Tag Archives: Ireland

Family Legacy

A slight departure….I am not writing about our travels this time. Since it is my blog, I can write what I want and being home makes me want to tell you about my family. My good friend, Brenda Brown, teaches … Continue reading

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Making memories into something special

Photos…now that you have filled you memory banks and a few memory cards, what do you do with all of those award winning pictures? You post them to facebook, instagram or put them on your blog, of course! Digital cameras … Continue reading

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Looking for answers….

While I don’t homeschool, I was bound and determined that the kids would learn something on this trip. Of course, it had to be fun at the same time. I read an idea about having the kids do a faery … Continue reading

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There is something special about the name Clare….

I love my daughter and I love her name…Clare. My sister likes to joke that we named her after some dirt (land) in Ireland. There is a little bit of truth in that we did spell her name without the … Continue reading

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Pots and Rocks

Sorry this is so far behind the actual trip. I was working on a project when I realized my negligence! We had admired some pottery that was in our self-catering cottage. It was made locally so we decided to go … Continue reading

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I’m hungry!

I’m hungry! The phrase that a mother of two boys hears almost constantly. Are they really starving? No. Do they (or we for that matter) really know what it is truly like to be starving? No. On Tuesday, we visited … Continue reading

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Treasures to be found close to home

A lot of people are guilty of never seeing things that are right in their own back yard. We take for granted places that have always been there. I grew up less than 30 minutes from Niagara Falls but had … Continue reading

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