Today’s post has been inspired by a Google+ memory. For those of you that don’t know, I’m dog mad. I love dogs, I love walking them, playing with them, having a chat while you’re hanging out the laundry, and sneaking them slices of ham out of the non-vegetarian housemates stashes. I have my own, of… Continue reading Missing Mates
I am not a superstitious person. In fact, I have little belief in anything really, other than the tangible in-your-face kind of fact. However, there are a few things that, as an Irishwoman, I buy into. St. Anthony. Magpies. Not gifting people an empty wallet. Opening umbrellas indoors is crazy behaviour. These are all things… Continue reading I Wear Odd Socks
9.45am – A month since last I posted, but I’ve had nothing but bad news in between. I feel like 2017 may be the year of hard knocks for me. No, actually, not for me. The year of awareness of hard knocks. That’s better. I’m fortunate, in that I’ve never been hit by a car,… Continue reading Wednesday, May 3rd 2017
I am a lover of books. And reading. And words. Basically, if it is literary in any way, my nose will be in it. I’ve always been this way. My mother read me books since before I can remember. Dr. Seuss, Beatrix Potter, The Brothers Grimm – you name it, I knew it! Hell, I… Continue reading It’s World Book Day!