Feminist Uprising

When I started at college, I lived in the halls of residence, on the day I moved in the first girl I met in the flat introduced herself and told me she was four and a half years old.  I was a little perplexed but thought maybe she was just tall for her age. ...

Cotton Wool Kids

Social Media and the internet ae now very much a fact of life.  I attended an internet safety presentation a few years ago with the wonderful Youth Coach Helen Butler and she said, “the internet is like electricity, an important part of lives that is brilliant,...

Johnny Sexton and the Rest of the Team.

Today is International Love Your Pet Day! In the midst of the six nations rugby, with wonderful Johnny Sexton captaining the Irish tem, a little tale about our very own Johnny Sexton – the duck! I used to love watching child behaviour programmes Super Nanny and...