June 2019  Summer ( at least it was supposed to be!)

June 2019 Summer ( at least it was supposed to be!)

June last year was an unbelievable month of good weather. I think we will be talking about it for years. However, just because last year was incredible did not mean that this year would be the same. June started wet …it rained and rained for days at the beginning of...
May – month of mirth and merriment

May – month of mirth and merriment

I think May is my favorite month (or one of them at least!) probably because of the 2 Bank Holidays. Nobody ever tires of the feeling that they don’t have to get up for work because it’s a Bank Holiday – I think it’s the most useful thing the Bank has ever done!  May...
One year on……

One year on……

A year ago Mark and I started to focus on the promotion of The Green Holiday Cottages as a self catering holiday destination. Mark had worked really hard at the renovation of the site but we had to begin to build up a holiday business. Neither one of us had much of a...
March 2019 Party Season!

March 2019 Party Season!

March is now officially known as party month! We have never eaten so much cake or sang Happy Birthday so many times.   We have had Fairy Birthday parties, Go Wild Birthday parties, 70th Birthday Parties, St Patricks Weekend Parties and a Wild Flower Painting party to...
And we’re off!

And we’re off!

And we’re off! 2019 is well and truly underway and after a fair amount of deliberation the Green Life blog has begun. Roald Dahl has no love for January, in his book “My Year” he says “if I had my way I would remove January from the calendar altogether and have an...
Tried & Tested

Tried & Tested

Catriona Doherty attends a Pilates and Wellness Retreat at The Green Holiday Cottages, Kilkeel Click anywhere on the image below to see the pdf...