Two Leitrim pubs you should know about

I know there are many fantastic pubs all over Ireland but I visited these two recently and I think if you are visiting Leitrim these would be well worth a visit. I’m always on the look out for unusual places and if they serve great food it’s a bonus. First up The Oarsman in Carrick-on-Shannon. […]

water and woods

Milltown Woods, Lurganboy, Leitrim

The River Bonet runs through these woods and it’s just so peaceful walking around there, listening to the water rushing and the birds singing. There are several walkways, some uphill where you see bluebells and some fairly flat so suitable for all levels of fitness. In among the bluebells I saw a white one, it’s […]

Bluebells flowers stairs

O’Rourke’s Table, Leitrim

I was looking for bluebells this week and I saw a post on a friend’s Facebook page of a beautiful stairway surrounded by bluebells. I had to go and see this place for myself. It was the walk to O’Rourke’s Table. Google maps took me to the wrong place, so after ending up halfway up […]

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 […]

The big news

I know I’ve hinted for a couple of weeks about big news and if you follow me on Twitter you’ll already know so here goes. I’m very excited to be starting a new job on Monday! I will be Digital Media Specialist (ooh fancy!) at Momentum Consulting. I can’t begin to tell you how thrilled […]

A treat for Thursday

Firstly it was a happy day because it was bin day. Seriously I get quite excited about the bin being emptied especially when I forgot to leave it out over Christmas and it’s a month since it’s been emptied! After the excitement of the bins I headed to Manorhamilton to a Vintage Tea and Storytelling […]