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Happy Friday – Something Different

Firstly, let me begin by saying that work is going great. Today is the last day of week three. Yep, I seem to have the commuting thing sorted. We had to get another car, new for us, to make driving … Continue reading

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Tuesday’s Travel Travails!

Actually, based on yesterday’s rather lengthy and taxing commute I must have a rethink! The train is fine but the bus component is not!! Sorry, capital NOT!! To tell you the truth… the time it takes to walk from the … 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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Mirror!

I’m with Jen on this one. I’m also always looking for “the shot!” Like Jen, I’m also always looking at the angels and the options of capturing reflective images. Mirror surfaces, glass, water and glossy paint add extra dimensions to … Continue reading

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Frame…

To frame time… to capture the moment for as long as you want the moment to last. That, to me is what framing a photo is all about. I’ve taken a wander through the archives to find a few frames … Continue reading

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Friday Fact – Gold Rush!

Fine… I’ve got your juices flowing, haven’t I? The mere mention of a gold rush will get many a heartbeat notching up a beat or twenty. So… if I share a few details about a gold rush in Ireland’s Co … Continue reading

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Dublin Alphabet – R is for the Royal Canal

So… why have I chosen the Royal Canal? I mean… it’s not exclusively only restricted to Dublin. It begins on the River Liffey, not far from the Dublin Port, and winds its way across Leinster all the way to the … Continue reading

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Jubilant

Sometimes, life throws an old dog a bone. Two days ago I ran an errand and at the station I was supplied with this week’s challenge photo. No, I didn’t know the topic was going to be bright and fun-filled … Continue reading

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