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Flapper Friday – Bend and Stretch

Who remembers the days of TV morning exercise… in the 80’s, me thinks?? No… I bet you don’t remember – and, I don’t blame you. Mmm… a bit of research suggests it was a South African production I was on … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tunes – Seagull…

We were watching the ducks and geese… then the swans pitched up… then the five gulls flew by, giving me today’s song idea! There you have it… proof that nature inspires!

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Flapper Friday – Red Kite Spectacle

Last Friday we took a quick drive to Avoca – a picturesque village in the renowned Vale of Avoca. A beautiful part of Co Wicklow. Some years ago an effort was made to reestablish a colony of red kites to … Continue reading

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Merry Monday – Murmuration

We caught the end of yesterday’s sunset spectacle – the starlings were coming in to roost but did at least one pass for me to capture…

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Friday Flappers – Seven Swans

We were passing by the harbour the other evening and the good lady had to stop… to have a chat with the swans loitering near the boat ramp. Her good self was quick out of the car – and quicker … Continue reading

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Friday Flappers – Prepare for Landing!

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Flapper Friday – Aerial Squabble

Sometimes one is in the right spot at the right time – and you look up to see the crows mobbing the kestrel… you grab the camera and then you realise… right time, right spot… wrong lens! However – you … Continue reading

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Monday Memory – Puffy Sky…

This photo was taken one one of the rare bright days in June. We didn’t have much of a summer, truth be told, so… on bright days we made for the nearest beach. I was fortunate enough to spot the … Continue reading

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