Category Archives: Local Curiosity

Tuesday Tunes – RAIN!

Yes, I know… I promised to do a Dinsdag Dinge post today but I got slightly carried away. Dries of de Wets Wild questioned if the folk here don’t go to the beautiful beaches around us. Well, we don’t mind … Continue reading

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Lens-Artists PC – Around the Neighbourhood…

I’ve shown you so much of our little town and surrounds, so… how do I do justice to Tina’s challenge this week? Well, why not show you a few quirky pics? Let’s begin with the cormorant roost, a photo of … Continue reading

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Wednesday Windows…

You up for a bit of fun? Well, why not join me and share a photo of a window or two? I mean… aren’t eyes said to be the windows of the soul? Well, then this old boat must have … Continue reading

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Blog Hopping – Monday Movement!

I have to admit… I spent quite a few hours this past weekend blog hopping! Yep, I’ve had time to devote to blogging so… as a few weeks ago I had way in excess of 2500 unread mails in the … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Almost!

Two days… two posts with the word almost in the title. Why? Because this post was supposed to be short and sweet … but I can’t place the photo without asking the questions. Why are we attracted to things that … Continue reading

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SAD Theory!

The first few years after arriving in Ireland weren’t easy. Especially the winters. How so? Well bringing a family from the warm southern hemisphere country of South Africa really impacted our lifestyle, especially in winter! Did I say especially in … Continue reading

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Silent Sunday – Sunrise Serenade

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Hideout!

Many will wonder about my take on this prompt. Surely a hideout is a place hidden far out of sight? Up along a lonely, twisting wooded lane… over the forgotten hill, around the bend and up the last part of … Continue reading

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