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Tuesday Tree – Drenched!

Last week, I shared a few photos taken on our ride back home – leaving Dublin after dark, on a very wet evening… during rush hour traffic! That means, me the passenger, had loads of photo opportunities. So, here’s one … Continue reading

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Thursday Thought – Traffic Management Plan

What happens when you get stuck in home-time peak traffic on a wet, cold, dark and miserable evening? Well, you can either let your road rage get the better of you or you can look for a different route home… … Continue reading

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Happy Friday – Solstice Aftermath… OH Dread!

Maybe, just maybe… if I’d grown up in the northern hemisphere and was born the son of a pagan druid, the summer solstice may have had some special meaning for me. But alas… the only meaning it has is one … Continue reading

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Unlikely – Storms!

If you’d asked me a year ago if I’d ever have to stay at home for days because of the weather I would have said it’s unlikely. Maybe a day at most but not days. Then, if you’d asked me … Continue reading

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A Visit to the Sally Gap

Yesterday, I took the slow road home. The beauty of this totally de-stressing exercise is exactly that… de-stressing on a Friday afternoon after a mildly manic workweek. There was a light dusting of snow in places… remnants of an earlier … Continue reading

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What Do You Do?

Yep, what do you do when you commute? That’s to say, if you’re lucky enough to have to go through the workweek pleasure of getting to and from work. Maybe you’re so unlucky that you commute from your bedroom to … Continue reading

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The Year That Was – January to March

So we come to the end of another year. For us it was a hectic one. I commuted 1000 kilometres per week to and from work. Draining. We spent most of our free time exploring our new surrounds as we’d … Continue reading

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Happy Monday!

Yes, today is a happy day for me. My first day at the new job! New challenges and promises of positive outcomes if I’m successful! Now, me… I don’t intend to fail! This new role came out of the blue. … Continue reading

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