In an effort to practice better home economy, I have declared this the Winter of the Bean.
In the last few weeks I’ve experimented with baked beans and chili. 438 more words
During our short stay at Ashley Park House, Nenagh we make friends with a peacock and his family, learn that peat bog fuel is still very much part of Irish life and that a memory of a good summer two years ago here is seen as a glass half full. 324 more words
And my big summer trip was… Ireland! It was a last minute trip as I had first planned on going to Mexico to save money, but then I couldn’t find a travel partner and drinking at an all-inclusive resort by yourself is not that appealing, so on 4th of July I changed my plans and bought a flight to Ireland for pretty much the next day. 1,454 more words