DISCOVERING BEAUTIFUL DUBLIN BAY – #4 Dun Laoghaire

We’ve enjoyed some bracing walks on Dublin Bay haven’t we – and have covered a fair distance in doing so! But Dun Laoghaire is different – it must be embraced at a different pace. As we ‘promenade’ the sea front and stroll the piers, you’ll find yourself pulled into the past – imagining yourself in […]

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Time

This week’s theme from Debbie for One Word Sunday is TIME(S) From Musée d’Orsay in Paris – looking out past the clock towards La Basilique du Sacré Coeur in Montmartre. .  Link to One Word Sunday at Debbie’s  here

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WISH YOU WERE … NO! WAIT!….. WISH I WERE HERE!!!! #3

I’ve never traditionally been away much in May so didn’t expect to hear from Google this month! But Rediscover this Day threw this up this morning – from Giverny on May 30th, 2018. I was happy with the timing of our visit to Monet’s garden…. the irises hadn’t quite faded and the waterlilies were just […]

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MEET THE MEAT!

This week’s theme from Debbie for One Word Sunday is MEET or MEAT I’ve tried very hard to think about ‘meet’ – maybe woodland paths or merging streams, hugs or handshakes…. but I can’t get the following scene out of my head….. This is dedicated to all Douglas Adams fans out there….(vegans turn away NOW!) MEET THE MEAT […]

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PULL UP A SEAT PHOTO CHALLENGE 2021: #22

A PHOTO CHALLENGE OF PLACES WE SIT…OR MIGHT SIT…OR ART ABOUT SITTING This is a set of prisoner weighing scales in Spike Island Prison, Cork, Ireland. Dating from the late 1800’s, they represent a shift in penal policy towards reform rather than punishment. Prisoners were weighed upon arrival and again when they were being discharged […]

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