Q&A With Vanessa From SixOSix Design

I recently caught up with Vanessa Scott-Hayward, the creator behind SixOSix Designs to find out a little about how she got involved in crafting and to find out her tips and tricks for effectively running a craft business. Hi Vanessa. Could you tell us a bit about Six0Six design and how you started crafting? I […]

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Chick Lit-2016 Book Reviews

Hey strangers, Sorry for the lack of posts of late. I’ve been enjoying life in the real world-doing things, going places, seeing people, eating nice food, eating not-so-nice food, buying things, making myself up, making myself down and just, you know-existing. I’ve also been reading more. Much more. Here are some books that I was […]

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Cork in Love

Valentine’s Day is looming ladies and gents, but you still have a week to get some presents, make a reservation at a fancy restaurant or book yourselves into a plush hotel. I have some trΓ¨s romantic date ideas to sort you all out. I hope you all love Cork πŸ˜‰ Enjoy a stay at the […]

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A Break Away in Dingle

  You know the feeling you get when you’ve just about had it with urban life? The hustle and bustle start to become too much, all the rushing around seems pointless and everybody everywhere is busy-busy getting caught up in the humdrum of modern life. We ventured out into the beautiful Irish countryside last weekend, […]

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Last Minute Gift Ideas For The Girlies

There are still 10 days to go to Christmas and I figure that some of you might, maybe, be as disorganized as I am in terms of gift buying. Here are some of the lovely last minute pressies I found for all my girls.

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One Hell of a Halloween

Halloween is almost upon us, so here’s a few ideas on how to spend it this year: 1) The Nightmare Realm, Ireland’s first premier scare house experience, is in Albert Quay, Cork, until November 1st, and is open nightly from 7 to 10pm.

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Halloween Hogwarts Inspired Treats

So, ever since the UCC Harry Potter Society decided to have a Sorting Hat Ceremony complete with Butter Beer for toasting, I have been wondering what other Harry Potter inspired treats we could make for the witching season. And here is what we decided to make:

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Travel Diaries: Peppa World

If there’s one thing that J and I love, it’s packing our cases and going on our hols! Back before we had the kiddies, we used to pack as many holidays and mini breaks in to our year as possible. However, all that changed with how hectic the last few years have been and sadly, […]

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Birthday Celebrations in Kinsale

How is everybody? I hope you’re all having a nice weekend! We’re having a lovely time. I celebrated my 30th birthday on Friday. My hubs and I ventured out the Wild Atlantic Way, and stayed in the Old Bank Townhouse, in Kinsale. The Old Bank is the partner hotel of the Blue Haven, and features […]

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Summer Bucket List

School’s out for the summer, the days are loooooooonnnnnggggggg, and I’m sure many of you mamas and papas are in the same pickle as myself – what do we do with the kids?? Well, here is a little summer bucket list for you to complete in your own good time. Hopefully, it will come in […]

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