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Monday night was the CD release for the band Ré which features some of Ireland’s top talent. Seasoned veterans Liam Ó Maonlaí and Peter O’Toole join more recently vetted rising stars Eithne Ní Chatháin, Cormac Begly (Ó Beaglaoich) and Mattiú Ó Casaide in a fusion of traditional music. 281 more words

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Window Shopping

The day after Thanksgiving may be the biggest shopping day in the United States, but December 8th has been known as the biggest shopping day in Ireland. 302 more words

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Giving Thanks

As an American living in Ireland, my Thanksgiving may not be the stuff of my childhood, but that doesn’t mean I couldn’t find plenty of opportunities to represent the essence of the holiday: 345 more words

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A Rainbow Day

A while back I wrote a post ‘some days you need a rainbow‘.

Sometimes you don’t know you need one until it’s there.  As I waited for the bus into town, I wasn’t the only one smiling and snapping photos of this beautiful full arc. 10 more words

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Clannad - Live

Clannad doesn’t tour often anymore, so if you see them playing, take the opportunity to go, which is what I did as I found myself at The Olympia Theatre in Dublin for the final gig of their 14 month world tour. 533 more words

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