Category Archives: Factual Opinion

Macro Monday – More Fungi Close-Ups…

Last week I indulged in showing off a mushroom or two. So, why not do the same again today? Last week I showed off someone getting close and almost personal with the mushrooms… so, why don’t I do the same … Continue reading

Posted in #Co Wicklow, Factual Opinion, Family & Life, Photography, Seasons, Walking | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Thursday Thought – Don’t Give UP!!

I’ve enjoyed Rainee’s blog for a number of years. I enjoy her thought provoking ideas and posts. Needless to say, over the years, it has lead me to comment on quite a few occasions. However, Rainee’s views have made me … Continue reading

Posted in Factual Opinion, Family & Life, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Seaside Saturday Serenade…

Some weeks ago I went off on a month of “personal” diary posts… after reading one of Hester’s posts about the subject. You see… sometimes it is good that we set ourselves new challenges… it is also good that we … Continue reading

Posted in #Arklow, #Co Wicklow, #Ireland, #music, Factual Opinion, Family & Life, Local Curiosity, Local Places, Photography, Seasons, Travel, Walking | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Flapper Friday – Duck Race Anyone?

Sorry… I couldn’t stop wondering who’s winning this duck race as I stood watching this scene. Now, I’ll add… the digger wasn’t in trouble… the tide was quite high but there is a massive bank out there where the construction … Continue reading

Posted in #Arklow, #Co Wicklow, Factual Opinion, Local Curiosity, Local Places, Photography, The Birds and the Bees, Travel, Walking | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Thursday Thoughts – Climate Change vs Personal Change

Who remembers the climate cooling Apocalypse warnings of the seventies? No? You too young? This image stayed with me for a very long time… until I worked out that it was all bull… just like the ozone hole hoax and … Continue reading

Posted in #Ireland, Factual Opinion, Family & Life, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Happy Yappy…

Something a tad different today. We don’t have pets… we left our dog behind in South Africa when we left there about nineteen years ago. Our cat, Fuzzy, passed on to that kitty palace in the sky earlier this year … Continue reading

Posted in Factual Opinion, Family & Life, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Thursday Thought – Carbon Calamity – How DARE YOU!?

Greetings fellow carbon constituent creatures! Yes… you read right! I’ve done just a bit of pilfering over at Wiki-P… just to prove a point! Here’s the link to their page on the matter of carbon as a constituent of the … Continue reading

Posted in Factual Opinion, Family & Life, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Tuesday – Travel, Tunes and Trees…

Today I’ll throw together all the above ideas… a tree pic taken in Brooklyn, New York… so, that covers the travel and the tree… among the buildings! OK… so, here’s the tune… which also involves travel, of sorts. A bit … Continue reading

Posted in #Arklow, #Co Wicklow, #music, Boating, Factual Opinion, Family & Life, Photography, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments