I love this time of year. October in Sligo is usually a magical month, with the misty mornings, sunny days and falling leaves there's nothing quite like it. Unfortunately it's not just the leaves falling! I took Jono swimming today - he does his physio in the pool and afterwards we go to the Jacuzzi.... Continue Reading →
I'm probably in the minority but I love foggy mornings and today was certainly foggy. The photo above was taken at 10am on the Green Road, Sligo - where I usually take my shots of Lough Gill. I couldn't see the lake today - or anything else, except the cobwebs. Hope you like the pics.
In the words of WB Yeats 'I went out to Hazelwood, because a fire was in my head'. In reality I went out to Hazelwood because Lucy has started a new course and has to be in at 8.30am when nothing in Sligo is open....it doesn't have quite the same ring to it!! Onwards again... Continue Reading →
Just a quick blog post this time. I was driving along to a Tidy Towns meeting the other night and saw this horse - I had to stop and take a photo, I hope you like it.
I've had trouble sleeping recently so I was awake for a few hours during the night. This was the view out of my window at 5am. I finally got to sleep for about an hour until it was time to get up, luckily tiredness hasn't hit me yet. I walked Rocket-dog at around 7am and... Continue Reading →
I was in bed this morning listening out for traffic. Usually there is a fair amount of traffic on the road outside our house, this morning I counted two cars. So I dragged myself to the window and sure enough there was fairly deep snow (well for Sligo anyway) so I declared it a snow... Continue Reading →