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Extreme Snail Mail

I received a card from my mother today – July 11th.  She still likes to send cards, and who can really say that they don’t like receiving something in the mail (that isn’t a bill or an advertisement). 182 more words

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Happy 4th Of July!

Greetings from Dublin on this July 4th, which of course is not a holiday in Ireland, but that doesn’t stop Americans abroad from gathering around the red-white-and-blue. 334 more words

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Bloomin' Hot

You know you’re in Ireland where you’re neighbors remark that it’s getting a little too warm when the temperature hits 70 (F ~20 C).  Of course, I agree with them.  491 more words

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Happy Bealtaine

I finally own a car and after two weeks of driving to work and back plus a couple grocery store runs, I took my first official road trip. 860 more words

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Easter Rising – 100 years on

It’s the 100 year anniversary of the Easter Rising in Ireland – the largest catalyst to establishing Irish independence from Britain.  The Easter Rising could be equivalent to the Boston Tea Party in the United States.  697 more words

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I'm Dreaming of a White....Easter!

Let me clear any misconceptions – no, I am not hoping for the four letter word s-n-o-w!

Whilst many people are on the healthy dark chocolate train, I’m still wedded to the white variety. 238 more words

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The Daffodils Are Confused

There are some very old and very wise sayings that spring from incidents that just too full of coincidence to ignore. Things like it raining after you’ve washed your car or miserable weather the one day in summer you plan your outdoor picnic. 244 more words

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