Magic at Strokestown Park

I made a return visit to Strokestown Park as part of my Wild Atlantic Wayfarer project. Although Roscommon isn't on the Wild Atlantic Way it's one of the neighbouring counties and is well worth a visit. I didn't go on the house tour this time as I've covered it on a previous blog post. So... Continue Reading →

Rocket-dog got a present!

There was great excitement in our household when the postman arrived with a package for Rocket-dog. He was delighted and even opened it himself! It was a fabulous hamper from Pooch & Purr Pet Hampers! They are located in Sligo but will post Nationwide and have a wonderful selection of hampers for cats, dogs and... Continue Reading →

Rocketdog at Hotdogz

Rocket-dog went to be groomed today. It's the first time I've ever taken him to be groomed. I am friends with 'Hotdogz' on Facebook and during the week I saw photos of a Jack Russell that had paid a visit to them and I was amazed at the amount of hair that came out of... Continue Reading →

A bit of everything

If you read my blog last week you will know I was debating whether to sign up as an extra for Sligeach Films, I wasn't sure if they would need an 'ould wan' like me, anyway I braved it and signed up anyway. I just filled out a form and they took a photo of... Continue Reading →

The animals bite back

It's been a bit of a week with animals this week. First of all the dog decided to take himself for a walk. The first thing I knew about it was when the black stray cat that hangs around came into the house in a lassie style mode and started biting me leg and trying... Continue Reading →

Thank goodness for Tesco!

Thank goodness for Tesco!, originally uploaded by magnum_lady. Well we still have snow and ice. I was getting fairly sick of traipsing down to the local shop and trying to carry the shopping back home again. Enough people drove passed me but not one person stopped to offer me a spirit my arse. Anyway... Continue Reading →

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