“It’s a very, very fine and insidious line.” In recent times we’ve started to hear a lot about the concept of ‘locker-room talk’. What does it mean exactly? How does it fit into our daily lives and most importantly, how can we combat it? Locker-room talk is described as rude, vulgar, or bawdy talk, often […]
Louise spoke to Callum Clogher who won the Cadbury inventor compettion. Callum Clogher won with his creation, ‘Choca-latte’ – a chocolate and vanilla biscuit bar inspired by his love of coffee. Callum told Louise how he came up with the idea and he’s going to do with the prize.
Calling all teachers!!! It’s that time of the year again were students are heading back to the classroom and teachers take up there role at the front of the class. We all know what it’s like to be in students shoes but not everyone see’s what a teacher see’s. That’s why were asking for your […]
Hazel Robinson says her daughter, who has Cystic Fibrosis, has lost years of memories. A mum in Co Longford is demanding that Facebook reactivates her daughter’s account after it was removed because of her name. The social media giant claims Gypsy is a racial slur. According to Hazel Robinson, her 17-year-old daughter Gypsy has been […]
Over 51,000 students received their first round CAO offers today. More than half got their first choice but we’re being reminded that’s still loads of options for those that didn’t. Angela Burke, aka The Integrative Coach, talks second and third round offers and repeating the Leaving Cert. She can be found on Facebook and Instagram […]
A mum is urging parents to learn CPR after her young son choked on peanuts and became seriously ill. Grace Healy, who’s a nurse, was on a family holiday in Kerry last month when her 2 year old son David got his hands on a bag of peanuts and accidentally inhaled a mouthful of them. […]
It’s the busiest travel season of the year and while holidays require careful planning and packing, many people go abroad without travel insurance. Louise spoke to the MD of Blue Insurance, Ciaran Mulligan, about why having travel insurance is so important. Louise also asked Ciaran what to look out for when buying car insurance for […]
A career coach says our career decisions are based on many things, including the people around us. Identifying who or what has influenced your career decisions to date is really beneficial in moving forward in your career, to empower you to make more authentic career decisions. Angela Burke, aka The Integrative Coach, explains how you […]
Summer is BBQ season when your friends and family gather to fire up the garden grill. But if you don’t handle or cook your burgers and chicken skewers correctly, you or your mates could be struck down with food poisoning. Food poisoning cases tend to peak in the summer months as the warmer weather creates […]
Louise returned to Flirt FM, her first gig in radio, as part of iGoHome. She raided the archives and found audio of Michael D Higgins from way back in 2010, before he was elected President. She was there the day he popped into Flirt and read one of his own poems.