As part of the celebrations for my mother’s 80th birthday, I took her and her sister back to Northern Ireland – or Norn Irn as the locals say it! My mother’s family are from Ireland,…

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We were lucky enough to get tickets to Carfest again this year. It’s a great festival that is a mix of cars, music, various stalls selling lovely things, a vintage area, old style steam engines…

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Well after all the bustle and hustle preparing for Christmas and the New Year, its all over and somehow the new year has slipped into being.  Although solstice has been and gone, the nights are…

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