Tag Archives: “I Am of Ireland”

St. Patrick’s Day, Part 5

After giving it some serious thought, I decided to break away from my planned post today and instead do another set of recipes, this time for a “Full Breakfast” or “Full Irish Breakfast” along with suggestions of how to do … Continue reading

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Review for Master of Paradise

Title:       Master of Paradise Author:  Virginia Henley Length:  About 300 pages Price:     About 4.99 for the e-book General Plot:  Nicholas Peacock should inherit a huge estate and a title in England, but when his father died suddenly, … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day, part 4

It’s recipe Friday again today and for today’s post, I want to share with you the recipes I use for my St. Patrick’s Day meal for my own family, the infamous Corned Beef and cabbage and then Irish Soda Bread. … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day, Part 2

This should have gone up yesterday for my usual recipe Friday and also just my usual blogging day but somehow this week has deteriorated.  I’ll still do the drawing right after this posts and let whoever won the stickers know. … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day: Part 1

Okay, I admit it!  I’m giving in to temptation.  I tried and tried to wait until next week so that I could legitimately say we only had a month to St. Patrick’s Day, but finally it just got to be … Continue reading

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A Surfeit of Riches: Reading in this New Age of Books

Mondays I try to post tips for readers and writers, but I’ve noticed that lately it’s been mostly writing tips because I did my genealogical series.  So today, I’m focusing on just readers.  Of course, a lot of writers are … Continue reading

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Garlic and Herb Dublin Bay Prawns

It’s Friday again and that means another recipe.  I was thinking about  posting something different today, and I decided to head into the realm of seafood.  Being that Ireland is an island, I am sure you are not bowled over … Continue reading

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Review for “The Fragrance of her Name”

Title:  The Fragrance of her Name Author:  Marcia Lynn McClure Length:  372  pages Price:  About 3.00 for an e-book, 17.95 in paperback because it’s not in print currently.  Could find it cheaper, I’m sure. General Plot:  Lauryn Kennsington met “The … Continue reading

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Genealogical Sources for Writers, part 4

Well, today is my last day of posting about genealogical sources for a while, although I’m likely to do more eventually.   My class starts next week and I just got an e-mail from Savvy Authors saying that I have … Continue reading

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Irish Culture Part 1: Step dancing

Today I wanted to share a bit of Irish dancing to give you a hint of  Irish culture.  My daughter has done Irish step dancing for seven years and  I thought it would be fun share with you some various … Continue reading

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