Tag Archives: Jeanie Johnston

My Weekly Challenge – Q is for Quirky and Quaint… Along Dublin’s Quays!

So… I bet, last week, you thought to yourself… I wonder how he’ll deal with the letter Q? Easy! You see… I have an eye for the quint and quirky… but, to my rescue came Dublin’s most endearing and famous … Continue reading

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My Weekly Challenge – J is for Ja or Je or Ji or Jo… or Ju!

Yep… you guessed… I didn’t have a clue about today’s post so I totally fabricated. I looked at my rather extensive WP media folder and thought good of using just the first two letters of words beginning with “J”… and voilà… … Continue reading

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Glow… in the Light!

For this week’s challenge I used only one tag… sunset. There are more photos in my galleries but these fit the glow bill the best! Maybe I’ll use the tag sunrise for tomorrow’s post… maybe I won’t! Who know… where … Continue reading

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Friday Fact – Blue Skies… More Myths!

Yesterday I showed you some real stuff of myth. Today… a little less obvious but there are many who believe blue skies and Dublin don’t fit in the same chapter. Many will tell you the grey is the norm and … Continue reading

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Transport…

I was in the process of putting together another post for today when Ailsa’s weekly travel theme arrived. Transport. Sorry… I pushed the other post away and jumped at this challenge. Just a few seconds for me to recall all … Continue reading

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Mirror!

I’m with Jen on this one. I’m also always looking for “the shot!” Like Jen, I’m also always looking at the angels and the options of capturing reflective images. Mirror surfaces, glass, water and glossy paint add extra dimensions to … Continue reading

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The April A to Z Ouch!!

It was my first go at the April A to Z. Will it be my last? No… I’ve already put a few ideas away for next year. One of this year’s challenge posts may have a spin-off… or, indeed 26 … Continue reading

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April A to Z – Sunrise to Sundown…

I think I’ve used the Harry Chapin song as inspiration before. All my life’s a circle… sunrise to sundown… Well, why not again? It’s a rather potent song… a reminder of just how lucky we are to witness a sunrise … Continue reading

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