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Daonscoil 2015

Nature of event: Daonscoil (Folk School). A one week residential course in the Irish language catering for all levels from beginners to fluent speakers. 73 more words


Ireland: Music

A round of Guinness and the best seats in the house… Sláinte!

A most privileged evening of gut-busting humor and heart-warming sing-alongs with the legendary troubadour and storyteller… 52 more words


Island Lifelines - what would we do without our ferries?

Only two days until I post the first installment of my Christmas story to https://www.facebook.com/groups/737252102990447/

In the meantime, here’s a sample of The Calgary Chessman – one that seems quite topical today, as I’ve just got back from the mainland, and a nail biting wait to see if the ferry would dare the winds and high seas today. 294 more words


What do Irishmen look for in a girlfriend?

The absolute basics of what Irish men are looking for in a girl can be summed up in a single sentence: “we want a woman who’ll respect us, care for us and make us look good, all while having a good laugh”

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Christmas Holly

We don’t do Christmas in our house. I know what it is because I see it on the box. When the cold weather comes I see gorgeous food and happy people and it makes me sad. 512 more words


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Ailsa Abrahams kicks off Christmas with the Crooked Cats on facebook - over a month of stories and great Christmas-themed craic. Come over and join us! https://www.facebook.com/groups/737252102990447/Featured Image -- 134