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Flights of Fancy

Yesterday’s post reminded me of things man-made… and flying! Some of you will know that I have a thing for aircraft… especially helicopters. So, why don’t I share a few aircraft related photos… and wish you a great Friday the … Continue reading

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RED… and Blue

Simple colour… fun! Tiny red plane… big blue sky… if you should ever wonder why people in the firmament will fly when there’s a chance they’ll die alas, I’m sure I hear you sigh as you slap palm to thigh … Continue reading

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Playing!

Ailsa’s post this week is once again perfectly timed. As the good lady says… life’s been far too serious as of late so, I’m going to copy her post almost to the tee… and give you a selection of folk … 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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Look UP!

Look up? Look up! Look… yes, look up! I really enjoy looking up. I often do so… looking for butterflies up in the trees… looking at aircraft or birds flapping up above. OK… only the birds do the flapping… the … Continue reading

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Travel Tuesday – Roosting Time

Aer Lingus has been around in Ireland since three days after St Patrick kicked the snakes out. It’s been the national carrier for almost as long but these days there’s a low-cost Irish owned carrier that seems to think they’ve … Continue reading

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Penny for… ??

There are days when the sun shines and you love being outside. Yep… in Ireland, when the sun shines you go outside… because, within a few hours, it could be raining… again! But… when you’re outside you can’t always be … Continue reading

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April A to Z – UP!

Happy Monday… I hope you’re feeling on the up and up! We’ve entered the last stretch of April A to Z. In some ways I regret taking up the challenge as I’ve found myself being drawn deeper and deeper into … Continue reading

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