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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...

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...

What in the world is a Babychino?

In Ireland even babies drink tea. I’ve seen several young mothers give their toddlers milk with tea in a baby bottle and am told...

Friendly Ireland vs USA in Ireland

  Recently, I attended my first ever professional soccer match which was held at the new Aviva Stadium in Dublin. I had been planning on...

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...

Destination: Donegal

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If you're thinking of taking a trip to Donegal, do it. Well, read this, then do it.

A Braveheart-ed visit to Trim Castle

  I have wanted to visit Trim Castle for quite some time now, but I decided to wait until now knowing that my family was...

Racket Hall

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A lovely spot for a cup of tea in Roscrea.

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...

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...