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Blackberry Season in Ireland

‘Tis the season! Berry picking in Ireland. I ran out of my precious stock of last year’s frozen blackberries a little over a month ago and...

A Small Town With A Big Boxing Club in Portlaoise

  Boxing in Ireland is huge. It’s actually the number one Olympic sport in Ireland. Although I wouldn't consider myself a boxer, I’ve been blessed...

Running the Rock of Dunamase and Oughaval Woods

The beginning of the New Year is a special time. Making resolutions may come easy, but fulfilling them is sometimes harder. We want to...

A ferry to Dalkey Island, a kite at Killiney Beach, and...

Kite at Killiney Beach
Saturday came around again so my husband and I made a plan to meet our friends Gregory and Dominika at the beach in Killiney...

3 Great Songs Played on the Irish Bouzouki in Ireland

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"The Banks of the Moy" Lyrics: "The Banks of the Moy" One night as I went on my rambles from Swinford to sweet Ballyvee Sure I met...

An Irish Laundromat

An Irish Laundromat
Where I come from in America there are many people who do not own, or have access to, a washing machine. Whether it be...

Fox Hunting in Ireland

Fox Hunt
Fox hunting is a unique sport that is still practiced in Ireland today as a means of pest control and fun for hunt club...

Russborough House – County Wicklow

  Last year I started a note in my phone called "places to go" because friends were always telling me about different places I hadn't heard...

Tuesdays in Athy Market

Tuesdays in Athy
I don't know about you, but personally I love a good flea market. I come from a land where going to garage sales (like...

Saint Brigid’s Cathedral and Kildare Village in Ireland

  On a whim my little family decided to take a trip to Kildare last Saturday afternoon. “Kildare Town dates from the 5th Century, when...

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