Category: Lifestyle

Christian meditation and mindfulness

Mindful Living   In the preface to Benedictus, his book of blessings, John O’Donohue, philosopher, poet, priest and author, writes that: “There is a quiet light that shines in every heart. It draws no attention to itself though it is always secretly there. It is what illuminates our minds to see beauty, our desire to…

Family News and Events

Supporting family members with disability weekend A charity supporting children and adults with disabilities are gearing up to bring families together in a fun, informative weekend. Leap is offering a family leadership weekend for the whole family to come together in an inclusive environment to begin to develop and share a vision of a good…

Family News and Events

Catch a film and camp with the family Camping and watching films are both great pastimes, why not do both at an upcoming family friendly event being organised in Wicklow? Éire Óg, Greystones Movie and Camping night is back. This year, the popular family film LEGO 2 will be on the big screen on Saturday,…

Family News and Events

Have you heard the story about Johnny Magory? The Johnny Magory Annual Adventure Day in Aid of CMRF Crumlin will take place for the third time during National Heritage Week. The event is based around a children’s book series. This free family focused event is building on events held over the last 2 years and…

Checking the changes

Medical Matters   Doctors are often asked to do blood tests or checks on people as they get older to make sure all is well and give reassurance to their patients. The old adage of “prevention is better than cure” is so true and indeed early detection and treatment can also make a big difference.…

Family News and Events

Have a ball at Wicklow’s World Cup If you’re aged from 6-9 years old, best get your football boots on and get ready for Wicklow’s very own World Cup. The newly re-established St Peter’s Football Academy for boys and girls over four years old, based in Bray, will also host a day full of fun…