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48 hours in Edinburgh

If you are looking for a city break with something of interest for all ages I’d really recommend Edinburgh. I’ve wanted to visit for a long time, for me it’s a place that ticks every box; cats, tunnels, ghosts, lights and food! I’m just back from there so I’ll tell you all about what I […]

Is there life after death?

I was recently reading a book called ‘We’ll Meet Again’ by Colm Keane. The book deals with deathbed visions and near death experiences. I know some people think that when you die that’s it but I’ve always felt there was something else.

Sligo Gaol

I finally got to take photos inside Sligo Gaol (or jail) this week.  I’ve wanted to do this for a long time but it isn’t open to the public.  Siobhan the Heritage Officer let Sarah (Derelict Nation) and I for a look around on Monday.  The prison was open from 1823-1959, it was also known […]

Temple House, Sligo

On Wednesday there was an open day at the beautiful Temple House, Ballinacarrow, Co. Sligo. It was open as part of Heritage week and we got a guided tour by the owner Roderick Perceval. The house and grounds are just stunning. Temple House is a classical Georgian mansion set in a private estate of over […]

Toward the light

Toward the light, originally uploaded by magnum_lady. Well today was a very interesting day. I had an appointment booked with ‘Psychic Anna’ in Boyle. While I was waiting for my appointment I had a look around the Ardcarne Garden Centre…..it’s a lovely place. The staff are very friendly and there is a great variety of […]

Howth Houses

Howth Houses, originally uploaded by magnum_lady. This photo was taken from last week. I took Jono for a day in Dublin. We’ve never been on the DART (which is a train that runs along the coast of Dublin). So we decided to explore. We went to Howth first to see the National transport museum. It’s […]