Category Archives: Fun and Food

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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D is for Dublin – My Weekly Challenge

D is for Dublin… or whatever you want D to be for. Dublin is one of those cities  where you can find anything… and everything… apart from skyscrapers. Tall buildings are not in abundance. Dublin has many other attractions… from … Continue reading

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Friday’s Liquid Lunch?

I’m wondering… shall we have ourselves a liquid lunch today? I mean… Friday’s are good days for this kind of carry-on, won’t you say? Not that I endorse the consumption of alcohol but just in case… here’s a few options … Continue reading

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Frigid Smile?

So… what comes after the happy smile post? A frigid affair? Indeed! Last month we had more snow in a day than we ever want to see in a lifetime. After two days of cabin fever we went out to … Continue reading

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Still Wondering?

On Monday I posted a sea view and didn’t share the location, in the hope that some sharp-eyed viewer would identify the spot. Most likely only an Irish person would get close… or a world traveller? So, let me show … Continue reading

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T’was Fun!

I’m not big into the holloween thing but I’m the designated pumpkin carver so it is upon me to amuse the kids while creating their masterpieces for them. They choose their own designs. The design for the little pumpkin was … Continue reading

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Flavourful Autumn Bounty!

Yesterday, I gave you the thorny angle of the autumn harvest. I used photos that I’d previously stored in the WP media files. However, yesterday afternoon I was sitting with the lil Missy GDN… all of her two and a … Continue reading

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