The Perfect Birthday

So another year came and went bringing with it more wrinkles and grey hair but never mind. I was meant to blog about it way before now but between running the Ireland Twitter account and life - and procrastinating I didn't get around to it. Lucy and I headed to Dublin for the day. The Perfect... Continue Reading →

A belated birthday blog

I'm finally catching up on old blog posts that I should have written but somehow never got around to it. Back in June it was Andy's 50th birthday and also our 25th wedding anniversary. It was so strange because without us knowing we'd both gone shopping in the same shop! We both went to Lollypotz... Continue Reading →

Jono’s 20th birthday

Jono turned 20 this week! Where do the years go? He wanted to go to Ballina so I took him there. We got to walk around Belleek Woods for a while, which is a really beautiful place, I've never been there before. We did a bit of shopping in the town and had a look... Continue Reading →

Happy birthday to me!

So today I turned 45!! I don't feel it at all...well I wouldn't have done if I didn't fall flat on my backside yesterday...but that's a whole other story! I had a lovely day, Lucy and Jono gave me chocolates and the family got me a voucher for afternoon tea at Markree Castle, so I'm... Continue Reading →

Lucy’s Birthday

It's been a busy week so not much time for blogging. It was Lucy's 17th birthday on Wednesday. Where do the years go? She had a half day from her course so we went for lunch and got our nails done. It's the first time I've ever had my nails done. I made Lucy's cake,... Continue Reading →

Happy Birthday Mr. Yeats

Tomorrow will see Sligo celebrate the birthday of W. B. Yeats. There are festivities going on from 'Dawn to Dusk'. The fun begins in the morning with 'Breakfast of the Lake Isle of Innisfree'. There are lots of various events happening during the day. The full list of events is here. Sligo town is looking... Continue Reading →

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