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  • Meitheamh 19, 2022 Alice McGowan

    It's What Time On A Sunday Morning

    What do you do on a Sunday morning? For me, today, it has begun with a flock of various birds shouting at me at 6:30am, followed by catching up on some work, or at least attempting to. Let’s start with...

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  • Taking Time Off Can Be The Hard Part
    Meitheamh 17, 2022 Alice McGowan

    Taking Time Off Can Be The Hard Part

    When you work for yourself for so long it can be hard to take time off work. As exhausting as it was, working 6 weeks straight was easy enough. The hard part was taking time off.
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  • AI and Alexa
    Lúnasa 27, 2021 Alice McGowan

    AI and Alexa

    This weeks social media theme has been Artificial Intelligence and, if I'm honest, I have struggled to post for this one. I'm a traditional girl, despite running a modern internet company. I prefer books to TV, walks to drives and...

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  • Women – The founders of all humanity
    Lúnasa 20, 2021 Alice McGowan

    Women – The founders of all humanity

    For millennia women have been seen as a sign of strength and fertility, recognised as the mothers of all humanity and the continuation of our race as humans. Yet, here, almost ¼ of the way through the 21st century, 6...

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  • Lúnasa 5, 2020 Alice McGowan

    From IT Classes To eCommerce

    I remember our IT classes in high school. We had 2 rooms each filled with about 30+ computers. Like the rest of the class, we never really took the lessons seriously, mostly messed about and played pranks. I left high...

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  • Sorry I though you where older.... - McGowan & Co
    Iúil 7, 2020 Alice McGowan

    Sorry I though you where older....

    Hands up if you have ever forgotten a birthday/anniversary. Or more to the point, hands up if you have forgotten yours or someone else's age. Well just that happened to me yesterday. As we all celebrated the 72nd birthday of...

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  • Bealtaine 16, 2020 Alice McGowan

    Hyde Park Anti Lockdown Protest

    Day 52 in British lockdown, and the unrest has spilt over into protest. Hyde Park Anti Lockdown Protest, with slogans such as ‘I Am A Free Man, I Am Not A Number’. As a mother of 2 young children I...

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  • Living In Lockdown - McGowan & Co
    Aibreán 26, 2020 Alice McGowan

    Living In Lockdown

    Its the hottest, driest April ever recorded. But it will be one we will never want to remember. Our lives are dominated by strange virus that come over from China, we are separated from our family's by Social distancing and...

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  • Márta 1, 2020 Alice McGowan

    My Introduction

    I've been in business for the best part of 6 years now, and although I know all about the benefits of 'Blogging' its not something I have ever gotten into. So here we go.
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