Tag Archives: Belfast

Tuesday Trees… Snowy

Last Saturday evening we were returning from a quick dash to Belfast in Northern Ireland. We don’t go up North too often so when we do we usually do a detour or two to have a look-see at the surroundings. … Continue reading

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Names a-Float!

I was down at the harbour, well aware that yesterday’s daily prompt was looking for something a-float.  Then I arrived home, only to see the Weekly Photo Challenge asked us to name objects. So began my quandary. Which way should … Continue reading

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Four Down… Part Two

OK… let’s get back to year two of the blog. The day I completed year one I mentioned to the good lady that that’s me… challenge completed. Done! As is her inimitable way… she simply suggested that I could be … Continue reading

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Juxtaposition – WPhotC

This week Michelle invites us to throw strange bedfellows together. I looked through a few galleries for a good photo (or two) to use and you know what? There are so many that I’ll simply have to do a gallery… … Continue reading

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I Magpie…

In keeping with the portraits and street themes I occasionally throw in these days… things we see on street corners… things we see… things? We see… yep. I walk with head down. At times. I walk with head up. At … Continue reading

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From Dublin to Belfast… Part 2

The bus driver gestured at the bottom of the Stormont hill. Yep, this was our stop. We (half) happily obliged even though we debated the need for this assent. The more we debated the steeper the hill looked. There was … Continue reading

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From Dublin to Belfast (and back) in a Day… for the fun of it!

So begins another day. Up early, shower… ablutions, get senior son up… he showers and ablutes. The good lady is also up. Her task… after… OK, I know you know the line by now, to get us to Maynooth to … Continue reading

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