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Memories of Val Doonican

I was listening to BBC Radio Five Live in the early hours of this morning and was really saddened to hear of the death of Waterford-born singer Val Doonican. 200 more words

Co. Waterford


When I was small :-

• I’d put my arms in my shirt and told people, I lost my arms !!

• Would restart the videogame whenever I knew I was going to lose !! 135 more words

It's all about the money? I think not!

(A childs fishing net is great for plucking prawns from the sea as they float around the rocks on the incoming tide)


“We should do away with the absolutely specious notion that everybody has to earn a living. 1,612 more words

A Story

Dear Terri

We met when we were four years old and from that moment on we were a part of each other’s lives. It all started with a moving box that our new frigidaire came in. 758 more words


The Indian Mounds - Five Photo Five Series Challenge - Day Four

This is Day 4 of my photo series.  I had a slight break in the series for various reasons.   I have been nominated by  my blogging friend, … 618 more words

Five Photo Five Series Challenge

Glory days

Earlier this week I took my middle child out with some friends for his 15th birthday. As I was paying for them to get in, the woman behind the counter asked if any of the boys were over 18. 592 more words


Dogs, part 1

I remember the first day and last day the best, everything else is a blur of white fur. My parents and brothers came to pick me up from my grandma’s one evening after being at a birthday party of a little boy who had severe cerebral palsey. 660 more words