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Needle Ramblings February?

My effort to knit or crochet as much as possible in 2015 is going well so far, six weeks have passed since the bells chimed in the New Year and I’ve managed to get a ✌️ second ✌️ pair of socks for my (always cold) tootsies knitted. 763 more words

Knit Midleton

Upturned Boat II

I liked this upturned boat and the deep blue sky so much, that I decided to include a landscape version of the scene in this blog. 55 more words


New classes in Midleton

We are pleased to announce that East Cork Taekwon-Do will now be offering classes in Midleton. We will be based in Unit 12a Owenacurra Business Park, Knockgriffin, Midleton. 79 more words

Low Tide

Midleton seems a long way from the sea proper. However, salt water finds its way right up to the town’s edge courtesy of the creeks and inlets of Cork’s natural harbour. 64 more words


Boat Helmet

Exactly one week after the snow, I returned to Midleton in County Cork to complete the job that had to be called off due to the weather. 70 more words


Jameson "Select Reserve" (40%, OB, Small Batch)

In the Irish Whiskey Week I reviewed the surprisingly wonderful Jameson 18yo. I also stated that up ’til then I never came across a nice Jameson, that scored over 80 points.  283 more words

Whisky From Master Quills Travels

The Test Cricketer From Midleton, Co. Cork - Tom Horan

Long before England started cherry picking the cream of Irelands cricket talent, the Australians were performing similar country of origin acrobatics. Tom Horan, born in Midleton, Co Cork on the 8th March, 1855 was Irelands first test cricketer. 743 more words