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My Donegal Garden in March 2020

Crocus which ventured out in February Storms Please accept my apologies for not publishing a garden post in February, but the weather was somewhat stormy! Thankfully, the latter part of this month has been dry and sunny, allowing me to catch up on my garden tasks. I have been ably assisted by Fido my neighbours cat: Fido poses amongst my […]

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Book Review: A Honeybee Heart Has Five Openings by Helen Jukes

My practical lessons on beekeeping have been on hold throughout winter, but I have enjoyed reading more on the subject. Helen Jukes book is chock full of great information on everything bee related. Synopsis Entering her thirties, Helen Jukes feels trapped in an urban grind of office politics and temporary addresses – disconnected, stressed. Struggling to settle into her latest […]

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Tribe Bracelets from Kim at I Tripped Over a Stone

Kim who blogs at http://www.itrippedoverastone.com describes herself as “A Road Warrior with Fibromyalgia.” I am a big fan of her blog. On 29th January, she posted on colourful Tribe Bracelets , which she had been creating for some time, sharing the following: This is what my Tribe Bracelets mean to me... Tribe Bracelets are physical reminders of the inner strength you possess to […]

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Wordless Wednesday: The Wild Atlantic Way after the Storms

Brigid P. Gallagher is a retired natural medicines therapist, passionate organic gardener and author of “Watching the Daisies- Life lessons on the Importance of Slow,” a holistic memoir dedicated to the art of mindfulness and healing from debilitating illness. She lives in Donegal, Ireland –  an area of outstanding natural beauty. Book Trailer: https://youtu.be/r5GCjaetgZk Twitter: https://twitter.com/watchingthedai1 Facebook: https://facebook.com/watchingthedaisies/ Goodreads: https://goodreads.com/author/show/16119226.Brigid_P_Gallagher

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The Peace Bridge Crossing The River Foyle

The Peace Bridge spans the River Foyle in the city of Derry-Londonderry, in Northern Ireland. It was opened on 25 June 2011, by the EU Commisioner for Regional Policy, Johannes Hahn. The First and deputy First Ministers for Northern Ireland – Peter Robinson and Martin McGuiness, were in attendance, as well as the Irish Taoiseach Enda Kenny. It was built […]

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