Coffee House Convos

“Morning girl, how are you?” “Yeah grand, drop off was painful this morning. Some mornings she’s great, I get a hug and a kiss and she waves me off. Today then she’s screaming her head off at me not to leave. Three year old's are crazy.” “I know what you mean, even...

Summer Fun at The Apple Farm

It's not often that you find a hidden gem sitting right on your doorstep, but this Summer we hit solid gold when my husband and I decided to take our two girls camping. As they are only 2 and 5 we didn't want to venture too far from home for too long. We were already...

Grow HQ: Growing, Healing & Great Food!

Last week, we had the absolute pleasure of visiting Grow HQ in Waterford to have a wee nosy about, indulge in dinner at the Grow Cafe and then take part in the 'Lunch On The Go' course, run by their head chef JB. We came away with bellies full of sumptuous food and...

The Importance Of Fiction

One of the main things that unites us all at Your Daily Slice is our love of writing. I have always been a writer. When I lost my sister at a young age, I wrote. When I suffered those teen years of anguish, I wrote. When I was grounded as a result of that teen...

A Slice Of What’s On…24th, 25th, 26th

So what can we get up to this weekend? Here's a taster of what's happening about the country...   Nationwide This week is National Heritage Week across this beautiful country of ours. There is a huge array of events taking place nationwide from the 18th to 26th...

Meeting The Puppy Raisers

Back in June, I was very kindly invited by Eimear Kenneally of the Irish Guide Dogs for The Blind to visit their Head Quarters in Cork and find out all about their Puppy Raising Programme. This amazing programme gives families the opportunity to foster a puppy from...

No Escape

She didn't know how much more of this torture she could take. Sweat prickled her forehead, trickled down the small of her back. She pressed her fingers to her temples to try to drown out some of the noise, but it was impossible - some screaming, some crying, all...