Check out my blog post on my visit to the Phoenix Park this sunny weekend.
The Easter holidays were over and it was time to go back to work. It struck me how nice it has been cycling around estates and greens within 5k of my home. I commute to work down the Ongar Distributary Road and it was concerning how loud the noise of the cars was. Perhaps it… Continue reading Should cyclists worry about hearing loss?
Today we decided to cycle to the Royal Canal Blakestown. We planned the journey because we knew it would be a nice day and it was the last Sunday before I return to work after 2 weeks holidays. I had bought Paul a compact picnic table as a gift and we (as in me –… Continue reading Royal Canal Blakestown
This morning we cycled to Beechpark Eco Farm in Clonsilla. It was a lovely sunny and fresh morning. Perfect cycling conditions! The organic farm shop is open on Saturdays from 10am-2pm and well worth a visit if you like quality food. Some might find it a little pricey but in my opinion you get what… Continue reading Beechpark Eco Farm
When I commute to work I pass by Allendale estate and then on to the Ongar Distributary Road. As you can see from the videos below I come across a few problems. My main concern is the safety of my child who is sitting calmly in the box! The kerb is too high so I… Continue reading Allendale Estate Issues
With the Covid 5k restrictions in place it has been difficult not seeing family. However, that said, it has also forced us to explore locally and helped us to meet (socially distant of course) and get to know locals living in our area. We’ve all been home more with lockdown which does bring back the… Continue reading Dangerous Bend near Clonsilla Train Station
Hi my name is Ger and I’m a mother of one. My husband and I bought a cargo bike through the bike to work scheme as our second car and it has fast become our favourite mode of transport. We use it every day and our son loves it too. It’s such a great way… Continue reading Introductions..
Martin and I had a great morning. We ventured out on the cargo bike to the playground in Ongar. Then we cycled around on an adventure finding new spots. Next we watched the men cutting down the tree who then gifted us two little seats for our garden. Finally we roamed around the local gardens.… Continue reading What a busy morning!