Weekending like a Pro….

I've been a bit of a lazy blogger of late, mainly because work has been all consuming, but finally the weekend has arrived and I am going to bring you along with me on a very chilled and slightly indulgent Saturday. But first for the exciting news... Champagne in a Teacup has been shortlisted for the 2017 … Continue reading Weekending like a Pro….


Once to Ballybunion…

Today we have another instalment in what could be termed a "Highlights of Kerry" series. Regular readers will recognise that this isn't really a challenging remit... especially when the sun shines brightly and the Kingdom's jewels twinkle happily in iridescent light. It was on one such day we took a leisurely road trip to Ballybunion, … Continue reading Once to Ballybunion…

Glanteenassig Woods, Co. Kerry – A Hidden Gem.

This post is going to mainly let the pictures do the talking, because they can articulate the magic much better than my loquacious ramblings. Really, I just want to alert you to the fact that on the meandering road between Tralee and Dingle, close to the village of Castlegregory, there hides a place that looks … Continue reading Glanteenassig Woods, Co. Kerry – A Hidden Gem.

Taste of Dublin – what keeps me coming back?

The Iveagh Gardens in the sun are the perfect setting to celebrate Irish food and increasingly Irish booze. And for the fourth year running, the sun shone brightly on the Saturday afternoon session that the girls and I chose to attend, making it yet again my favourite day of the year so far. So what … Continue reading Taste of Dublin – what keeps me coming back?