Monthly Archives: July 2010

The Other Side of My Ocean: more Ireland blogs

I sit here on the stores of Galway Bay. It is an ocean away from my home and from my life. It feels different here. Peaceful. At the same time, it is the same ocean I see at home. Sitting … Continue reading

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The Guinness Illusion…

Sometimes travel broadens your horizons. Sometimes it shatters your illusions. I met a very nice Dubliner tonight. We got to chatting in the pub. He was travelling rural Ireland seeking family roots and we had rested for the night in … Continue reading

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How gratitude got Ireland off on the right foot….

Here’s another of the Ireland blogs… this one written as the vacation was beginning. Don’t you love those days where it just seems you cannot get a break? I know everyone gets them… but I swear, they seem to be … Continue reading

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The Paradox of Motherhood….

I’m back! Okay… well, I got back four days ago but we’ve had company and commitments and these extra 5 (okay, maybe 10) pounds I put on in Ireland are slowing me down. Needless to say, it was fantastic. Great … Continue reading

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