Countdown to Christmas Week

Like many of you at the moment, I’ve been running around like a mad woman trying to get everything organised for Christmas. Hard to believe too, that in less than 2 weeks it will be all over. The fuss, the rushing around the shops, the chaos, the tantrums, the stress! And all for one day! However……. for the next week and a half there is a strong possibility of chaos, stress and tantrums!!

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Photo of the Week – 20th July 2013

I recently searched the National Archives to find out a bit more about my family. The National Archives Genealogy section has digitalised records for both the 1901 and the 1911 Census of Ireland. Not only do they represent a valuable part of our heritage but they give a fascinating insight into how our own families lived all those years ago. A bit of a “Who do you think you are” experience 🙂

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