Tag Archives: rugby

Seaside Saturday… with a Twist…

This is literally the last photo I took last evening. Yep… I’d gone for a walk while the good lady was getting our weekly supplies. I usually do that… I can’t stand the inside of shopping malls and she can’t … Continue reading

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Thank You Ladies!!

I was going to leave the woman behind but then I decided I first have to thank all of you good women out there! I had great fun with all your comments, thank you ladies! Yep, only the ladies interacted. … 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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Dublin Alphabet – A for Aviva Stadium

Today I’ll begin the month’s series with the Aviva Stadium. This is the hope of Irish Rugby. Junior Son and I have seen South Africa play in the stadium… and loose! For many years the stadium was called Landsdown Road … Continue reading

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Irish Weather! Dismal For Some!!

Saturday saw quite a few things happening in Dublin. Not least was the visit of the South African rugby team. I’ll refrain from calling them by the proud name of S-boks because the team that arrived didn’t play at all … Continue reading

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Smart Phone Time – Hills Style

Yes, yesterday I confessed to putting my mobile phone to use as a camera because I’d somehow managed to leave home without a proper camera attached to my right arm. Strange how these things happen. I suppose it’s the smart phone troll’s revenge … Continue reading

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Zach And Sister Form A Team

“Lift your other leg Master Scrumhalf!” Sister spoke with gentle assurance. Somehow Zach had become fond of her. Zach the loner, Zach who did not care for the company of others, even at this young age, had become fond of … Continue reading

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Zach’s Dream Turns To Nightmare.

In the land of scrumhalves, Zach was considered first choice. Dexterity and agility… the accolades were pouring in, again! King Sakkie was lording it over the crowds of admiring press photographers beaming up smiles… pointing long lenses up at his … Continue reading

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