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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...

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...

Childish Wonder in Ireland

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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.

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...

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....

The Bray to Greystones Cliff Trail Hike in Ireland

The Bray to Greystones Cliff Trail Hike in Ireland
An outstanding day hike trail for both city-dwellers and rural residents alike. The walk along the sea between Bray and Greystones mixes both the...

Kildare Farm Foods

The other day I had a friend over for tea and she suggested we take the kids to Kildare Farm Foods (kildarefarmfoods.com), not too...

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...

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...

Carrick Woods

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“Mummy, it’s a girl’s princess tower,” my son disagreed, “it’s a boy tower.” The old wooden bench where my husband and I played in years passed was gone, but otherwise the place was unchanged...

Extraordinary Authors

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