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When losing is winning!

A really big potentially lucrative and very complex prospect came our way and like every prospect you must assess how much time and work you need to put into the plan between the: 424 more words

Greg Canty

Thursday Doors

If you like history, especially social history, then you would love a visit to the County Tyrone village of Sion Mills and if you can’t travel there yourself, I’ll be doing a Thursday Doors post about it at a later date. 312 more words


Pota Phádraig or Patrick’s Pot — Stair na hÉireann/History of Ireland

Ordain a Statute to be Drunk And burn Tobacco free as Spunk And fat shall never be forgot In Usquebah, St Patrick’s Pot The custom of imbibing alcohol on St Patrick’s Day comes from an old Irish legend.

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Happy St. Patrick's Day= merry Spring

The choice of the date for St. Patrick’s day can’t be by chance. It is all about spring. 191 more words

Snapshots From A Happy Life

Thursday Doors - Blackrock Again

This will be my last Thursday Doors post from the seaside village of Blackrock in County Louth, for the present. When the weather improves I’ll take a tour through the rest of the countryside in Ireland’s smallest county and share some of the historical sites with you. 437 more words


International Women's Day. I celebrate Lavinia.

Each one of us know women who have had a profound effect on our lives. For many it was a mother, a wife or a sister. 659 more words


Thursday Doors

If you read my Thursday Doors post last week you’ll recognise the sundial with the sea as a backdrop. Yes, we are still in the beautiful village of Blackrock, County Louth. 287 more words