Down at Dooney Rock

I needed to get some more photos of Dooney Rock for the Sligo-secrets site so in between the hail showers yesterday I headed out. Of course it would have been nicer if the sun was shining! Lough Gill looks a lot nicer when it's blue. On my walk back to the car I spotted something... Continue Reading →


U is for Undiscovered. I found Diarmuid and Grainne's Nature Trail today. It's out at the Benbulben Centre, Rathcormac, Sligo. It's a gravel path through fields with numbered rocks which leads to a lovely little waterfall in a rock formation. I don't have any information on it, so if anyone can tell me more I'd... Continue Reading →

Inishmurray Island

Yesterday I joined joined Wild West Irish Tours for a day. I'm always interested in following them on Facebook and seeing where they have been and what they have seen. They take their visitors to see the 'hidden Ireland', which I always find fascinating. I had never been to Inishmurray so when Michael from Wild... Continue Reading →

Animals and other stories

I have a lot to tell you today. Firstly look at the visitor we had to the garden this morning. The dog spotted him first and luckily I had the camera to hand. This is the first time I've seen a fox in the garden. I hope he comes back again. It was really foggy... Continue Reading →

Ha Ha said the pine marten

Ha Ha said the pine marten, originally uploaded by magnum_lady. Well Spring has certainly sprung (thank goodness). It was so much milder today, the snow has almost gone (although on side roads it's still bad). I took Lucy to school and then came home to look after my patients. Can you believe it's a month... Continue Reading →

Daisy days

Daisy days, originally uploaded by magnum_lady. Well we've still been busy painting....inbetween heavy showers. Luckily they didn't wash the paint off the wall. I'm able to get up and down the ladder like a rat up a drain pipe now so that's a major breakthrough for me who used to be scared of heights. Although... Continue Reading →

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