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Thursday, December 16, 2021|

Photo was taken yesterday at Coláiste Pobail Bheanntraí (Bantry Community College), West Cork (Irl)

‘Spiritual Dawn’

Friday, November 19, 2021|

Photo was taken yesterday morning just after sunrise at Muckross Abbey, Killarney National Park, Co.Kerry (Irl)


Sunday, October 24, 2021|

Photo from the archive was taken last evening at the weir in Ballincollig Regional Park, Co.Cork (Irl)

‘Rolling Hills’

Sunday, October 3, 2021|

In searching for pictures to make up a Prayer Slide Show I came across this lovely picture and I share it with you today.

‘Lucky Kitten’

Tuesday, September 28, 2021|

Photo was taken yesterday at Coláiste Pobail Bheanntraí (Bantry Community College), West Cork (Irl)

‘Every Flower Matters’

Sunday, September 12, 2021|

Photo was taken by a beekeeping friend of mine Denis McCarthy. The photo got first prize in a photography competition and you can see why it stood out as a winner

‘Divine View’

Thursday, September 2, 2021|

I particularly like the photo I shared yesterday and I am sharing it again today. The photo was taken at Mushera Mountain, near St. John's Well, Millstreet, Co.Cork (Irl)
It is a place of great beauty with lots of different walks to choose from. It is also a place to just rest and take it easy with lots of picnic tables, all with lovely views. The local St John's well is also a spiritual place of pilgrimage with visitors coming all year round.

Summer Break

Saturday, August 14, 2021|

I am currently on my summer break and this website will return on Sunday August 15th. I hope you also get a chance for a nice break too. James

Summer Break

Friday, August 13, 2021|

I am currently on my summer break and this website will return on Sunday August 15th. I hope you also get a chance for a nice break too. James

‘Will You Go Out With Me?!!!’

Friday, July 16, 2021|

Photo from the archive was taken at the RDS, Dublin (Irl) Those were the good old days when we didn't have to wear masks! Hopefully those days will return too in the near future.

‘Time Out’

Monday, July 5, 2021|

This beautiful close up photo of a dragonfly was taken by by Gabriela Piwowarska from Pixabay

‘Afternoon Siesta!’

Sunday, June 6, 2021|

I took this photo 10 years ago at Fota Wildlife Park, near Cobh, Co.Cork (Irl)
Due to Covid 19 restrictions I haven't gone back there in the last two years but I hope to make a return visit during the summer months. It is always such a lovely place to visit.

‘Summer Colour’

Saturday, May 29, 2021|

The roses are coming into flower. It has been a long cold spring but at last our gardens are coming into full colour

‘Not Going Anywhere!’

Tuesday, April 27, 2021|

Sorry I am am late with the upload this morning. I am resharing this photo again for today and put a new one up tomorrow. I hope you have a good Tuesday. God bless
This photo was taken over the weekend near Rathmore, Co.Kerry (Irl)

‘A Cork Smile!’

Saturday, April 24, 2021|

Photo from the archive was taken 10 years ago outside the English Market, Cork (Irl)
With Queen Elizabeth turning 95 during the week, I thought it was appropriate to share this photo from the archive of her visit to Cork 10 years ago.

‘We’re Best Friends!

Monday, April 19, 2021|

Photo from the archive 10 years ago was taken at Tooreenbawn, Millstreet, Co.Cork (Irl)
This photo has got a good reaction so I am resharing!!

‘Not Easy’

Tuesday, March 23, 2021|

A vendor pushes his balloon-laden bike through Kabul in Afghanistan looking for customers
Photo by Muhammed Muheisen/AP


Tuesday, March 16, 2021|

Photo from the archive was taken near Tramore, Co.Waterford (Irl) Looking at this memory from over 10 years ago, reminded me how so few planes we see in the skies these days due to restricted air travel.


Saturday, March 13, 2021|

(I am repeating this photo again today. Many liked the power and energy of the sea and the wave crashing over the rock)
Photo was taken yesterday afternoon near Bantry, West Cork (Irl)

‘Racetrack Reflections’

Saturday, March 6, 2021|

After recent flooding at the end of February I dug deep into the archive to pull out this photo to share today. It was taken back in 2008.
The picture was taken on the Mallow/Killarney road, near Mallow, Co.Cork (Irl)

‘February Sunset’

Friday, February 26, 2021|

(I am resharing this photo that I took on Wednesday evening)
Photo was taken at 6pm at Tullig, Millstreet, Co.Cork looking across at Clara Mountain

‘Snow Wall’

Tuesday, February 23, 2021|

The photograph of the snow-dusted Mourne Wall vanishing into the mist just draws the viewer in.

‘Valentine’s Day’

Monday, February 15, 2021|

Yesterday was Valentine's Day. I hope your day went well. I share again my thoughts on the day it was before we begin to move onto Pancake Tuesday (Shrove Tuesday) tomorrow

‘Time Out’

Saturday, February 6, 2021|

I really like this photo of the robin and I am resharing it againg today. Photo was taken at Fota Gardens (before the lockdown), near Cobh, Co.Cork (Irl)

‘Candlemas Day’

Tuesday, February 2, 2021|

Today we celebrate Candlemas Day. It is also a day to celebrate your light and the difference your light makes each day.

‘Happy St Brigid’s Day’

Monday, February 1, 2021|

The St Brigid's Cross is so symbolic of St Brigid's Day. It is also a sign of hope during difficult times. We ask her many blessings on us today.

‘In Between’

Wednesday, January 20, 2021|

It's great to share some really good professional photographs and today's one is by Nordin Seruyan

‘A Mice Time Out!’

Saturday, January 16, 2021|

This photo can only be described as delightful. The photo was issued by the Durham Wildlife Trust of a harvest mouse. The rare rodent has seen a resurgence in numbers in recent years. Photo by the Press Association

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