What’s making you happy: kids (and adults) off to college and crisp Autumn days

Here’s what is making Irish Times readers happy this week

Offspring starting college is making some readers #IrishTimesHappy

Offspring starting college is making some readers #IrishTimesHappy

 

Each week we ask what’s making Irish Times readers happy. You can join in by emailing happy@irishtimes.com or tweeting using #IrishTimesHappy. Here is a selection of the responses this week:

My son, anchor aweigh sailed off to University then sent me a reassuring text at 4 :01am that also gave me a chuckle, “I’m home. I’m just prioritising my socialising skills all this week” – Tom

At the tender age of 42, I started college this week for the first time – Karen

My eldest starts at Trinity College Dublin this week. First year physics. Am a proud mama – Carol

It’s finally Autumn. The best season. Enjoying putting on my thick opaque tights and getting the warm gear down from the attic – Sarah

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