Mind, Seasonal, Uncategorized

Snowed In? Tips To Help Cabin Fever With Kids

Lads, this is even worse than Christmas because you physically can't leave AND they don't have new toys to occupy them. We've been pretty much housebound since Wednesday morning, apart from a failed tobogganing attempt that afternoon which ended with much wailing from all parties involved. While the requests for Netflix/TV/screens in general, are incessant… Continue reading Snowed In? Tips To Help Cabin Fever With Kids

Seasonal, Travel

Storm Emma – #ThingsYouNeedToKnow: Travel, Curfews & Helpful Sites

National emergency dudes broadcasting live on RTE's One O'Clock News stating there will be no buses in Dublin tomorrow, no Darts/Luas from around Midday, and we're all to be home from 4pm until Friday afternoon. Things just got serious... And there I was fretting about the teenagers launching snowballs at the 4-year-old. As the country will… Continue reading Storm Emma – #ThingsYouNeedToKnow: Travel, Curfews & Helpful Sites

Mind, Reviews, Seasonal

Acceptable in the 80s: 10 Halloween traditions that wouldn’t be invented today

Cast your mind back... to a time of bin bags, pillowcases and 'going around the houses' with a herd of other 9-year-olds in the dark of night accepting nuts off strangers and setting fire to shit. Happy memories. Anyone of a certain vintage will remember the below traditions fondly, the rest of you - you haven't lived!… Continue reading Acceptable in the 80s: 10 Halloween traditions that wouldn’t be invented today