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Two Weeks Off

I finished work at 5:30pm this evening, and cycled home through quiet roads towards home. The majority of the people that would normally be passive aggressively driving their cars home from work were nowhere to be seen – no doubt they are either sitting on beaches in sunnier climes, posting their toxic highlight reels to the social networks. 366 more words


Running on Fumes

Oh hallelujah! Less than a week until First Born Male Child and Young Son go to school! I feel guilty that I’m so excited for my kids to go back to school, because it feels like I’m wishing away their childhoods. 549 more words

Stay-at-home Mom

Switching Off to Switch On! - By Barry Hughes

I am recently back from a staycation where I spent a week traveling around Cork, Kerry and Clare with my partner and two friends. We travelled a total of 1,200KM stopping in Michelstown, Ballincollig, Kinsale, Ballymackean, Clonakitty, Inchydoney, Mizen, Bantry, Glengarrif, Kenamre, Killarney, Waterville, Portmagee, Dingle, Cliffs of Moher and finally Doolin. 685 more words

Human Resources

Being Independent is Tiring

I’ve always considered myself to be an independent woman. Even when I got married at the age of 20, I was an independent woman. Or so I thought I was. 342 more words

Welcome Back! How Was Your Vacation? Go Anywhere?

3 weeks off. It was nice if you’re interested in asking. Today is the first day back to work and I’m looking forward to coming back into the fold. 906 more words

Mental Health

Miracle eyesight cure

I am slowing moving back into the word of social media and email … and blogging … after a break which I needed as I was feeling incredibly overwhelmed after a really busy period both at work and at home.   450 more words