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I Dream of Ireland

As always, I find myself missing Ireland.  Right now, I particularly miss Dublin and the Liffey, and I am consoling myself by reading The Road Round Ireland by Padraic Colum. 126 more words

Life In General

The Hope Row

This year’s Hope Row took place on Saturday, September 10th. Now in its fourth year, the event is hosted annually by Stella Maris Rowing Club to raise money for good causes. 502 more words


Skiff racing and the girls of Stella Maris

It’s skiff racing season and once again these small elegant boats can be seen cutting through the dark waters of the Liffey, powered by teams of dedicated rowers who take to the river daily during the summer months. 716 more words


Dublin by the river

Some images from my super quick visit to Dublin. Had to rush around but I really loved the vibe and look of the city and hope to be back very soon :) Have you been to Dublin? 8 more words


The Book of Kells

Ireland’s indisputable finest national treasure deceivingly looks like a small stack of tatty old hardbacks. But within those tomes is a vibrant and colorful monked-up retelling of the teachings of the Gospel. 90 more words

Travel Review

Liffey Swim

At the beginning of this month the annual Liffey Swim took place. This is an event that was made famous by a Jack B Yeats painting. 101 more words


Dublin in the month of May

It’s been a while since I’ve taken a flight, or a trip away. I was previously so used to being away every holiday that I’ve quite loved being able to stay around friends for a while, to catch up with people and build relationships again after being away for so long travelling. 1,542 more words