The Bucket List Revisited

  Back in January of this year I wrote a bucket list. Not for any particular reason - just a few things I wanted to try. I thought I'd write an update of how things went (or didn't!) I’d love a style makeover. Someone to tell me what colour and styles would suit my colouring... Continue Reading →

Easter Ideas in Mayo

Following on from the very popular Sligo ideas, I decided to do a Mayo one as well. These are just suggestions of things I've done so not a comprehensive list but it might help. Go wild in Erris. The Irish Times chose Erris as the Best Place to Go Wild in Ireland in 2014. I had the pleasure of... Continue Reading →

Easter Ideas in Sligo

If the kids are on their Easter Break and you are short of ideas I thought I'd do a list of suggestions. This is by no means a comprehensive list but I thought it might help. Head for Enniscrone. Not only is there a beautiful beach there you can also try out Stand Up Paddling,... Continue Reading →

Cycling on Water

Today Lucy and I went to The Grass Roof Cafe in Rossinver, Co. Leitrim for a wonderful lunch (more about that in another blog). On the way home we took a drive to Glencar Waterfall. On the drive home I saw a man cycling a bike on Glencar Lake....yes you read right he was cycling... Continue Reading →

10 ½ things to do in Sligo

With the Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann starting this Sunday I thought I'd do a list of things to do for visitors coming to Sligo. I'm not going to mention the Fleadh events because you will all know about those but these are ones that visitors might not know about. All are my personal recommendations and they... Continue Reading →

The Middle Aged Adventurer

Back on a dull, dark day in January I was invited along to the Hawk's Well Theatre in Sligo to have a chat about possibly having a photography exhibition there. I was thrilled to be asked! The exhibition was to be landscape images of the North West and with the help of my friend Heidi... Continue Reading →

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