I have neglected blogging here lately, but am trying to get back into the swing of things. One of the first steps to blogging more often is to not feel intimidated by what needs to be posted. Not every post needs to be a lengthy prose on the finer points of brunch in Cork or... Continue Reading →
One of the most whimsical elements of Halloween in West Cork is in the town of Leap. Residents decorate with the spirit of the holiday for their annual Leap Scarecrow Festival Here are photos from the town last October. Which is your favorite?
Each year as the leaves have fallen and the Jack O'Lanterns appear, the Cork Zombie Walk takes place in the city centre. This annual tradition, in spite of the macabre nature, is good spirited and fun-loving. The 2017 Cork Zombie Walk takes place TODAY starting at Three Fools Coffee at 5pm. Here is the event... Continue Reading →
Last night, we celebrated Halloween at the Cork City Gaol. I dressed in a psychedelic 70s-style dress with big earrings, pink tights, brown go-go boots, and a vintage pink plastic necklace. Conor wore a suit and went as "the man". There were some amazing costumes and the food and atmosphere made it a true celebration.... Continue Reading →