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Alternative A to Z – O is for Option

Yep, yesterday, when walking and thinking about today’s post, I realised just how many options I had… so, here we go with just a few: Opinion – mine, earned with research and expressed in a dignified way. Here’s a thought, … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s Weather Words – Why We Wonder?

I have long been a firm follower of Murtagh’s Meadow and a recent post where the good lady asks… Is Climate Change Affecting Our Neighbourhoods?  … prompted me to leave the following comments, Mmmm… we all have our views. Mine … 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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Wednesday Weather – Many Masts… and a Vapour Trail… or Two?

That was last evening’s sunset shot. About a year ago today, the worst snow storm to hit Ireland in decades arrived… or, was about to arrive, depending on where in Ireland you happened to be! And this glory was to … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – Them Stones!

Do all little boys like throwing stones?? No… don’t even bother giving it much thought… there will never be a definitive answer… seems toxic masculinity is hardwired from birth! You try telling this little lad that throwing stones is not … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tunes – Memories of Military Days

OK… I think I’ve taken the veteran theme to its conclusion. I chose today because music is the basis of something that is brewing – something very positive! Firstly – many of you will know I don’t do movies or … Continue reading

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Monday Memories – Military Moments

I’m still thinking along veteran lines. As I mentioned last week, I served in the South African Air Force for more than 16 years. So… many say it was in the old era – before the dawn of the Rainbow … Continue reading

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Tuesday’s Terrible TUNE!

I tell you what… the social warriors are really tearing into sense and sensibility. Since when can you demand that one word in a song force the banning of said song? Where is good old common sense in all of … Continue reading

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