If the weather is nice and it’s not pissing down rain; we like to take a Sunday afternoon drive. We try to find a new road or area to explore. I remain amazed at how many little side roads and laneways are found in this little area of Enniscorthy. Oylegate is just one small village… Read More A Sunday Drive in Wexford
Well, the Irish Autumn has arrived; chasing the beautiful Indian Summer down the laneway. So sorry to see her go. Autumn is a mixed bag here. She brings beautiful and rich colors and an infrequent golden sunlight but she also heralds the horrors of gale force winds, horizontal rain, and eventually hurls you into winter. I… Read More What do you call a flock of European Goldfinch????
Getting ready to go to the Ireland Home and shop. John can’t wait to get home. Truthfully this summer of record beaking heat has been hard to take for both John and me. My veggies did horribly and I never got to get into my gardens like I wished. The heat was too hard and me… Read More On the Road Again
Something reminds me- when I am traveling I always miss the other place at some time during my journeys. When I am in Ireland, I miss people and things in Ohio and when I am in Ohio, I miss parts of Ireland. Yesterday when I was searching the photo library for that Irish pickers sign of the Lady… Read More MISSING IRELAND
I usually spend the winters in Ireland to avoid the snows of Ohio. Mind, I was born and raised in upstate NY- Albany, so you would think the snow of Ohio wouldn’t bother me BUT as I have gotten older, shoveling, slip sliding away on the roads have become an extremely unpleasant experience and so I… Read More SPRING MUST BE HERE…GOT THE BUG!
SOLD antiques & collectibles We recently sold this framed cast iron medallion taken from an old Victorian fireplace. John added blackened silver antique spoon as handles. Our client using this as a key holder in her home.
“Snow, high winds and temperatures of -8C are set to freeze Ireland solid over the next 24 hours. The forecast is so bad that Met Eireann has issued a Status Orange alert. The warning reads: “Snow-ice Warning for Connacht, Cavan, Monaghan, Donegal, Dublin, Kildare, Laois, Longford, Louth, Wicklow, Offaly, Westmeath and Meath. “Significant falls of… Read More