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On the Beach!

I have a confession to make. I can’t get around to visiting all the blogs I need to visit during the weekend. Why? Because we’re on the beach too often. Sorry! I have to admit… the beach is like a … Continue reading

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Cheerful!

‘Tis Monday… the day to be cheerful! Yes… believe me… Monday is happy day! Just think… in four Monday’s you’ll be on the road to recovery… after your overindulgent Christmas day! Happy days… happy, cheerful days! OK… there are many … Continue reading

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Seasonal – Splendour!

Yesterday I used all four the seasonal tags… just for the fun. So, when Ailsa’s travel challenge arrived I was well on the way to having a plan for today’s post… and guess what? You’re getting another gallery… but, this … Continue reading

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Spring Blues?

Is there such a thing as spring blues? Or even early summer blues?? Well… to be honest… I’m of the opinion that there is no difference between spring blues and winter blues. We’re having much longer days but mostly they’re … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s Wailing Wild Winter Weather Warning

This is Ireland. This is a place where more conversations begin with a topic related to the latest storm hitting the country or end with something along the lines of… OK… see you the weekend, depending on the weather.  Yes… … Continue reading

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April A to Z – Time!

The idea for this post came about while I was visiting Rupali’s blog. This JRR Tolkien quote is so true… “All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us.” ― J.R.R. Tolkien, The … Continue reading

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Life Imitates Art

I did a long winter’s evening lake patrol the other evening. It was one of those around zero Deg C, windless evenings where you don’t mind being out if you’re suitably dressed. I had the 170 – 500 lens fitted … Continue reading

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Six Word Story Week – Opportunity!

Opportunity knocks once, grab your chance!

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