Meet The Team; Emma Power

Although she is many miles away, Emma is an integral part of the Daily Slice team. Meet the lady that brings you her honest look at life and parenthood, and of course, the brilliant Coffee House Convo's!   A Cork-born writer, foodie and stressed out mum of three, Emma...

The Girl In The Doorway

Every day she spends her days sitting in the door way, lost in the midst of her books. Letting the world pass her by. The heavy morning pedestrian traffic hurriedly making their way to work in the shops and offices around her. She is never in a hurry. She never joins...

Air-tastic

On the last Saturday of the Easter holidays the weather was still crap, so we hit the road for Air-tastic Trampoline Park in Cork. I hadn’t been there before, and was going on a recommendation made to my sister from a friend of hers. They have a pretty slick website...

I Was The ‘Fat, Funny Friend’

I grew up in a home where food was a big part of our lives. When we celebrated, we ate. When we commiserated, we ate too. To me, the word 'treat' is synonymous with food. Right or wrong, that is just the way it was in our home and I think that many homes were like...

What A Glorious Summer We Are Having

I lie on the ground feeling the fresh, green grass press against my cheek. Face down, at the edge of my gaze I can see the clear blue sky above me; fluffy white clouds gently scudding by. What a glorious summer we are having. I feel the warmth of the afternoon sun on...

Just Give In To It!

A Mum friend recently asked me what my best piece of advice was for parents. At first I laughed because the actual thought of anyone asking me for parenting advice is comical. I’m not a perfect mother. I swear too much, my house is upside down, I’ve windows that...

Lets Get Our Kids Moving

I spoke with Morgan Sullivan, owner and trainer at Evolve Strength & Fitness Gym in Newbridge, Co.Kildare. I was very interested to see what his views were on children exercising, how often they should be active and what approach we, as parents, should be taking.  ...

Throwback Pancakes

Were you even a kid in the nineties if you didn’t have crispy pancakes on a Friday after school? Ah, dropping your school bag and woes in the hallway to come home to your favourite shows on the box. 'The Den' with Iano or when Ray was in his prime fighting teddy...

Believe In Yourself!

"Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD) is a mental disorder characterised by an obsessive preoccupation that some aspect of one’s own appearance is severely flawed and warrants exceptional measures to hide or fix it."   How many people, especially Mammys whose bodies have...

What’s On…15th, 16th, 17th June

So what can we get up to this weekend? As always, there are a multitude of gems taking place across this brilliant country of ours. Let's have a look about and see...   Cork The Cork Summer Show takes place this weekend at the Curraheen Showgrounds, Cork. Showcasing a...