51 today!

It's my birthday today! 51 although I feel like I'm 21. I've had a wonderful day and got some lovely pressies. Lucy and Laurence got me a voucher for afternoon tea in Cawley's, Tubbercurry at Christmas so we used today. You will be hungry reading this. It was a wonderful afternoon! Teresa from Cawley's is... Continue Reading →

The 12 Treats of Sligo

Well me and Lucy came up with an idea of our version of the 12 Pubs of Christmas featuring 12 Treats of Sligo. It seemed like a fantastic idea at the time but not so great for my figure or my bank balance, what started as 12 was rapidly expanding by the minute - like... Continue Reading →

The Merry Summer Berries Tour

On Friday night I was delighted to be invited along to the Sligo Tasting Tour - Merry Summer Berries evening. We were just told to meet in The Blind Tiger and expect to have a fun night of food and trip. I was anxious (nothing new there) but after a couple of sprays of rescue... Continue Reading →

Celebrating in Collooney

It was my birthday on Friday and although I hadn't intended venturing out Lucy and Laurence kindly gave me a voucher for Nook in Collooney. I decided we should all go there for lunch, we also paid a visit to Mill Falls (above) - well worth a visit. If you haven't been to Nook it... Continue Reading →

Flavours of the World in Sligo

Yes once again it's all about food! Saturday I paid a visit to Beltra Country Market. It's one of my favourite markets in Sligo - with such a friendly atmosphere - and of course Marguerite's Famous Beetroot Burgers! Most Saturdays there are various workshops taking place at the market. Last week there was an Indonesian/Suriname... Continue Reading →

Having a feast at Henry’s

Nestled under 'Bare Benbulben's Head' and very conveniently on the N15 (Sligo - Donegal Road) is Henry's Bar and Restaurant. I was delighted when, a few weeks ago, Lucy won a meal for two from Henry's and invited me to go along with her! We were in for such a treat. The menu is extensive... Continue Reading →

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