Coolaney – a Community with Spirit

Back in April I wrote about the village I live in, Coolaney, and how they opened a pop-up cafe in the local community centre. It has been run by the community, for the community.¬†Everyone who works in the cafe is a volunteer, it’s been a great learning curve and so much fun.

Lunch with a view at Wild Atlantic Food

One of my new favourite places for lunch at the moment is Wild Atlantic Food. It’s located at the Sligo Golf Academy in Ransboro so just a short drive from Strandhill, Ballisodare or Sligo town. The view is just something else! Where else can you get an Alpaca looking in at you??

Not just a Cupan Tae

I love trying new places and of course food is a big part of my blog so when I went to Galway I wanted to visit Cupan Tae after I saw Belle post on Facebook about it.

Koffee and Kake at Knox

I’m sure everyone thinks all I do is eat all day….well I kind of do but we have such a great range of food establishments in Sligo I may as well. Knox has recently opened in O’Connell Street, Sligo. If you are wondering why it’s called Knox it’s because that was the original name for […]

Glencar teaSHED

I’m delighted that there is a new coffee shop at Glencar waterfall, Co. Leitrim. Many a time I’ve been to the waterfall,usually when it’s raining and I’ve wanted a place to relax and dry off….plus I’m usually always hungry but I’d have to wait until I got back in to Sligo….not anymore! A big welcome […]

The End of a Chapter

Tomorrow will be a sad day for me as Chapters, one of my favourite coffee shops in Sligo, is closing down. Chapters holds many happy memories for me. I’ve met with friends there, listened to poetry and readings there, been filmed for TV there, chilled out there. I remember sitting in Chapters many times updating […]