Health & Lifestyle

Nature knows best

Posted on: 7th July, 2014 in Health & Lifestyle

One only has to look at the difference between dogs and horses teeth to know that the former is wonderfully adapted to the life of a primary carnivore (meat eater) and the latter to munching on hay, grass and grains. ...

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‘Girls Just Wanna Have Fun’ in aid of Action Breast Cancer

Posted on: 7th July, 2014 in Health & Lifestyle

The annual Girls Just Wanna Have Fun Weekend takes place at the Celtic Ross Hotel, Rosscarbery this October 10 to 12 and the star attraction will be a cooking demonstration with Chef Clodagh McKenna. Helen Wycherley from the Celtic Ross...

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The Leadership Triangle in the home

Posted on: 7th July, 2014 in Health & Lifestyle

Raising children in the modern world presents some interesting challenges. Perhaps we feel children are growing up more quickly and with a savvy that we might not recall ourselves having? While a tad unnerving to be outwitted by our young,...

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Barking up the wrong tree

Posted on: 7th July, 2014 in Health & Lifestyle

Claire Pirkle is a qualified Guide Dog Mobility Instructor and a Certified Training Partner with the Karen Pryor Academy. She is also a Family Paws Parent Educator.  She has an MA in Philosophy and lives in Ballinspittle with her two-legged...

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Therapeutic Riding with ‘Hairy Henry’

Posted on: 7th July, 2014 in Health & Lifestyle

‘Hairy Henry’ Therapeutic Riding is named after one of the two wonderful therapy horses that work with Sandra Schmid, a qualified Therapeutic Riding Coach, out of a small yard near Bantry. Therapeutic Riding is accessible to children and adults of...

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Simple steps leading to less conflict with your child

Posted on: 4th June, 2014 in Health & Lifestyle

I had seen the posters advertising ‘Parent Plus, Ages 6-12’, hanging around the village for a while. Although I had thought it would be a good idea to attend a parenting course, I never took the step of making enquiries...

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Seven Steps of holistic fertility treatment

Posted on: 4th June, 2014 in Health & Lifestyle

Around 20 percent of Irish couples are having challenges having a successful pregnancy and this number is rising all of the time. It is often not discussed openly and can be the most difficult time of your life if it...

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A childhood extraordinary

Posted on: 6th May, 2014 in Health & Lifestyle

Our calling to raise happy, healthy children is uniquely personal, with each parent’s own values, priorities, personal history and ambition shaping and informing their parenting style. But there are some universal truths that benefit children regardless of race, religion, economic...

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