The A Word

Part two in the tale of my son, Patrick’s Autism and ADHD diagnosis. Women like to be right, but not this time! you may want to get a cup of tea, as this is a long chapter. Actually, get a G&T. I need one after writing it! We felt hopeful of a resolution...

Women’s Intuition

I wanted to wait until the blog was well established before I dove into the world of my son, Patrick’s Autism in any great level of detail. As next Tuesday, December 3rd is International Day of Persons with Disabilities, my daughter Saoirse suggested that now...

Independent Woman

Recently, my friend Emma lost her Mum, Angela, who was 93. I only met her a handful of times, but I loved hearing Emma’s tales of her exciting life. A midwife, with 8 children of her own and a zest for life that refused to get old, she was one of that breed of...

A World Filled With Joy

Yesterday was International Day of the Child, so today I am going to introduce you to my baby. My youngest child Erin. In June 2013 my life was complete.  I had two beautiful children already and after two miscarriages my third child arrived, very quickly at Mullingar...