Tag Archives: Cork

Christmas In Cork

Christmas, despite holding one of the loneliest and saddest times of the year, is my favorite season. Yes, to me, Christmas is a season, and it is my favorite, so don’t knock it. I love lights and candles and music … Continue reading

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The Cult Of Cadbury Roses

Since we now had a lot of shopping to do, Cait and I tried to begin incorporating some of our Thanksgiving shopping into our every day shopping, which went decently until we, well, tried to find pumpkins. Because apparently no … Continue reading

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Reflections on Halloween Clubbing

The clubbing did not go as expected. We had come to this particular club a few times before, and, while I generally find these sorts of places to be too loud, and I don’t drink enough for the drinks to … Continue reading

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Celebrating Halloween: Dragon of Shandon

On Halloween, I found myself at an awkward point. I could either decide to go out with my friends and enjoy the evening, or I could stay in and continue trying to fight with a computer that would not work … Continue reading

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In Which Jo Takes Us To A Castle

At this point in my life, Jo’s address has become something that I have well memorized. Since the first day she invited me over for a cuppa and we talked over the differences between California life and Ireland life, she … Continue reading

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The Cheese Shop of Awesomeness

So apparently it’s that time of year when everyone gets sick. My solution to such an atrocity, especially in our house, is to haul out the herbs and make tea and soup. Since I have yet to find the tea … Continue reading

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Drinking Chocolate With Maggie

At this point, there were two things I was certain of. First, I was a convert to the way of drinking chocolate. The stuff is heavenly, and I fell in love with it my first day in the country. It … Continue reading

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Girls Go Dancing: Finding a New Passion for an Old Love

I have been an avid blues dancer for several years now. It all started quite accidentally. Actually, it started with one of my friends twisting my arm back in California. Since as early as I can remember, I danced classical … Continue reading

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Going to Market

After I cleaned up my feet, I grabbed my trusty flip flops, which would be much more polite to my feet. I had seen a new and used bookstore when I had gone to Vodafone, and, alone in a new place, … Continue reading

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