Category Archives: Family

Solstice Lunar Eclipse…..Need Assistance!

The Lunar eclipse this winter solstice happens in Gemini at 29º. Apparently the last time the world saw an eclipse at Solstice was about 500 years ago, so it feels epoch making at the least for that history fact. It’s … Continue reading

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Trounce Those Budget Blues, Lads

When I looked at this chart, the first thing that I see is that giant glob of planets in Capricorn in the 3rd house. Wow, Mars, Pluto, the Moon, Mercury and the N Node all bunched there together. What a … Continue reading

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Fairy houses in Myross

Late this summer, my sons and I walked around myross woods and filmed the experience. Such a new thing for me to do! Supposedly it was to be a birthday present for my sister (2nd Sept) and I am only … Continue reading

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Dear Minister for Health & Children

Ms. Mary Harney TD Minister for Health & Children, Department of Health & Children, Hawkins House Dublin 2 Re: Nurses and Midwives Bill 2010 Dear Minister, I am a mother of three sons, and currently expecting my fourth child. I … Continue reading

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Wishful Duck Soup

We got given four Muscovy drakes. I was excited by the concept of yummy Christmas dinner and even though I had to drive home with them hissing like demons, in a precarious container, in the dark, I was happy to … Continue reading

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Pigs & Black Pudding

When the darkness starts to infiltrate our early evenings, and the rooster starts crowing while it is still black in the morning, you know that autumn is coming in West Cork. The many elms around Friendly Cove are just starting … Continue reading

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Pigs and Solar Eclipses

I am going to tell you how Sunday’s solar eclipse in Cancer went: Our pigs managed to get out of the field they were fenced in. My husband had just put them in, and they were eating away, when our … Continue reading

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updates from Durrus

Having had the ‘ sex ‘ talk from my mother in what seems to be not so long ago, I was sniggering listening to husband and myself. We were trying to encapsulate such a complex thing for our three sons … Continue reading

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relocation

Seeing as we are right in the process of moving, and following on from my last post, relocation seems to be in the air…. Relocation astrology has followers and disparagers. For my part, I think that the base is still … Continue reading

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temp update

hi everyone, sorry out of the loop at the moment…floods/no internet and so on have conspired to keep my next post off the shelves for the present. However please do check out the following you tube for whats been going … Continue reading

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