I feel I’ve forgotten what having spare time is since beginning college. My blog hasn’t been updated in so long so here I am, doing just that. I am now half way through my course to be a Further Education teacher. It has been a whirlwind of studying, trains, luas, work placement, paper work, quick… Continue reading Am I there yet?
Well, now that Halloween is over and decorations are down, my five-year-old son wants to know can we put up Christmas decorations! Although I have explained its too early for that, he says they are up in other places so why not at home? You know, he’s right and it is confusing for a five-year-old… Continue reading Halloween fun
After three weeks, they have settled into “big” school. A few tears on day one from Connie while Sonny stomped in like Sergeant Major. I knew he would love it and mix in without a hitch but my daughter was the opposite. Every morning I see her face turn around 20 times to check I’m… Continue reading Starting school….
With the Summer quickly fading, I notice the dark nights creeping back in and I’m looking forward to getting back into some kind of routine in September. I have realised over our Indian Summer how much I miss this type of weather. After living away for nine years in Australia, I had forgotten a little… Continue reading Farewell Summer, Hello new beginnings..
I have been kept busy with Summer activities for the kids, in other words keeping the kids happy. Summer camps can be expensive, especially when you have more than one child. But, as Ireland has had a Summer this year, a very good one, its been relatively ok keeping the little ones active. I always… Continue reading Mother knows best
White Rock beach is situated between Killiney and Dalkey. A lovely walk from either direction will bring you to this lovely cove type beach. Popular with locals as its quieter than busy Sandycove beach in Dun laoghaire. Be prepared for a descent down to the beach including lots of steps and remember when you go… Continue reading Funday Sunday
Another trip to River Valley holiday park, topped off with the infamous Teddy's ice cream at Dun Laoghaire park. What more can four and a half year old twins want...So, normally a bank holiday weekend can be a long one but I have found the kids are becoming better with age and fun to be… Continue reading Bank holiday bliss…