Monthly Archives: October 2009

Wandering around the Victorian Walled Garden …

… at Kylemore Abbey, Connemara, Co. Galway …. (will do a post on the Abbey as it’s spectacular with breathtaking scenery .. sooooo watch this space!) … we came across a pumpkin patch … never seen one before !!! (Oh, … Continue reading

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Skywatch Friday :

Another Ireland photo from our recent trip there – The Spire in Dublin, Ireland on a clear blue day … 120 metres (390ft) high in O’Connell Street … I thought looked a little out of place with all the other … Continue reading

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Come with me …..

.. while we walk along the banks of the River Martin, towards the Blarney Castle, Co. Cork … … the path leading to the Castle meanders through part of the 60 acres of parkland … … with trees in their … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday :

More Wordless Wednesday posts are here and here

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Doolin, Co. Clare ….

… is a small village on the coast of Co. Clare. We had just left the Cliffs of Moher and were on our way to Galway, sightseeing along route Opposite the row of village shops is a river .. that’s … Continue reading

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Disintegrated before our eyes !

She loved it !! We were pleased!!! But it started disintegrating while Elaine was wearing it yesterday !!! Is this some kind of a joke, she asked !!! I am very fussy when it comes to buying clothes … I … Continue reading

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Weekly Winners : 18 – 24 October

Haven’t taken many photos since coming back from our wonderful holiday in Ireland …. Sooooo … thought I’d give an update on the area in my garden that was squashed and trampled on when the three huge conifers were felled … Continue reading

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Skywatch Friday :

Following on from yesterday’s post at Mizen Head, Co Cork in Ireland on our recent holiday there …. the clouds drifted over for a while, turning the reflection of the sun’s rays into a sparkling pathway across the Atlantic Ocean … Continue reading

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On the way to Mizen Head, Co. Cork …

… over the greenest of hills and dales … the landscape became a little barren … we knew we were nearing our destination when we came to this beautiful beach quite unexpectedly!! We only saw a few beaches like this … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday :

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