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Thursday Thought – Hello India!!

I’ve been keeping an eye on the stats as of late. Why? Well, for a few reasons. I’ve noticed increased interaction with the good folk of India – this has taken a few different forms: more Indian folk following the … Continue reading

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The Year That Was – July to September 2018

And so we get to the second half of the year. I’d stopped work at the end of June and as such I then was at home for the best summer Ireland has seen in a generation. Needless to say, … Continue reading

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Wednesday Windows…

Wednesday windows allows me time to be frivolous… to share a photo that otherwise may not have any value… or deeper meaning. Well, you know what I mean, don’t you? I mean… it’s not really that often that I share … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – Time Moves On!

Have a look-see at the first photo. Here’s the link to the post… done not long after we moved to Arklow. Yep, posted on 09 Nov 2016… more than two years ago… So… what’s so special about the photo? Nothing … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tunes – 21 Questions!

Phew… I’m worn out just thinking about the answers… and having to read the questions! How many of you have met Norm… he of Norm’s Doors? I had the pleasure a few days ago… and then realised that not only … Continue reading

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My Weekly Challenge – W is for WATER… and Wine!!

Water – the stuff of life! Water, the stuff of death. Yes… water, we need it… but, in all its forms it can be a killer too! Steam – for propulsion or sanitation, water for irrigation or leisure… and ice, … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tunes – New Blues Rock – Joanne Shaw Taylor

OK, here I go again. If it weren’t for Chris Prior, the Rock Professor, I most likely wouldn’t have known about this lady. She’s one of the new breed of blues rock singer-songwriter-guitarists who are enthralling the masses. Well, those … Continue reading

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My Weekly Photo Challenge – R for Royal Canal

The Royal Canal… one of Ireland’s major inland waterways. I won’t do a history lesson… that would keep us here for a week or longer. I’ll just say the advent of the railroad and later road transport seriously affected the … Continue reading

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