Old Cork City Photos from National Library of Ireland

I love old photos, stories, letters, and anything that offers a glimpse into what life was like for those before us. If you didn't already know, National Library of Ireland has a vast collection of such photographs online! I am including some of Cork in this post. Click on any photo to go to the … Continue reading Old Cork City Photos from National Library of Ireland

Wood Werkin’ It at Benchspace at Cork’s Marina

When David Scannell from Benchspace, a local woodworking workshop in Cork city's Marina center, invited me to participate in a woodworking workshop this past Saturday, I was all for it. I love handcrafting anything and they had no idea that at age 19 I was an assistant woodworking counselor at The Hole In The Wall Gang Camp. … Continue reading Wood Werkin’ It at Benchspace at Cork’s Marina

West Cork Named As Ireland’s Premier Foodie Destination 2017

Restaurants Association Of Ireland Announces Foodie Destinations 2017 Winner, in Association with FDB Insurance – and it's WEST CORK. The Restaurants Association of Ireland is delighted to declare West Cork as the winners of Foodie Destinations 2017. The winner was announced at an event held in the Headfort Arms Hotel in the home of last … Continue reading West Cork Named As Ireland’s Premier Foodie Destination 2017