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Life Diary – Day 29: Thursday Thought – Think BIG

Yes… we’ve made it safely home from that place… that place that never sleeps… that place that constantly hums… that bright, exciting and colourful place! Six days in New York is never enough but we did a mass of stuff… … Continue reading

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Tuesday Travel Tip – Live it UP!!!

Few words… as you may have realised… I’ve been running hard… well, we’ve been running hard! Total fun… and yes, we’ve been living it up in the greatest city on earth. Not that I would know… just what I’ve been … Continue reading

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Magic Muddy Mumford’s Moments… on Monday!

So… the good lady’s phone rang. The caller asked, are you up for a concert? Someone has tickets but can’t make it. Mumford & Sons? YES, I screech. Only problem… outdoor show… at the Malahide Castle grounds… and the weather … Continue reading

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My Weekly Challenge – N for Night Shots

I love messing with the camera at night… in manual, timed exposures of out of focus rain photography. I’m really a novice, always willing to try something but sometimes the results are pleasing. I especially enjoy out-of-focus through the car’s … Continue reading

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Almost 18 Years – a First!

Yes… after almost 18 years we notched up an Irish first! We pulled an impromptu stunt and took ourselves (and a few bits and pieces) down to our favourite beach for the night! Yep, I’ll be lying if I said … Continue reading

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April A to Z – My Vinyl – F for Fleetwood and Frampton on Friday!

Yep… I’ve managed to wade myself through almost a week’s music trawling… and saying it’s been fun will be an understatement! However, at times I wish this month’s challenge was over. Yes, I get myself tied in mental knots… trying … Continue reading

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Tuesday Trees – Barking Mad?

Yes… sometimes there are folk who wonder if I bark at the moon. I do… but mostly only to myself. I mean… do I really want to be locked up in a padded cell? To suggest I’d like that may … Continue reading

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DARK!

The call came at five to twelve… five to midnight. Senior Son and friend were stuck on the beach. Yes, in their wrong minds they’d decided a front-wheel drive had morphed into an all terrain vehicle. That’s what happens when … Continue reading

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