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Aylan Kurdi and Martin Reilly two little boys a century apart 

My granddad Martin Reilly was 2 years old when his parents Philip and Elizabeth took him and his five siblings on an overcrowded steamship in search of a better life in Argentina in 1889. The same age as Aylan Kurdi the little … Continue reading

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Honesty Matters: Blog Awards Ireland 2015

NEWSFLASH!! Honesty Matters has been long-listed in 2 categories in the Blog Awards Ireland 2015. Best Lifestyle Blog and Best Blog Post. In the true spirit of my blog I have to be honest though and admit that the list is very, very, long … Continue reading

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Blogging 101: Burning down the house.

In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “Burning Down the House.” This Blogging 101 assignment doesn’t particularly appeal to me. I write because I feel compelled to write honestly about things that matter to me. I take my prompts from life, from society, … Continue reading

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Taglines and Titles

Blogging 101: Assignment 2: Taglines and Titles Reminds me of the Elton Documentary ‘Tantrums and Tiaras” but thats a whole other blog. I didn’t already have a blog title so I was starting from scratch and was actually taken by surprise … Continue reading

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Who am I and Why am I Here?

Blogging 101: Assignment 1: Who am I and why am I here? Wow, talk about throwing us in at the deep-end. These are big philosophical questions that I have struggled with for most of my life. Over the years I have found … Continue reading

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