Surviving the day…. “Pandemic Fatigue”

We’ve had the annoying Pandemic clichés, the  covid takeaways, and the daily updates.  The zoom parties are dwindling and Duolingo may be a distant memory that still lingers in your phone applications,  and with summer camps few and far between the kids are still melting our heads.  The Covid pandemic has delivered more changes to […]

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“Staycatons” – The Real Test of Resilience

So we’re all doing staycations! This will be the summer of the  holidaying in Ireland. To suddenly ditch the sun, sea and sand for rain, wind and misery will render the nation and me in cold turkey. Don’t get me wrong, I wasn’t on a plane until I was fifteen, I’m used to the annual […]

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Addicted?

My wife, Michelle accused me recently of being addicted to running I obviously corrected her and said “I’m addicted to getting out of the house away from this madness”. As you can imagine, it didn’t go down well. Runners tend to get used to people thinking they’re weird. The lifestyle and the “Why?” can be […]

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