Little Devotions for Little Ones

The Snail Trail

Working in the garden earlier this week, with my trusty littlest sidekick, we had a very exciting visitor, complete with his own mobile home and, while we attempted to name our little friend, he will forever be known, quite simply, as Snail. He may not have been very big, or moving very fast, but his… Continue reading The Snail Trail

Little Trips

Great Days with the Giant: Slieve Gullion

Fancy a day out with the kids that doesn't cost the earth, but provides exercise, fresh air, food for the imagination and a good old play ground thrown in? Then look no further than Slieve Gullion Forest Park. The walk, despite being quite a wee trek at times, is disugised as a bit of an adventure,… Continue reading Great Days with the Giant: Slieve Gullion

Little Thoughts

If I had 5 Minutes With the new MLAs

So, on Thursday, those of us who are eligible to vote in Northern Ireland, had the chance to have our say and, now that the votes have been counted and verified and the political commentators have, bleary-eyed, got to go back home, Northern Ireland politicians prepare for battle once more. I wonder what would happen… Continue reading If I had 5 Minutes With the new MLAs

Little Thoughts, Little Thoughts on Family Life

Preparing to be Prepared

So, yesterday I packed our eldest off to school, not just for a normal Friday, but to spend most of her day at the school that, all being well, she'll be attending from September. You know the one I mean, where you go when you're too old for Primary? Now, I was well warned that… Continue reading Preparing to be Prepared