A Sunday Funday in Dublin

Tomorrow we will be heading back to the U.S. for the first time in four months. We are traveling to Florida for one of my cousins’ weddings and are looking forward to spending time with our family and friends. It’ll be strange to be back in our home country; speaking in English, paying in dollars…

Moher Adventures in Ireland

If I close my eyes, I can almost feel the chilly breeze whipping my hair and smell the salty ocean breeze mixing with wind-blown grass. Memories taking me back to the day we stood on sheer cliffs and stared out at the wide-open expanse of the Atlantic Ocean. Our fourth day in Ireland was slated…

Kisses and Castles–The Irish Adventure Continues

The power of a kiss is undeniable. Take that kiss, toss in a mystical stone and you may soon discover the “gift of gab.” At least that’s what the legend of the Blarney Stone says. Who am I to argue? There is a stone there, that whoever kisses, Oh! he never misses to grow eloquent….

An Irish Birthday Adventure. Part One: Dublin

Ireland has always been a place of magic and beauty to me. The lush landscapes, the foot-tapping music, the comforting food and who can forget those lilting accents? When my husband suggested perhaps we take a long-weekend trip to the green isle for his birthday, I wasn’t about to argue! We only had four and…