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Day 28 – Teacher Says… Weekend Homework!

What was one of the first things teacher would say when you got back to school after the holidays? Yes… it usually went something like this… “Now class… it’s so good to see you’ve all returned safely – so, why … Continue reading

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Day 25 – Fleeing Cabin Fever – Already?

Think of it this way – you’re stranded… either on a remote island (on your own) or on a lonely, forsaken headland with a motley collection of rouges and vagabonds. Pretty picture. Now, think of the blessing of being allowed … Continue reading

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Day 24 – In Search of Ethereal Perfection – Wildflower Wednesday

Social distancing – avoiding others – not going where the others are going. As you know, these last few weeks have seen almost all indoor gatherings and outdoor sports events cancelled. However – people have the desire for the outdoors … Continue reading

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Day 20 of the 30 DCC – When Life Imitates Fiction – Horror Stories

Below is a comment I placed on a fellow Irish blog. It seems Max Power writes horror fiction so the whole global threat we’re living under fits into his thinking sphere. Well, let me correct that – at this point … Continue reading

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Day #11- the 30 Day CC – Lucky Thirteenth!!

So… Armageddon has started. That was something I heard yesterday. The schools are closed… seems the first time in forever St Patrick’s Day parades are not happening this year. I mean… how devastating for Ireland and the Irish around the … Continue reading

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Floral Friday – Happy Ladies…

There we were… minding our own business… driving through the quint little village of Oylegate in Co Wexford (pronounced Oil-gate, I believe…) when we spotted two ladies resting on a bench. The floral headdress of the one caught our attention, … Continue reading

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The Year That Was – 2019 – April to June

OK… so, taking up from where we left of yesterday… here’s a gallery of the spring months… brighter equals better, don’t you think? I bet you do! So… without further ado… here we go… April to June.

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Tuesday Tune – Go Your Own Way…

I was walking along… minding my own business (as usual) when I noticed these three little darlings. They trotted along within meters of me. So… I pointed the camera in their direction, hoping for the moment when they spaced themselves … Continue reading

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