If you live in Ireland you have probably heard of Queen Maeve, in Celtic mythology she was known as the Warrior Queen of Connacht. She’s buried in Sligo – in a cairn on the top of Knocknarea Mountain near Strandhill.
The weather has been too awful to be out and about taking photos so I decided to try something different (yes I know I have too much time on my hands). So above we have ‘Cheeses of Nazareth’. My idea of an edible nativity. A couple of years ago I made this: Which was all […]
On Saturday morning Jono and I went to the Sligo Farmers Market. It’s on every week from 9-12 at the IT Sligo. There are all kinds of lovely things to buy including plants, herbs, meat, fish, cakes, breads, cheeses, flowers and even bric-a-brac. I really loved the Leitrim Flowers stall. All their flowers are grown […]
Cheese platter, originally uploaded by magnum_lady. The Irish government have decided to give ‘needy’ people cheese. That’s really going to help people that can’t pay their bills.
Sligo Farmers Market, originally uploaded by magnum_lady. Today I took Jono to Hazelwood forest for a little walk around. We fed the ducks and swans, my finger got ‘savaged’ by a swan who mistook it for a crumpet! < Then we went to the Sligo Farmers Market. It’s held in the car park of the […]
Shopping, originally uploaded by magnum_lady. Well I slept until after 11am today, which is unheard of for me, but I must have needed it….I missed Calamity Jane though…I love that film: ‘Oh the deadwood stage……’ (Just be glad you can’t hear me singing). We went out shopping in Sligo today, but this being Good Friday […]