Tag Archives: #Irish Sea

Seaside Saturday – Ship Ahoy!

From time to time we visit the Big Smoke on Saturdays or Sunday mornings… and then, we trot, well no… we drive down to The Great Wall. This very long wall… built between the 1700 and 1800’s… is an amazing … Continue reading

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Lens-Artists PC – Around the Neighbourhood…

I’ve shown you so much of our little town and surrounds, so… how do I do justice to Tina’s challenge this week? Well, why not show you a few quirky pics? Let’s begin with the cormorant roost, a photo of … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s Weather Words – Passing Flurry…

I did a squall post not too long ago… in fact, only last week. The photo that day was also of a cloud. However, this flurry had not long before passed over us… and out to sea where it seemed … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – Big Brother? Big Sister??

I’m wondering… if a small fishing boat chugs past the impressive naval vessel… does it wonder if big brother cares much about it?  But that’s got me wondering even more… aren’t ships supposed to be referred to as she? That … Continue reading

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Lens-Artists PC – Arklow Architecture

This week’s challenge give me an opportunity to show you a bit of local architecture. Not all of it is too pretty but some is old… and some very useful. I mean… Arklow has the stone bridge in the country … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s Weather Word – Squall

The i-net dictionary gives me this load of words… all of which I find relevant! We’re very often subjected to squalls… of the weather and toddler kinds! So… we can say we get noun-ed and verb-ed by squalls. I rather … Continue reading

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Moody Monday?

The moodiness reflects the weekend’s weather… and not my mood. Or, has all the grey affected my mood too? I don’t know? Should a bit of stormy weather affect one’s mood? Again, I don’t know… or do I? OK… I’ll … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – David vs Goliath?

We were on the beach a few days ago… Junior Son was amusing the grand-darlings… tossing and hopping stones. I was amusing myself… taking photos of one of the Irish Naval Services’ vessels, about to raise anchor and go off … Continue reading

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