Day Trip to Dublin Zoo

Having a full uninterrupted weekend available is uncommon so when we have one, we (I) like to make plans, and last weekend we decided to go to Dublin Zoo in Phoenix Park. The last time I went to Dublin Zoo was about 5 years ago and I remember really enjoying…

Festival of Light at Mount Stewart

At a chilly 5 degrees, Saturday night at Mount Stewart’s Festival of Light was not for the unprepared. Wrapped in Winter woolies and sturdy boots we went on an adventure at one of Northern Ireland’s most well-known National Trust sites, Mount Stewart in County Down. I’ve lived in Newtownards for…