Back to reality

The Gatekeeper, originally uploaded by magnum_lady. The photo doesn't really have anything to do with the blog, but I think it's a cute pic. It was taken in Tullyboy Farm before Christmas. Today I managed to get into Sligo town. I haven't been there for a month! So I had some bills to pay and... Continue Reading →

Right up my street

Right up my street, originally uploaded by magnum_lady. Well last night it was blowing a gale. I was awake most of the night listening to the wind howling so I'm shattered today. It was still galeforce today and the rain has washed away quite a lot of the snow and left us with pure ice.... Continue Reading →

A new day

A new day, originally uploaded by magnum_lady. And another groundhog day with a few variations 😉 Last night I was looking at the fridge and although we have two shops in the village (a grocer and a butchers), they are both small and I can only carry so much home as I'm walking. So Tesco... Continue Reading →

Groundhog Day

Groundhog Day, originally uploaded by magnum_lady. Yes another day of snow, ice, bad roads, no gritters, nursing, tablets and scrabble here in Sligo. It really is like Groundhog Day. I was awake half the night with Andy. He felt sick, he wanted a remegel, he spilt his water, then when I'd finally drifted off to... Continue Reading →


January, originally uploaded by magnum_lady. Well yet another snowday here in Sligo. I spent half of last night awake because I could hear the snow falling off the was really loud! There hasn't been much traffic on the lane today and it snowed quite a bit this morning and then later on in the... Continue Reading →

Around the bend

Around the bend, originally uploaded by magnum_lady. Well as you can see the weather is still bad. We had a fair bit of snow today which settled on the ice. No sign of any gritters in our neck of the woods. I went outside with Lucy for a 'slide' around, we made a snowman and... Continue Reading →

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