Fortnight Feature

Fortnight Feature #8- November 2019

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Approximately every fortnight (14 days), I share 2-3 new pieces of content that have stood out for me and I’ve personally found extremely helpful and memorable.

The posts are listed in alphabetical order and cover various aspects of life so feel free to browse the list and enjoy.

Fortnight Feature #8- November, 2019

15 Frugal Living Tips to Save Money in 2019

I liked this post as it gave simple and very practical tips that can easily be implemented in your life without any drastic changes. Just implementing 1 tip can get you started.

The Irish school that doesn’t believe in homework

This article was quite a contrast for me as I’ve grown up in a very pro-homework culture especially with two parents as teachers. It was enlightening to read this perspective on the no-homework trial. It made me aware of the pressures and stress completing homework has on the child, parent and teacher. Also, it was good to read the feedback and experience from those directly involved. It’s certainly a concept that I will think about more.

The week I sent Three Little Truths to my editors, I had a mini breakdown

I loved this post as I’ve been doing a lot of thinking and pondering on being guided by my heart and what I love vs what I should be doing based on expectations and other pressures. I love that even as Eithne listened to her heart, it didn’t mean that she didn’t experience fear. However, she reached a point where being true to her heart became more important than the expectations.