The Benefits of Happy Thoughts

We all know the old saying 'Sticks and stones may break my bones but names will never hurt me". But what happens when the person who is throwing the harsh words your way is yourself? We have all been associated at one point of our lives with people determined to bring you down, or as … Continue reading The Benefits of Happy Thoughts


Whoever Said We Weren’t Fighters?

Although I was not present in Cork City last weekend, it was a proud Corkonian moment for me to see over 5,000 people come out in support of the Vita Cortex workers. We are all very aware of Ireland’s current financial crisis, as are we aware of similar situations in Greece and Spain. A stark … Continue reading Whoever Said We Weren’t Fighters?

A Little Bit of Bah Humbug

So, as we all are more than aware of now, Christmas 2011 is officially over. We have all written, probably a number of times already, about our Christmas traditions, the kind of Christmas we just had, and indeed, our New Year’s Resolutions. Yet, I have chosen to write another post about Christmas. Apologies to those … Continue reading A Little Bit of Bah Humbug