Category Archives: Ireland

Creating your own Lammas/Lughnasadh Customs — shared from Ravenhawks’ Magazine

This is a time of fairs and the last month before school starts so create some customs to remember… Enjoy a country fair, enter the baking contest or just go to remember what it was like for our ancestors. Fairs … Continue reading

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Irish & Proud 💚💚💚💚

90% of your sick days happen to be Monday. Tool = Idiot. Go on, go on, go on, go on = Drink the tea, or fear her wrath. Tea solves all of your problems Everything is just grand (or it will be … Continue reading

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Crazy Nursing Agency Fees

Why are don’t the HSE get more Human Resources staff and recruit graduating nurses themselves. It would take more people off the dole and they would have more control over the quality of staff they get. The HSE currently pays … Continue reading

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I Stand With the Irish Nurses & Midwifes

  Our nurses went on strike  on 30th Jan 2019 at 8 am for 24 hours to highlight their problems of being understaffed and their low pay. The restorative pay promised many years ago was never given to them. Most … Continue reading

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First Dáil Éireann- Speech By President Michael D. Higgins

(1st Dail Eireann , The Birth Of Irish Democracy) First Dáil Éireann The Mansion House, Dublin, 21 January 2019 A Cheann Comhairle, A Chathaoirligh, A Thaoisigh, A Airí, A Theachtaí Dála, A Sheanadóirí, A ghaolta le Teachtaí na Céad Dála … Continue reading

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Get Involved- Dementia

Throughout Ireland change is happening. People are taking action to create communities where people with dementia and their families are respected, supported and connected. You can be part of this Movement by taking action and joining forces with other individuals, … Continue reading

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Heatwave to last at least another week

Heatwave Day 13 – Enjoy With Caution Met Éireann has issued a warning of drought or near-drought conditions for the entire country as temperatures remained high in most parts of the country today. Hose ban In Dublin, might be extended … Continue reading

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