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Hugh’s Weekly Photo Challenge: Week 16 – “Calm”

This is the first time I have taken part in Hugh’s Photo Challenge, but as soon as I read his post on this week’s challenge, this image popped into my head. Lough Ramor is a huge lake just… Read More

Irish Tree Lore – The Hawthorn

In the last few weeks, the fierce golden blaze of yellow gorse which swept through Ireland’s hedgerows like wild-fire, has given way to the gentler, creamy-white froth of hawthorn blossom. In Irish mythology, tree lore features in many of… Read More

The Cliffs of Moher and the Wild Atlantic Way

My lovely friend Jenni and I decided to walk a section of the Burren Way, which in turn forms part of the Wild Atlantic Way. Honestly, the lengths one has to go to, just to get some child-and-husband-free… Read More

Five Photos Five Stories Challenge Day Five | Frozen

Everyone remembers the winter of 2010. It’s hard to believe it is already five years ago! I remember shovelling snow off my drive in temperatures of -15*C… we’re not used to that over here; fairly mild and very… Read More

Five Photos Five Stories Challenge Day Four | The Knot of Kerry

Co Kerry in Ireland usually brings to mind thoughts of mountains, not beaches. One will find mighty mountains there indeed, but to me, living in the rural heart of Ireland, Co Kerry will always sing of the sea,… Read More