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What a Year!

It has certainly been a strange year around the globe.  More than the usual number of celebrities have taken leave of this world.  Between Brexit and Donald Trump’s surprise election, logic seems to have flown the coop and I’ve come to think of Terry Goodkind’s  … 557 more words

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Decking Dublin

It’s time for the annual installment of Dublin window shopping and decorations.  Henry Street received new decorations this year, replacing the wreaths.  Oddly, in my opinion anyway, they felt the need to include ‘Dublin one’ (aka Dublin 1) in the signage.  297 more words

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Ardgillan Castle

Even the best laid plans can come up with a hitch.  And so it was went I set out to visit Ardgillan castle.

Located just outside Skerries the castle/manor house is located among nearly 200 acres of beautiful parks, gardens, and woodlands.  395 more words

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Culture Night 2016

Dublin Bus was on strike for Culture Night this year, which dampened any chance of going into the city centre to check out the myriad of opportunities this annual event has to offer.  522 more words

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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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