Grandma Inspired Weekly Meal Plan (and some of her tips) Last week I wrote about how my Mum has had such a huge influence on my cooking. Some of my children’s favourite dishes are ones she taught me to make. Before my kids were born she decided she didn’t want… Read More »Grandma Inspired Weekly Meal Plan
Liberty on the Lighter Side - (LoLS)
Born in the UK, reared in South Africa and now living in the Irish countryside with my husband, four kids, a few chickens and other animals, I love to write about the issues closest to my heart on my blog Liberty on the Lighter Side. With honesty and sometimes humour I discuss the ups and downs of family life, including parenting, being a woman in my late 40's, travel, arts and crafts and our favourite recipes. Before I was a mother I was Graphic Designer - creating is my all-time favourite activity. I'd love it if you joined my family on our adventures.
~ This post contains affiliate links. Click here to read my full disclosure policy ~ Once upon a time, in a vast city in a land far far away, there was a young woman who would awaken before the dawn and head off to the great gym where all the… Read More »Keeping Fit Beyond Forty
Family Meal Planning My mum is a fabulous cook and was an organised meal planner when we were growing up. At the beginning of each month she would get all her favourite cook books and the wall calendar down and set herself up at the kitchen table. She liked to… Read More »Family Weekly Meal Plan
In all Honesty, be Wise! My honesty compels me to share all the things I am thinking in my head, my wisdom compels me to keep quiet! I was taught from an early age to tell the truth, but speaking the truth about all the things I am thinking may… Read More »In all Honesty, be Wise!
Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain – using the book to teach others how to draw This review of Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain by Betty Edwards is written from the perspective of a teacher using the book to teach drawing to others. ~ This… Read More »Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain – using the book to teach others how to draw
Drawing Dogs – some Tips, Tricks and Tools ~ This post contains affiliate links. Click here to read my full disclosure policy ~ How do you draw a dog when they don’t sit still for very long? The answer is either you draw very fast or you take photographs! Dogs… Read More »Drawing Dogs – some Tips, Tricks and Tools
Illustrating poetry for the ‘S-Mum’ My blog has been mostly all writing with very little illustration but working on a little collaboration with another blogger can bring out some new ideas and forge new friendships, both fabulous things to do! So, here am I, down in Wexford, the sunny South… Read More »Illustrating poetry for the ‘S-Mum’