Four Acorns / Quatre graines de chêne

An hour at the cove / Une heure à la crique

It was a mild, calm, sunny day, at the very start of January. It was our first outing of the...

My new camera / Mon nouvel appareil photo

My new camera / Mon nouvel appareil photo

Look what I found under the Christmas tree! For over a year, I had my eye on this full-frame, mirrorless...

Oh Christmas Tree / Mon Beau Sapin

Oh Christmas Tree / Mon Beau Sapin

‘Daddy, I know where to get a Christmas tree’, said Squirrel as we got in the car for our Advent activity...

Along Strabane’s towpath / Sur le chemin de halage de Strabane

We spent last weekend in Northern Ireland, for it was Grandad’s 75th birthday. On Saturday afternoon, we went out for...

Powerscourt Waterfall in autumn / La cascade de Powerscourt en automne

On Monday, my sister Aline arrived from France with her daughter for a week-long stay. On Tuesday, I showed them...

Camping in the Mourne mountains / En camping dans les montagnes de Mourne

Camping in the Mourne mountains / En camping dans les montagnes de Mourne

If last year’s camping in Co Meath was a load-the-car-and-go kind of trip, this one was a few weeks in the...

Connemara – Tidal time / A marée basse

If Connemara has sometimes a bit of Norway about it, it also looks like a tropical island, with white sand...

Connemara – Between surf and turf / Entre tourbière et mer

Sunday was the day of the Bog Road and the Sky Road. In-between, there was Gurteen Bay. The day started...

Connemara again / Retour au Connemara

I said we would be back for our next Irish getaway… Six months after our stay at the Delphi Adventure...

Hop n’ Hunt at Powerscourt Gardens / Chasse en sac à Powerscourt Gardens

Hop n’ Hunt at Powerscourt Gardens / Chasse en sac à Powerscourt Gardens

The glorious spring sunshine, at last. The hours of wild fun, up the trees and down the hillsides. The thrill...

A Dublin Bay cruise / Croisière en baie de Dublin

For our first family adventure of the year, we took our four little acorns on a boat. On Holy Saturday, we...

Winter sun on the wetlands / Soleil d’hiver sur le marais

‘It is a fantastic day out there!’ said Brian on returning from Sunday karate training with Jedi. And indeed it...