A parents check list for Uni!

No!, just no…. I was not prepared for the emotions, cost, equipment and excitement that comes with preparing myself for my first-born to leave the nest and start Uni. My son, having just had his birthday, a memory “kick up the bum” that I now have a 19-year-old,  who is about to depart to University.… Read More

The most depressing day of the year!

‘Blue Monday’ is believed to be the most depressing day of the year according to calculations by psychologist Dr. Cliff Arnall . Blue Monday falls on the third Monday of January and has been awarded the gloomy title due to a combination of post-Christmas blues, cold dark nights and the arrival of unpaid credit card bills.… Read More