Category Archives: Local Curiosity, Local Places

Wednesday Windows – All At Sea

I’m currently busy with a wee YouTube project… working my way through a year’s worth of galleries… compiling four video clips. So far, I’ve managed to put together the Spring 2019 collection… so, if you’re in the mood to have … Continue reading

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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

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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

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Friday’s Fun Foto – Fashion Dog

I began this series last Friday – just for a bit of fun! Here’s another photo shoot that I stumbled upon while walking the New York streets. I managed only one pic but do believe me… just out of shot, … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Wistful Wandering

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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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Monday Macros – Spiky!

Sea Holly… one of the most beautiful plants I have encountered in Ireland. Indigenous and loved by bees, moths and butterflies… and me! However, they are spiky… so, should you want to get too close you’ll need to wear protective … Continue reading

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Macro Monday – Marvellous Moment!

OK… you all know that we’ve not long returned from the US of A. However, how many of you can say you ticked something off your life’s wish-list on a quick trip to a new horizon? I really don’t like … Continue reading

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