Love Is….

I read this week that an average of €44 is spent on flowers and €129 on jewellery by partners making these purchases for Valentines Day. As I never receive either on Valentines day I could feel very upset by that statistic. However it is very carefully phrased so what...

Erectile Dysfunction

I was going to write a political piece for the week of the Irish election but then I thought my blog is meant to be about maybe you smile, so I decided to re-work a piece that is in my book, as a metaphor to the running of the country. When we moved into our new house...

The Rock  

It is my husband Mick’s birthday next week, also the anniversary of our first kiss in 2003, so I felt it was time to pay tribute to the love of my life, no, not chocolate, but actually Mick. After a series of non-entity relationships, that always brought...

Labour of Love

I wrote this piece last year as therapy and to help me truly understand how I was feeling. I published it in my book, but after my interview on the radio yesterday, I wanted to add to it. I met a wonderful Mum (Elaine), to 2 children with Autism and Intellectual...