Errigal Mountain, Co. Donegal, Ireland 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.
Carrickfin Beach with Arranmore Island in the distance “Walking is a man’s best medicine.” Hippocrates Watching the Daisies Virtual Walking Festival I feel blessed to live in Donegal, an area of outstanding natural beauty on The Wild Atlantic […]
The garden is slumbering, and I am waiting patiently for hundreds of tiny bulbs to explode into bloom. The first snowdrops are already welcoming visitors: However, the majority of my spring bulbs are only poking their heads tentatively above ground. I think they are wondering “Will it snow?” A review of the 2017 gardening year seems apt. Hence I am […]
I recently participated in two 7 day photography challenges on social media. The first was in Nature photography, which I will share in a little slideshow: The second was in black and white – which created more than a little apprehension. However, I accepted the challenge. The full moon in October was already captured on my camera. I used it […]
I waited in vain yesterday, for thick swathes of clouds to disappear and reveal the super moon. Sadly, they were not for shifting! Reluctantly, I went to bed to catch up on some much needed sleep after the excitement of my book launch. My mind was racing and sleep evaded me. At 1 am, I rose and peeked outside my front door. The clouds were […]