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The Great War & my Great-Grandfather

When we were planning our recent geocaching trip to Bruges and the prospect of caching in France was brought up, I did a quick Google Maps search for the… 1,152 more words


Thursday Doors and Nova Scotia

Why am I posting an image of trees on this week’s Thursday Doors? If you look closely, you’ll see strange decorations on some of those trunks. 812 more words


BREAKING: @Lawyers4Choice publish draft bill following Citizens Assembly vote.

A group of lawyers have  published a draft bill following the Citizens Assembly votes around reproductive health at the weekend. The bill:

gives e… 1,597 more words

Kenny, Fitzgerald protecting sexually abusive #Spycops in Ireland.

Today, four women deceived into relationships with undercover police in the UK have written to the Irish Prime minister, Minister for Justice and Equality, and Minister for Foreign Affairs & Trade. 830 more words

#OTD in Irish History – 7 April:

Here is another great photo from On This Day in Irish History; these towers are all over Ireland, some in good condition as the one in the photo, others in ruins.   38 more words


Moore Abbey Wood 2017

After a prolonged break over winter, it was great to get out this afternoon with the camera. As it is bluebell season and since it has been two years since my last visit to Moore Abbey Wood in Monasterevin, County Kildare, I hopped in the car for the 1-hour drive to this lovely, tranquil location. 99 more words


#OTD in Irish History – 20 April:

Great photo of a little intersection in the village of Kinsale, County Cork, Ireland.  All the buildings really are painted in bight colors!  From a site which posts daily on what happened “On This Day” in Irish History.

OTD in Irish History – 20 April: