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QUB Unity Ref: Vote Yes?

Dear QUB Sinn Féin,

The upcoming referendum in Queen’s University, Belfast, on the question ‘Should Ireland be a united and independent country?’ has engaged and outraged much of the student body, to no surprise I’m sure. 968 more words


Blogtober Day 17: An Accidental Dupe Discovery

Hello Everyone!

If you follow me on Twitter, you may have seen that I found a dupe for the popular Naked palette from Urban Decay. Now I know the Naked palette is basically the the Queen of neutral palettes but I also know that the palette is €45 and for some people that is quite a lot of money to spend on a eyeshadow palette. 233 more words


This is another photo I bought on the quays in Dublin.  It is a group of Irish school girls and friends, as near as I can tell.  61 more words


IRISH GENTS circa 1880

Here is another photo I bought in the shop on the Quays in downtown Dublin many years ago.  Two gents appear to be taking a breather on a rustic bridge either in a park or in the countryside.  36 more words



As I’ve mentioned before, Donegal is full of contrasts.  This rolling hillside view can be sharply contrasted in a few miles with spectacular coastlines or majestic mountains. 36 more words


COMINGS & GOINGS in County Donegal, Ireland

When I drove around County Donegal in 2006, I did not follow any plan.  I meandered here and there and sometimes went up and down the same road. 53 more words