'Let go walking' I say 'Do we have to?' he moans 'It'll be fun' I say 'Alright then' he sighs. Much later... 'Can we go back now?' I ask 'Just a bit further' he smiles. #beach #sun #nature #water #Ibpig #epig #ocean #lake #instagood #photooftheday #beautiful #sky #clouds #cloudporn #fun...
by katetakes5 2 months ago | via Instagram

I'll be reading my short story on 'The Kindness of the Irish People' at the #DalkeyBookFestival this week. When the very special Prishela Row asked me to write a story for her book I just couldn't say no. Is it bad that I'm the hero though?! 😂 Credit: @dalkeybookfestival ....
by katetakes5 5 days ago | via Instagram

Granny's garden. Feeling pretty damn pleased with how summer is coming along so far. (It's going to rain now that I said that isn't it? 😖) . . . . . #sun #sunny #sunnyday #sunnydays #sunlight #light #sunshine #shine #nature #sky #skywatcher #ipbig #sunrays #epig #photooftheday #beautiful #beautifulday #weather #summer...
by katetakes5 1 week ago | via Instagram

This is 14. Seeing her grow wings and fly is the greatest of pleasures. Watching her grow taller than me day-by-day - not so much...
by katetakes5 1 week ago | via Instagram

Sunshine and paddle boarders ❤️☀️ . . . . #sup #beach #sea #thesea #saturdaymorning #happyplace #seaswimming #ipbig #epig
by katetakes5 1 week ago | via Instagram

Run Forest Run! The Wicklow mountains are bloody stunning. We went oldskool - following a hand drawn map with detailed instructions ('ignore the gate that says private property - just climb over'). The views were spectacular. We walked down the mountain, through the trees, over the stepping stones and set...
by katetakes5 1 week ago | via Instagram