Category Archives: Ireland

Saint Patrick’s Day with lots of green salads

The Irish in Ireland or where ever they may be will celebrate almost any event especially when it stops raining. St. Patrick’s Day on the other hand is more than just an event it is a day that one takes comfort in that snakes are nowhere to be found in Ireland. Continue reading

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The “Man” flu and Irish wakes

It is three in the morning and I have a feeling this one is going to be all over the map.

The “Man” flu is rampart in Ireland. I now have it and the reason it is called the “Man” flu is because the men over here, not me, moan and groan about Continue reading

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Blame it on the Atlantic

It could be the rain and then again it could be the Irish whiskey “but” I swear she, the weather girl, said “clearing, with periods of sun and a slight possibility of showers”. Continue reading

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six degrees of separation

The little Leprechaun has been in the news a lot lately and the news coverage reminded me of six degrees of separation.. Continue reading

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You can bank on it…ARTBANK Bunclody, Ireland

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ARTBANK Bunclody opening Continue reading

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will yew …

On the 7th of November 2015, under the 600 + year old yew trees at Huntington Castle, Ciaran O’ asked my daughter Colleen  to marry him. The night before, after a late dinner, he asked me if a game of … Continue reading

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Billy is a comin to the US

I am a big boxing fan and an even bigger fan of Irish newspaper writers.

One of the main topics of pub conversation, at the moment, is the departure of Billy Walsh, the Irish boxing team’s head coach Continue reading

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music for the soul

to experience the beauty and peace of white noise symphonies sequential in time and in place is magical Continue reading

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Mr. Greystone some fava beans and a fine chianti would go nicely with “that” .

Some readers of this blog will immediate trash it because, once again I’m writing about cats….but hold on… Continue reading

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Mirror, mirror under the bed who’s command processing overhead?

Ok I am not a computer geek but my simple mind does have computer like command processing abilities. Continue reading

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