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Tuesday Trees – Happy Holly Day!!

Sorry folk… I couldn’t resist the temptation! This must be one of the best holly bushes I’ve seen, ever! So full of berries. Would you excuse me if I say I think I want to nick a few twigs to … Continue reading

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Sting – in the Tail!

I’m sure you know the old story about bumblebees not having stings? Don’t quite believe that. No, you believe the no sting theory at your peril. Like I did. I lived with the misconception… until I picked up a large … Continue reading

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BOOOOO… Whoooo… HoOoOo!!

Ireland’s most haunted place? So they say! Loftus Hall, on the Hook Peninsula, is fast becoming an attraction of note. We only had a few minutes to snap away while on our whistle-stop peninsula trip but there are already plans … Continue reading

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Reversing Type 2 Diabetes?

OK, I’m a layman. Some would say just because I admit that fact I must be an ignoramus. On the contrary, being a lay-person doesn’t mean I’m stupid or can’t investigate alternative sources of information. In fact, I’m beginning to … Continue reading

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Happy Spook’s Day!

Yep… may the ghouls not eat you raw… may they at least do you somewhere between rare and medium… otherwise it may be a tad messy! Then… on the other-hand… the banshees and underworld ladies of the night may like … Continue reading

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Transmogrify?

I often joke that the occupants of a small family saloon live in the thing that others describe as my head. Usually the modern family saloon seats at least four people comfortably but my cranium car often has one or … Continue reading

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Lascivious Little Larry Lep Loves Luscious Lady Lucy

Larry sat, precariously balanced at the very tip of the old oak’s highest branch. He’d reversed his jacket, changing the colour from bright red to dappled green… to make himself almost invisible. Only the tufts of bushy eyebrows flashed coppery … Continue reading

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April A to Z – Kilcock and Kildare

Before the April A to Z began I was doing my own Dublin A to Z which I have to continue when May rolls around again. I cheated a little then by featuring Kilcock because it’s “our” village. It’s in … Continue reading

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