Queen Maeve – a cheesy story

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. What you may not know about Queen Maeve is how she died. I find this... Continue Reading →


Thanks to Gina from twitter for suggesting Knocknarea as my K. I had a complete block and couldn't think of anything! As I was in the dentist today these are old photos but I hope you like them. Knocknarea is a 327 metre high mountain which is near Strandhill in Sligo. It's a lovely walk... Continue Reading →

Knocknarea, Sligo

On Thursday I decided to climb Knocknarea mountain in Sligo. I've done it twice before and it's more of a walk than a climb so I thought I'd go for it again. It started out as a lovely day, the sun was shining and it wasn't too cold. It turned out not to be the... Continue Reading →

Climb every mountain

Climb every mountain, originally uploaded by magnum_lady. Today Jono and I walked up Knocknarea mountain. It was a dry but cloudy day. We'll have to go up again when it's clearer so I can get some better photos. Jono did really well as it's only four months since he had his surgery. Knocknarea is a... Continue Reading →

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