Sunday Thoughts

Another Sunday and another big jumble of thoughts. This week there was a big announcement about restrictions being eased, there is a name for it, pathway to something or other I think, but I can't remember. To be honest it strikes a fear in me. At this stage I think I'm institutionalised. I was out... Continue Reading →

Sunday Thoughts

Strandhill It's been a fabulous week weather wise and I finally got to the sea - not once but twice! The first visit was a socially distanced coffee with a friend. I love meeting this lady, she understands me and it's so lovely not to be second guessing myself before I speak....and not to come... Continue Reading →

Sunday Thoughts

Here we are again, another Sunday in lockdown. In some ways it seems like the last year has gone very quickly but on the other hand it's like we have been living this way forever. I went into Sligo town to go shopping on St. Patrick's Day, it was very sad to see the town... Continue Reading →

On the BBC

I was delighted and surprised earlier this week to be contacted by the BBC. They had found some videos of Ballina on my blog page and they asked if they could use them in a video they were putting together for Joe Biden's inauguration. It was wonderful to see my footage and my name mentioned... Continue Reading →

Happy 2021

I'd like to wish you all a very Happy New Year. I hope 2021 turns out to be everything you've hoped for. Usually around this time I'd be planning a trip away so it feels strange but also nice not to be planning anything. I have no plans and no expectations for this year, it'll... Continue Reading →

Sunday Thoughts

It's the final Sunday Thoughts post of 2020 and you don't need me to tell you that it was a rollercoaster of a year. I'm wondering what 2021 will bring but I'm not going to think about it too much, sometimes ignorance is bliss. It was a lovely peaceful Christmas, although the lead up to... Continue Reading →

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