ITWBN – All Things Irish Music

When I was growing up one of my all time favourite films was 'Into The West'. I wanted a horse like Tír Na nÓg and thought that Tayto was the coolest nickname I had ever heard (bare in mind I was very young). With that in mind you can imagine my excitement at being asked … Continue reading ITWBN – All Things Irish Music

Summer to the Max

Ok so it has finally happened, Ireland is having a summer! Yes the yellow ball of fire has become a regular in our clear blue skies and everyone is taking advantage of our beautiful beaches and countryside. If like me however you are not a sun worshipper, keep in mind I am not complaining, it … Continue reading Summer to the Max

Dunmanway, a town with a rich and varied history

While perusing the Urban Dictionary website on a stormy night I came across an interesting entry. The Urban Dictionary defines Dunmanway as ‘a little halting site in the south west of Ireland.’ Firstly it made me feel indignant but when I began to research the history of our little town I realised that the definition … Continue reading Dunmanway, a town with a rich and varied history

I got my Golden Egg

Galway City will again play host to the glamorous Goldenegg Fashion Innovation Awards this year, with the ceremony taking place on Thursday 5 April at the Radisson Blu Hotel. Thanks to my wonderful friend and fellow blogger Emily Maree (follow her on, who has asked me to accompany her to the awards, I will be … Continue reading I got my Golden Egg