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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...

Killamuck Bog and Collins Bog Looped Walks in Abbeyleix, County Laois,...

One frosty morning my husband and I decided to get out and do something new. Thankfully, we had picked up a free pocket guide...

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...

Childish Wonder in Ireland

heart mud puddle
As the clouds roll in and the grey covers the sky once again I am grateful; grateful for my babies; grateful for little glimpses of sunshine, wonder, childish enthusiasm, and friendly strangers. This is Ireland.

Hike the Galtee Mountain Range in Ireland

Struggling with autumn and winter? How about taking a weekend mountain climb? I’ve been hiking and climbing the Irish mountains for more than seven years...

What in the world is an Irish Bouzouki?

Ok, this is an Irish Bouzouki, not to be confused with a Greek Bouzouki. It came to Ireland with a big belly and it...

The Rock of Cashel, a.k.a. Saint Patrick’s Rock

  The Rock of Cashel sits as an impressive structure high on a hill overlooking the small town of Cashel and the surrounding valley. It...

Destination: Donegal

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

Punchestown Racecourse: A Day At The Races

Punchestown: A Day At The Races
Thank you AES rubbish and recycle bin services! We got an email invitation from our local bin service for a free family day at the Punchestown Racecourse....

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...

Extraordinary Authors

Heather Cammack
Rachel Miller
Gregory Margas