Tag Archives: Christmas

Seaside Saturday – Walk on the Wild Side!

Well, not really. Winter walks here along the Irish Sea can be few and far between, if one only goes walking when there’s blue sky and a tiny bit of sunshine. However, the walks are rewarding… that’s why we go! … Continue reading

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Friday’s Feathery Flapper!

Guess what? Yep… today is the shortest day of the year up where we live! That can only mean one thing… that soon soon we’ll be celebrating spring again! Yep… I’m sorry to have to do this to all my … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors – it’s Christmas Time!

Yes… indeed. So, I’m twisting Norm’s rules a tad… and doing my year-end recap… of sorts! Blame it on ignorance… blame it on whatever you want to… I just think as the last Thursday Doors post for the year I … Continue reading

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Wednesday Word – Debris – Storm Debris

A beach walk after a storm always throws up interesting finds… or photos. So, when I snapped this picture the first thing that came to mind as “star and stripe”… but storm debris works better, don’t you think? Happy Hump … Continue reading

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Monday Mono – as the Crow Flies…

Well, technically speaking… as the crows fly! There are two of them, if my last count was correct. The photo was taken on Saturday afternoon… as the last bit of Storm Deirdre swept by… and oh boy, did she sweep! … Continue reading

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Friday’s Flying Feathers…

Yep, this was a fight… and not the peaceful swan mating session I at first thought it most likely to be. Swans are territorial… well, it seems some are and when the one on the left intruded the big male … Continue reading

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Tuesday’s Terrible TUNE!

I tell you what… the social warriors are really tearing into sense and sensibility. Since when can you demand that one word in a song force the banning of said song? Where is good old common sense in all of … Continue reading

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Norm’s Thursday Doors – Christmas is Coming!

Yep… it’s that time of the year… when street committees and Tidy Town teams are out cheering the place up. I wonder why? I was lucky enough to spot one of the local Arklow teams busy being creative… in the … Continue reading

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