Making choices …. taking chances ….

Making choices …. taking chances ….

Seven years ago, this week, the Chef and I, with two toddlers by our side, packed our bags, left our […]

Oct 25, 2014     22 Comments
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One year – TV free at home

One year – TV free at home

  Where to start … One year ago: Me: ‘Put down that remote’ Me: ‘Turn off the TV’ Me: ‘No […]

Oct 11, 2014     16 Comments
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Growing Spuds (outside) for Christmas Day

Growing Spuds (outside) for Christmas Day

What? Impossible. I.Know. But this is the latest task bestowed upon us by our friends at GIY Ireland #GIYNation. They […]

Oct 5, 2014     2 Comments
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19 years and counting ….

19 years and counting ….

Funny how the time slips by so fast, isn’t it? One minute you are walking along minding your own business […]

Sep 28, 2014     2 Comments
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Driving an eCar….money…money….money….

Driving an eCar….money…money….money….

Wow .. where to start. This journey we are on with the Electric Car from Renault Ireland and GIY Ireland has taken […]

Sep 23, 2014     4 Comments
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So you are thinking of doing a PhD?

So you are thinking of doing a PhD?

Well, everyone keeps asking ‘Are you going to do a PhD?’ … it seems like the next step doesn’t it? Hello […]

Sep 9, 2014     2 Comments
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By the time you read this …… I’ll be gone to work

By the time you read this …… I’ll be gone to work

What? Work I hear you say? Yes. Work. As in the kind of work that pays in cold hard cash. But […]

Sep 8, 2014     30 Comments
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Blackberry Bourbon Old Fashioned

Blackberry Bourbon Old Fashioned

  My day starts so calmly. The most beautiful sunrises can be experienced in Ireland as soon as Autumn’s first blush […]

Aug 30, 2014     8 Comments
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Blog Awards

Blog Awards

I’ve had a little time on my hands these last few days and have put pen to paper – with […]

Aug 26, 2014     7 Comments
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Can you cook weeds?

Can you cook weeds?

Weeds. They are the most annoying thing, even for gardening experts. Even those with the greenest of thumbs will curse […]

Jul 31, 2014     2 Comments
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The Chef and I
About Móna
I am a native Galway girl that seems to be drawn to professions that rhyme with 'err'. Writer, Mother, Restauranteur, Wedding Planner, Dishwasher, Grass cutter, Cocktail maker. I suppose you could say I am a well rounded entrepreneur.
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