South Africa, Travel

Typical South African sights you will never see in Ireland.

In two weeks we will have been living in Ireland for thirteen years and in this time we have returned to South Africa every two years or less to visit family so that we can maintain the relationships between our children and their grandparents, aunts, uncles and cousins.  Apart from that we love the country and… Continue reading Typical South African sights you will never see in Ireland.

Project Write, Travel

One Year Later

I have been anticipating this moment for the past few months with some mild yet bemused excitement. We are on holiday in South Africa but this is just a vast beautiful backdrop to the event that has been foremost on my mind. My blog has finally turned one year old! It seems strange that this… Continue reading One Year Later

About Parenthood

Beauty and the Beast 2017

I have just returned home after watching director Bill Condon's Beauty and the Beast with my three girls (8,10,14) and honestly I could go straight back and watch it all over again!  Love, a villain, loss and a happy ending, all woven into a gorgeous backdrop - Disney have nailed the ultimate fairytale recipe that guarantees… Continue reading Beauty and the Beast 2017