Behind Every Face, There’s Another Discovery.

Fiona White

Fiona is a Dingle local who works in Garvey’s Supervalu in Dingle Town.

What is the first thing that you notice about a person?

Their face

For what in your life do you feel most grateful?

My son and the opportunity to call Dingle my home

If you could have lunch with one person alive or dead, who would it be? 

My dad who passed away in 2008

What’s the most spontaneous thing you have ever done?

Invited myself on holiday to Florida with a friend which has now lead to 10 years of multiple city breaks.

What was the most favourite fairy tale growing up?

Cinderella

Which of your personality traits has been the most useful?

Good listener and honesty

If you could write one new law that everyone had to obey, what law would you create?

Stay at home - full lockdown for everyone for two weeks once a year to give the earth time to refresh itself

What do you usually follow when making decisions, your head or your heart?

Unfortunately my head

What is the best to start the day?

Being woken up smothered in kisses by my dogs and hearing the birds singing outside 

What always makes your smile?

My dogs 

What are most people surprised to learn about you?

That I am living with a hidden autoimmune illness

What is one thing you still have from childhood?

A soft toy dog called Lulu

What makes you feel young?

I'm don't feel old enough to be able to answer this

If I asked you at 5 what you wanted to be when you grow up what would you say?

Probably a nurse

Fiona White

Fiona enjoying the view of Dingle Town
You can visit Fiona at Garvey’s Supervalu in Dingle the next time you stay at Pax House or visit her website at www.supervalu.ie

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