The Deise Greenway

The Deise Greenway

We decided on a whim to cycle the Waterford Greenway on the May bank holiday. The weather was just right, not too cold and not too hot. Now we had been here before but had only gotten 4 km in when our youngest daughter came off her bike and destroyed herself. So we...
Air-tastic

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...
Pretty Things: Garden Dining

Pretty Things: Garden Dining

So now your garden/outdoor space has been all spruced up, it’s time to enjoy it and dine out! We have seen lots of gorgeous bits and pieces for outdoor dining – here are our favourites. Start your evening with a little something to nibble on from this...
‘Tin’ by the author Padraig Kenny

‘Tin’ by the author Padraig Kenny

Padraig Kenny is an exciting, newly published author from Newbridge, Co. Kildare. His book ‘Tin’ is a heartwarming children’s story set in a world reminiscent of the Wizard of Oz. In it, we meet a boy called Christopher who was orphaned in a fire. We...
The Cedartowns

The Cedartowns

I arrive at my destination slightly clammy, probably smelling of fried fish (why did I choose today to give the kids fish??), but on time. I am greeted by a lovely smile, a generous handshake and an invitation to sit and relax. I have come to meet Mary Nugent of the...