Day 301 – walking the High Line

Waking up to a beautiful morning……. means it’s time for a walk on the High Line……..  camera heaven!                                     more information @ The High Line.  

Day 300 – New York, New York

so good they named it twice…… ….. …… …. The great thing about New York is you walk off a plane, exhausted, but so excited whether it’s you first time or your fiftieth.  The city that never sleeps, just grabs you and keeps you fighting against the overwhelming desire to curl up and snooze.  Especially … Continue reading

Day 299 – the chaos after the iStuff…..

somewhere. at some point, you face the harsh realities of still having to pack something. and in my case, it is still for the four of us. bribery, corruption, threats and sweets did not work so now I sit here at half past midnight, still working out what everyone really needs, and what they are … Continue reading

Day 298 – the iStuff updates….

In years gone by, when planning a holiday, you started out with a ‘To Do’ list that basically revolved around the following; – clothes to pack – flight tickets/passport/holiday travellers cheques (do you remember those!) and cash in your hand luggage (along with medication and one nights stuff incase the suitcase went missing!) – toiletries/books/magazines … Continue reading

Day 297 – Happy Mondays no. 6

Have goals to look forward to Feeling good about the future is important for our happiness. We all need goals to motivate us and these need to be challenging enough to excite us, but also achievable. If we try to attempt the impossible this brings unnecessary stress. Choosing ambitious but realistic goals gives our lives direction … Continue reading

Day 296 – Sleepy Sunday, I wish!!

Witches do not like to get up early on a Sunday, especially after a lot of witches brew the night before!  But this morning my beauty sleep (and I needed it as I was definitely a particularly attractive shade of green and white, ie smudged make-up) was disturbed by the sound of sanding from the … Continue reading

Day 295 – Scary Stuff on a Saturday!

Living Dead Dolls! saturday – ready to party @BEPS! find the real ones at lMezco’s Living Dead Dolls | Official Website.

Day 294 – the start of the ‘Halloween’ weekend…..

and I solemnly swear I am up to no good…….. via I solemnly swear that I am up to no good on we heart it / visual bookmark #13382447. ❤ it! Related articles Day 292 – the Halloween countdown ( Weekend Halloween Activities For The Adults ( The Nine days of Halloween – Day 1: … Continue reading

Day 293 – etiquette

Ok, not sure about this one (the jury is still out)…. Is it the correct etiquette to buy your wine from a machine by the glass, with a plastic card you pre-load with money? Looks cool and groovy but dangerous……..5 euro a glass bottles sit next to 42 euros a glass! One too many and … Continue reading

Day 292 – the Halloween countdown

This is my plan this weekend. Scary stuff is on order from the UK (fingers crossed it’s here before the weekend!).  School Fall Ball is planned for Friday night, the perfect opportunity to embarrass the kids once and for all, and scare off any potential girl/boy friends!.  And I’m dieting like mad to make room … Continue reading