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Harp Summer School

As you many know, I started learning to play the Medieval Irish harp nearly two years ago.  How I actually got started was from reading about the annual… 1,284 more words

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Dancing (and Storytelling) at Lughnasa

I spent Lughnasa up on the Hill to Tara learning about how the Sun God Lugh held a festival around that time of year to honor his foster mother Tailtiu who died clearing the plains of Ireland of trees to allow for agriculture.  296 more words

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Swan Roundup

Sorry to say that I’m way behind in my blog posts.  I have the photos, just haven’t found the time to sit down and write. 315 more words

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Rathfarnham Castle

I haven’t been too adventurous in my car yet.  Life tends to get in the way, but on this bank holiday Monday I decided to indulge in my castle hunting obsession and visit… 668 more words

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Adventures with GPS

I bought a Garmin GPS to go with my new car.  To get GPS in the car would have cost over €1200 and I could buy one for less than €200, so I let my wallet do the talking. 514 more words

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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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