Category Archives: Castles, Crosses & Churches

Weathered…

Weather… weathered. Here in Ireland the concepts are very much entwined. The weather weathers… almost anything and everything! But then, so does old age and fair wear and tear weather almost everything! So, why don’t I just throw together a … Continue reading

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The Year That Was – October to December

And so we entered the last quarter of the year. Storms lashed our coast and fun was had by all. Great news for me in November, a brand new job! So… my excitement levels are rather high. New Year coming… … Continue reading

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The Year That Was – April to June

With spring warming up our new world we continued our investigation of the immediate area. Well, occasionally we snuck off further but you were likely to find us out there somewhere… enjoying life! I was still doing the daily commute … Continue reading

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Bliss!

Seems to me the daily prompt is playing catch-up with me these last few days! First silence, now bliss. You’ll notice I used the word bliss in yesterday’s post. So… here it is again! Only… this time I’ll share summer … Continue reading

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Bridge – Dublin’s Sky-way!

Later today the new weekly challenge arrives… but, just before that happens I’ll play a wee copycat hand. I didn’t want to show you earlier but Dublin has its own sky-way… a bridge between monastic buildings! I’m sure virtually every … Continue reading

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Tree-mendous Tuesday!

Yep… I kid you knot! Tuesday is tree-mendous! Why? Because it’s summer and the trees are all sorts of shades of green! Do click here to see what this scene looked like in winter and you’ll have to agree… there’s … Continue reading

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Merry Month of May!

I had fun this month of May… so, may I show you a wee month of May gallery?? I’m sure you’ll agree… there were memorable May moments! So… if something catches your eye and you feel like having a closer … Continue reading

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Old Heritage.

This is Ireland. Everything is old. Well, almost everything! The tourism types sell the South East as the Ancient South East. We haven’t lived in the South East for too long but that hasn’t stopped us from exploring… looking about … Continue reading

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