Wind howling and rain pelting, we took off in the car and headed for the hills.  Up past Thurles and along the road to Upperchurch, in the most romantic setting (even in the rain and wind) sits a pub dressed as a farmhouse.  Jim of the Mills is a place that I’ve been to many…Read more »

Liebster Award Nomination

I’m delighted to accept the Liebster Award Nomination from through my blog on “Orator-sur-Glane”.  Many thanks to digitalbook12 for the nomination which I know will encourage me to keep up my writing and to keep reading many more blogs…… writes about mental health, the power of music on one’s emotions and has a…Read more »

Lose – Gain

So I have been saying to myself since Christmas that I ‘must’ get my ass in gear and lose some weight….yes…back to this old conundrum! I must, I must, I must…and then I go completely bonkers and eat everything that I’m not meant to be eating. I have been using every excuse in the book:…Read more »