Sometimes you just need a hug from your…

When you've had a long day at work and come home exhausted, he'll have that cup of tea waiting for you when you walk through the door. (And if you're lucky, it'll be a coffee…

Happy Anniversary Ma and Pa

Happy Anniversary. Twenty-eight years today you've been married. How did we spend it? Why, arguing over boardgames and eating a roast dinner that could feed the five thousand of course. It's what we Byrnes do…

How it should be

My Mam and Dad. This is what I see when I think of my parents. My Dad being naturally silly and My Mum being little and lovely. How it should be. Please vote for me…

To spiti twn pappoudon mou

#BEDN21 The roads may change, the weather may change and the people in Cyprus may change, but my Grandparents' house and garden will forever stay the same. Their property in Cyprus is timeless to me.…

Family Jewels

#BEDN20 Today's been a good day. And a funny one at that. All day I've been thinking of how to summarise it in words and came up with one word. Romanticism. After spending the day…

Secret stash of diet coke

#BEDN9 [caption id="attachment_976" align="alignleft" width="210"] (c) Abbey[/caption] All I've wanted to do today is listen to The Fureys' song The Old Man. That, and bury myself under the duvet. Alone. Well, Frodo's allowed to join…

Knick Knack Paddy Whack

#BEDN6 I have a friend called Jenny. She's pretty shy, quiet, a little hairy and she likes to eat grass. Ok ok, she's a goat. But she's still my friend. She also likes to eat…