Blooms and Birds

I was thrilled to arrive home to find this beautiful basket of flowers yesterday from the lovely people at Feehily's Florist. They also sent an invitation to their Easter flower arranging night so I'm looking forward to that. It really brightened my day up as I'd been thinking about my dad who died 8 years... Continue Reading →

Mooching Around Mayo

Last week Lucy and I went over to Ballina for the afternoon. Lucy really wanted to go to the Penneys there which is a fantastic two-story shop and so much better than the Sligo one. As for me I don't 'do shopping' or when I do I complain about it so I dropped Lucy off... Continue Reading →

Blue Tuesday

Well my photo was on the tv 🙂 I'm very happy about that and I love that Jean Byrne is in blue to colour co-ordinate with the boat! I headed to Slish Wood today for a walk around. I felt eyes on me when I got out of the car and looked up to see... Continue Reading →

Canon 1100D

The lovely people at Canon-Ireland have lent me a Canon 1100D.  I got to have a play with it between the showers today.  The photo above is Glencar waterfall, I must remember to bring a tripod in future though. The camera seems to be really good in poor light, because it was fairly dark at... Continue Reading →

Back to Coopershill

After my last trip to Coopershill....where I forgot my camera battery! I was invited to go back again with my battery this time and try to get a photo of the deer. As it wasn't raining today (for a change) I went back again. There is a lovely drive up to Coopershill. It's very atmospheric...if... Continue Reading →


Rescued, originally uploaded by magnum_lady. Well not exactly tweety pie but a bird anyway. I had a lovely day today. I was on my way to meet my friend in Ballymote for a coffee and a chat. On the way I just missed this little bird in the road. I stopped the car, he was... Continue Reading →

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