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Happy Halloween!

Instead of tricking this year I decided to treat and made some really spooky-licious Halloween treats. I made some cookies and cupcakes. I also had some ghostly brews, which were actually milk, orange soda and some flavoured water which I thought looked good in the spooky glass bottles. I hope you have a ghostly Halloween,… Continue reading Happy Halloween!

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Monday 3rd of October is World Day of Bullying Prevention.

Bulling is a serious problem and World day of Bulling Prevention is an opportunity to take a stand against it. Enjoy my poem ‘Sam the Bully’.   Sam the Bully by Edel Lonergan There once was a bully, his name it was Sam he bullied the students, his dad and his mam. He spoke with… Continue reading Monday 3rd of October is World Day of Bullying Prevention.

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Autumn Picnic with Apple and Blackberry Picking

  Every Autumn we go picking blackberries near our home. This year also we picked some apples in my cousin’s garden. Our favourite things to make are delicious blackberry muffins, blackberry crisp and blackberry smoothies. I added apples to the smoothie and blackberry crisp recipes. For recipes see my food section. After our mornings baking… Continue reading Autumn Picnic with Apple and Blackberry Picking

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Bed Linen

I wanted to change my bed linen as I decided to incorporate more pink into my bedroom as it had been blue. Liking all things French and Paris themed, I picked up a beautiful reverse double set at Hickeys Fabrics Mahon Point. There was 50, 20 and 10% off many of the sets. As my… Continue reading Bed Linen

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For Men – Five Deadly Terms Used By a Woman!

There are five males in my house, my dad and my four brothers, that’s a lot of testosterone in one place!!! I came across this sign one day and I must say I giggled when I read it. I have heard all these terms and seen a few males pay the price!! Being kind to… Continue reading For Men – Five Deadly Terms Used By a Woman!

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Back to school – Stationary

Back to school is just around the corner something I really dread to think of. It’s time to get books, uniforms and of course stationary all organized for September, or August really!! I love being organized so I like to have my bag and stationary ready. As it’s nearly time to make that reluctant walk… Continue reading Back to school – Stationary

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Conor McGregor – Win or Learn by John Kavanagh

One for the Bookshelf My brother  is a  big fan of Conor McGregor the Irish UFC fighter. He talks about him a lot and I can see that McGregor has had a huge influence on young people.  My brother says that Conor’s attitude to believing in yourself, working and training hard all pays off.  He… Continue reading Conor McGregor – Win or Learn by John Kavanagh