

He is standing over me. Breathing heavily through his mouth. I squint, watching him. “Shh” he places his curled forefinger over his plumped lips. He moves closer, I close my eyes. He places his chunky hand on my head, using my head […]

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