Wimbledon 2012, The Men’s Final: The King v The Brave

Wimbledon 2012: The Men's Final: And so it has come to this: Roger Federer the King of Centre Court versus Andy Murray, the brave Scotsman.

Rugby, Frogspawn and a Little Gold Dress

I've had an adrenalin fuelled weekend in which all of the above have combined to inspire today's blogpost.  The adrenalin mainly flowed whilst I...

St Pats and the Grandslam Prayer

First Aid is not in my good books right now. Firstly, Saturday's class caused me to miss Wales v Italy and a gorgeous sunny...
Ireland's Jason Smyth and Michael McKillop showing off their Gold Medals won at the London 2012 Paralympics

Irish Paralympic Pride and a Riveting Rivalry

The 2012 Paralympic Games have been the most dramatic and inspiring ever. Team Ireland has excelled with wins from fastest Paralympian ever: Jason Smyth and enduring distance runner Michael McKillop.

War of the Celtic Worlds

A friendly tussle between the nations . . .         Last weekend was tricky.  It was a rugby weekend which was a positive.  My husband and...

London 2012 Olympic Gold Compendium

I'm enthralled by the gold medal stories emerging from London 2012. As a massive tennis fan I was particularly thrilled to see Andy Murray exact his revenge on Roger Federer by putting him to the sword in an emphatic three set defeat.

Wimbledon Men’s Singles 2012: The Top Four

Rackets at the ready! It's that time of year when strawberries and cream taste good in the rain and tennis whites make a far better fashion statement than a little black dress.