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Beef and Stout Stew With Carrots and Herbed Baby New Potatoes

Today’s meal is a great alternative to the traditional Sunday roast. As it is a Sunday (and still wet and cold in Manchester!), I decided a warm, rich and meaty stew was definitely in order! 131 more words

Home Cook

03-29-2015 Journal–The Baby Has Arrived!

The waiting is finally over and we welcomed a new family member yesterday. A 10.4 pound little boy with mother and son doing fine.  I think now my better-half and I can finally get our lives  back to something close to normal again. 284 more words

Just Saying

In the Lands of Bagpipes and Four Leaf Clovers

I spent six days this week on a whirlwind trip to Dublin, Edinburgh, and Glasgow. It was a great trip, so let’s jump right in. 2,532 more words

Ireland: Day 3 & 4

March 14th & 15th, 2015

We saved the last two days of our Irish adventure to explore the streets of Dublin. At least a couple days are needed in order to see the city, especially if you visit Temple Bar in the evenings for some live music and a Guinness or two and end up sleeping in a bit later than planned the next morning, not that we would know from fist hand experience or anything. 1,213 more words


Flashback Friday #FBF

For this blog I figured I would do a little flashback Friday, #FBF for those of you that are social media friendly, and what better way to do that than by taking a trip down memory lane with some alcohol advertisements from when we were younger and still unfamiliar to what alcohol was. 310 more words


The miracle of Rick Steves

“I don’t understand how you can possibly take just a carry-on sized bag for two weeks in Europe.” my sister said to me on Monday.  “I just need too much stuff!” 796 more words


Dublin And Dublin

Me: What’s the biggest city in Ireland?

You: I don’t know

Me: Dublin

You: Oh right…

Me: Do you know why?

You: Why?

Me: Because it keeps Dublin and Dublin. 249 more words