Monthly Archives: September 2011

Positive Redundancy #39 My son …update


You may remember that I mentioned back in June the challenges we were having with my son – he was having meltdowns ten times a day.  He was becoming like a toddler – my husband, myself and his teacher were at our wits … Continue reading

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Positive Redundancy #38 Dublin Theatre Festival


For three years I watched Robert volunteer for the Dublin Theatre Festival, my eyes green with envy.  I simply couldn’t devote the time.  When I rushed home, picked up kids, made dinner, got them to bed there was no way … Continue reading

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Positive Redundancy #37 Toe Licking


Yes, its true, there is a toe licking epidemic in our house.  I never thought I would type those words – but its out there now! Rex has developed a fetish for feet.  At school, he will shamelessly lick any … Continue reading

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Positive Redundancy # 36 Libraries


There is a place you can go, which is relaxing, warm and comfortable. Is is free, people smile at you, know your name and talk calmly and soothingly. A few months ago, I would dash into the library on a Monday evening … Continue reading

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Positive Redundancy #35 Diabetes, getting healthier.


I got a gold star yesterday!  Well I would have got a gold star had the consultant had them to dispense.  I had my six monthly check up at the diabetic clinic, and have lost 14llbs and dropped my blood sugar … Continue reading

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Positive Redundancy #34 Zero Commuting


In my last job, I commuted into Dublin twice a week and to London once a month.  I remember being interviewed before I got the job, and I was so excited at the thought of glamorous London!  Woo Hoo!!! In reality, … Continue reading

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Positive Redundancy #33 Girly weekend


As my sister approached 50 she wanted a wee trip, a girly trip.  When I started to plan flights and hotels I was working full-time, and wondered where I would get the time to fit it all in.  Fortunately for … Continue reading

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