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Van Wilder Eat Your Heart Out….

Van Wilder Eat Your Heart Out....

Three years ago today I finished my last radiation session.  It was the day in my head that I was finally done with everything cancer related.  I thought to myself, right, now it’s all going to be behind me and I can forget it ever happened.   That’s not how it […]

Just a Quickie….

Just a Quickie....

Just a quickie this month! I have had the honour of being involved in a allocating Research Grants as part of the PPI Panel with the ICS as you all know (read my blog on it here) and because of this I was asked to write a piece for their […]

Every Little Helps…..

Every Little Helps.....

I got to do something very cool last week.  I got to be involved in an interview panel, along with 2 scientific professionals, interviewing and potentially approving a cancer research grant, funded by the Irish Cancer Society.  Last year I joined their first PPI Panel, which is a Public and […]

Find Your Space…..

Find Your Space.....

Our fantastic gym (Nikafit, in case anyone has not heard me mention it 1,000 times before!) is starting it’s outdoor sessions today.  For the last 10 weeks, they have been looking after all their clients online with remote training but now, with Phase 2 starting, outdoor training sessions are available.  […]

Enjoy The Little Things…..

Enjoy The Little Things.....

Since Covid hit and lockdown started I dipped my toe back into the world of meditation.  I had attempted it before but I never really got into the swing of it.  I never felt like I could concentrate on it, my mind was always wandering and I didn’t feel like […]

Hashtag FUCOVID……

Hashtag FUCOVID......

Yesterday was a shitty day. I think everyone is going to have them throughout these weird and unpredictable times every now and again and they are all going to be for different reasons. For me, I woke up yesterday morning and was planning out all the things I was going […]

Goals Smashed….

Goals Smashed....

So I did it!  My goal for this year was to complete one 10K run.  I am delighted to have been able to complete this goal by 10th March 2020!  YAY! I’m still signed up to do the Womens Mini Marathon in May and I am just hoping that this […]

New Year, New Goals, Same Me…..

New Year, New Goals, Same Me.....

2020, well here we are!  I always thought I was born into the wrong decade.  Love the pazazz of the 20’s – the music the style and just the general vibe of it.  And now here we are – in our very own roaring 20’s!  I say we bring back […]