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Certainly madam which way did it go?

I wish to apologise dear reader before you read any further and if you don’t finish reading this blog or indeed never again read any other blog that I ever post I promise I will understand and forgive you. The thought for this blog started with a cartoon that I read in Punch magazine perhaps

By |2018-08-21T11:21:07+00:00August 26th, 2014|Categories: History|0 Comments

Amazing Money

A few years ago I went back to college and am now a Certified Financial Planner.  For a while I was the oldest CFP in the country. Perhaps I still am as I don’t think I have got any younger! A few months ago I was at a meeting of CFP’s from around the country

By |2018-08-21T11:22:12+00:00August 18th, 2014|Categories: Business|0 Comments

Neither a borrower nor a lender be!

As I write this blog post in August 2014 we are 6 to 7 years on from the economic crash that brought Ireland’s economy to a standstill and indeed when the entire Euro currency was under severe pressure. So here we are all these years later and we still have the problem of Irish and

By |2018-08-21T11:22:22+00:00August 12th, 2014|Categories: Business|0 Comments

Time to call in the local beekeeper

We had a week’s holiday planned for Kerry last week and my son Eamon who was coming for the weekend, decided that we should start the holiday with a little adventure. He had this mad notion to cycle from Cork to Caherdaniel a trip of close to 150 kilometres. He then suggested that in case

By |2018-08-21T11:24:17+00:00August 6th, 2014|Categories: Family|2 Comments