Category Archives: Local Curiosity

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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Tuesday Trees

Somewhere between Rathdrum and Avoca in Co Wicklow is a picnic spot. For reasons that shall be explained tomorrow or the next day, I stayed in the car while the good lady took a stroll down to the river for … Continue reading

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Down Nostalgia Lane…

Yesterday we took a stroll down the nostalgia track… the hedgerows and the towpaths, to harvest autumn berries and simply enjoy the turning colours. I like the idea of remembering our yesterdays and even our yesteryear’s. My friends from down … Continue reading

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