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Hook Lighthouse, Wexford

At Hook Lighthouse, Wexford
Blue skies above and warm wind blowing my hair in every direction. Purple flowers hang off cliffs that overlook the ocean. Waves crashing into...

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...

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....

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...

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...

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...

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...

Harte’s Restaurant in Kildare Town

Steak Sandwich
Once again my hubby and I took a trip to Kildare town, this time for a special Valentines date. After doing a little bit...

Surfing in Ireland is Cccccold and Awesome!

Standing in the corner of my son’s room is a surfboard. Every time I look at it, it reminds me of an adventure that...