You know you are Leo when…

You cannot pass a reflective surface without checking yourself out You have to have the last word. Even if the conversation has ended. A while ago. And no one else cares. And it’s just continuing in your head. You can have really really really big hair You rarely stop talking You have the ability to…

My Home Town

When I saw Sadhbh’s post on her home town here, I wanted to do one on my own, particularly as it turns out that we are neighbours. But when I sat down to write the post, the words didn’t come as I was slightly overwhelmed by the fact that growing up in Greystones in the…

Holidays in Wexford… A Guide…

Being a closet yellow belly, I instinctively retire to the Wexord coast every summer… the endless beaches and things to do make it a no brainer. Plus the short travel time from Dublin, winner! This year we stayed in Rosslare Strand, small quiet, not too far from supermarkets and with enough shops to get you…

The Real Insanity Workout

Looking for a workout that combines intensity and endurance? Well look no further, this is the one for you. Bringing you to the extremes of tolerance and a true test of what you are made of. This asks for everything you’ve got plus ten percent. It takes commitment and dedication, but the results are rewarding.…

Evolution of the Postmodern Mammy

There she stands, cultural icon, institution, dispenser of plasters in emergency situations. Calm as you like. But it better be an emergency mind you, or else. Or else what? No one knows. No one has been brave enough to ask. Well, that’s as far as you or I know. It’s very possible that someone did,…