Category Archives: Ireland

Demystify the Irish

We’ve been in the US for almost three years and I must admit we are pretty much settled in.  Well, I still don’t understand the bloody health system and slightly overwhelmed with the oversized portions at the restaurants.  No wonder … Continue reading

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Happy Paddy Day

Have a wonderful Paddy Day, wherever you might be.  Carry the green colour proud, and drink responsible 🙂

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15 Years!

Not too sure if I should be worried or delighted when I recently received a mail from the company I work for, congratulating me for having spent the past 15 years with them.  Should I be worried that I had … Continue reading

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The real tourist

Tourism is important for any country and the best way to gain more free advertisement is from the tourists themselves.  The following video was created by Shannon & Stephen Parker from Canada, who developed this wonderful video … it actually … Continue reading

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The Gathering

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It’s a Green World

It’s safe to say, there are many traditions and festivities worldwide, but there’s nothing that’s being celebrated as widely as honouring the old St Patrick’s.  I would go as far as saying that it’s a global day that most religions … Continue reading

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First Beethoven Encounter

There are a few rules that you need to remember when having kids of a certain age or if you consider buying a pet in general, especially a dog Do not go window shopping! Do not visit a kennel! Do … Continue reading

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You f@x!§?~… carmageddon

We’ve all been there and only few us ever became the same calm driver again.  Once you go down the dark path, once bitten by the vicious virus called “road rage”. For some, the virus doesn’t impact your normally calm … Continue reading

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Boy, Man & Father

It’s strange how time flies.  I still remember standing in the middle of my parents’ utility room, as they were pouring the wet concrete, and I was stuck in it with my red slippers.  Easy to understand why I was … Continue reading

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Patty Day US style

… no, that’s not misspelling the famous Irish National day. One thing we knew we were going to miss, when leaving Ireland, was the craic.  And, what better atmosphere to experience the famous Irish craic than participating in the St … Continue reading

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