Tag Archives: St Patrick’s Day

Massive Floral Fun!

Well, today is one of those days that is either loved or loathed, especially in Ireland! Yep… it’s happy St Patrick’s Day… wherever in the world you may be! However, here in Ireland there are mixed emotions about the day… … Continue reading

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Local…

Interesting concept, this local. This week’s challenge has really brought home the impact of our impending move. Ever since arriving in Ireland in 2001 Kilcock has been local, our local. Now, we’re moving to the coast, to a different county… … Continue reading

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History – a few Churches?

Yesterday’s post gave me the idea to go look-see in the galleries for churches. They’re typically all old… some of the ruins featured today are many hundreds of years old! The captions will reveal the names and if anyone of … Continue reading

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April A to Z – Kilcock and Kildare

Before the April A to Z began I was doing my own Dublin A to Z which I have to continue when May rolls around again. I cheated a little then by featuring Kilcock because it’s “our” village. It’s in … Continue reading

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