The Honourable Gwendolen Fairfax, Athens and being careful what you wish for!!

So it’s June 21st and the first day of vacation and I haven’t yet weaned myself off the phone! I’m idling at the airport, scrolling through stuff and stop – yes – of course – on HopsSkipsandJumps!! ( I don’t actually read it very often to be honest! ) So I’m having my Gwendolen moment […]

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HOLE

This week’s theme from Debbie for One Word Sunday is HOLE/WHOLE This is Hell’s Hole up at Malin Head – the most northerly point of mainland Ireland. The walking trail along the coast passes the 30m deep ravine – you’ll actually hear the roar of the tide before you see anything. I found only one story – rather […]

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PULL UP A SEAT

A lone bench -idyllically looking out over the Mediterranean at Apostolos Andreas Monastery, Cyprus The bench looks a bit sadder upon close inspection but the view is still splendid nonetheless!! XingfuMama posts every Friday morning….. *Create a post with a photo of places one sits or might sit, or art about sitting, and maybe a little […]

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VIENNESSE TRIOS

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My Top Ten of Everything: Decoding the Ultimate Irish Response!!

Of course – we don’t even know we say it!! Or – that everyone else on the planet mightn’t actually follow what we’re saying! But it covers SO much….. And what is it? GRAND! Its meaning in the greater world? – magnificent, imposing, important …. Well……….. Not here! No – the Irish context is a […]

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