It feels like Spring

Today feels like Spring and I don’t know about you but for me it’s been a long time coming. For once today it wasn’t lashing rain or cold and windy. As I was driving along I noticed the flooded fields, in fact swans have moved in! I noticed the colours of the sky, grey in […]

Blooming fail

I’ve been trying to win tickets for Bloom and I’m failing. I know I could buy a ticket but when I factor in travel costs and lunch etc it works out to be an expensive day so at the moment I’m not going. It’s a great day out so if you are near Dublin it’s […]

Bloom 2016

I was lucky enough to win tickets to Bloom this year so myself and my friend went along on Friday.

Blooming Fantastic!

I was delighted during the week when I won tickets for Bloom from Coole Swan on Facebook. I’ve wanted to go for the last couple of years but never got there. I got the 7am train on Thursday morning thinking I was being sensible being so early as there was a shuttle bus running the […]

A kiss for the donkey

A kiss for the donkey, originally uploaded by magnum_lady. As you can see Rocket is making friends with the neighbours 🙂 This is one of three donkeys that live in the fields just up from our house. It’s been a busy week……and a rainy one. Although today was dry so that must prove the St. […]

The cottage with the tin roof

The cottage with the tin roof, originally uploaded by magnum_lady. I spotted this little cottage while I was out walking the other day. I think it’s very quaint, it’s a shame it’s been left. I would love to know the history of the place. We used to have a tiny one roomed cottage at the […]