Category Archives: Fun and Food

Flippant Friday… Festive Family Fun

Tell you what… after tomorrow I’ll put the pumpkin posts to bed… or out to the compost heap… but hey, yesterday I had to go uphold a high family tradition… as dedicated pumpkin carver I had to go amuse the … Continue reading

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Macro Monday – Sliced and Diced

Something different for today’s Sunshine Macro Monday! Yesterday, we visited Dublin’s Ideal Home Show. So many products, so many great things to see and so many ideas to investigate and also some food for thought. I stood watching as a … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tune – Walking…

Our last afternoon in New York City – Manhattan. We walked from Grand Central, where we enjoyed a bite… via a number of different streets to Times Square and on to the bus terminal. Soon after setting off, Lou Reed’s … Continue reading

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Friday’s Fun Foto…

I could walk around New York’s streets for hours per day… and just observe. Now, I will include using the camera in the observation process! I think I’ll do a series for the next few Fridays… posting some of the … Continue reading

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Tuesday Travel Tip – When in… dot, dot, dot… Do As…

When in New York… eat what the tourists eat! Yes, I know the carb-police will get me for this one… but I did eat a few of them. One of our stops for a feed was the Oyster Bar at … Continue reading

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Dinsday Dinge aka Tuesday Things…

I took it upon myself to throw in a few introductions last Tuesday… sharing the links to some of my South African friends’ blogs. Well, I promised to share more links, so here we go! Or… as they say in … Continue reading

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Being Bunkered – Getting into the Swing of Things!

This is one of the most up to the moment apt sports posts I can do! The Ryder Cup is in full swing… today being the middle day of play… go Europe, GO!! These days, I don’t really watch much … Continue reading

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Almost 18 Years – a First!

Yes… after almost 18 years we notched up an Irish first! We pulled an impromptu stunt and took ourselves (and a few bits and pieces) down to our favourite beach for the night! Yep, I’ll be lying if I said … Continue reading

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