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Seaside Saturday Sign…

OK, I’ll be resting the life diary for a few days and get back with it early next week… so, even though I’ve shown you this sign before, I really enjoy the vista… that passing storm seems to force the … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – Riding Rough…

Boy, OH boy… we thought this lad was gonna fall over! The undulations in the river mouth churned… throwing the boat this way and that! Rather him than me… I promise! PS – Thanks for all your gracious comments yesterday! … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s Weather Word – Squall

The i-net dictionary gives me this load of words… all of which I find relevant! We’re very often subjected to squalls… of the weather and toddler kinds! So… we can say we get noun-ed and verb-ed by squalls. I rather … Continue reading

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Friday’s Frenzied Flapper Fun!

I took these photos quite some time ago. We often go down to the beach after the worst of the storm has passed. The wind is usually still churning up the already restless sea, so… the birds are on the … Continue reading

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Seaside Saturday – Name Your Storm?

There was a time… when, in honour of the tempestuous temperaments of the fairer variety of homo-sapiens, that storms/ cyclones/ hurricanes/ typhoons/ tropical depressions and the other assortments of fun weather phenomena, were named after said fairer beings. Alas… in … Continue reading

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The Year That Was – January to March 2018

This thing we call 2018 was indeed an interesting time. Here in Ireland, we experienced one of the biggest snow storms in living memory. The Beast from the East met and married Storm Emma – that’s if I remember her … Continue reading

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Wednesday Word – Debris – Storm Debris

A beach walk after a storm always throws up interesting finds… or photos. So, when I snapped this picture the first thing that came to mind as “star and stripe”… but storm debris works better, don’t you think? Happy Hump … Continue reading

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Tuesday’s Traffic Trouble…

I mentioned yesterday that we had a storm sweeping by. I took this photo while passing an incident on the N11, close to Bray in County Wicklow. The emergency services were blocking the left lane of the road so we … Continue reading

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