Sheep Water Rafting at Temple House

  Well today was very exciting. The lovely people at Temple House contacted me today and asked if I'd like a boat trip with a difference! I've seen on various occasions that they move their sheep across to an island for the summer and I've always wanted to go along for the trip. Today I got... Continue Reading →

Merry Christmas from Ireland

These are some of my photos taken mainly in Sligo but a few in Roscommon and Mayo. I like doing the photo slide shows but I struggle finding music I can use. I was blessed this year because a very talented Sligo lady Stephanie McGarry Poirier let me use her version of Silent Night. I... Continue Reading →

Rainy days and Mondays

A bit of a blog about everything today.  The photo above is in Michael Quirke's window, it always makes me smile....he's quite right 🙂  Sligotoday did an article about my twitter award, shucks 🙂 I'm back at college two mornings a week now.  I hang around town when Jono is at his centre so it's... Continue Reading →


It was a lovely dry day today....very cold though. Nice to see the moon pay a visit at 6pm...and nice to see it still light. As the saying goes 'There's a grand stretch in the evening!' Sligo Rising The second flash mob dance is now up on the internet for your viewing pleasure. This one... Continue Reading →

St. Patrick’s Day 2012

Saturday was St. Patrick's Day and while we don't turn our rivers green we still have a wonderful day. The photo above was taken in the morning. I headed out to walk the dog at 8am, it was worth getting up early to see the frost and fog. The Sligo town parade started at 12... Continue Reading →

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