Month: June 2015

Free GP Care for under 6s in Ireland, where to register & check if your GP participates

Hi all, If you haven’t heard it yet, the Irish government has introduced Free GP( General practitioner) care for children under 6. This is great news! With the GP Visit Card Under 6s your child will get free GP visits, assessments at age 2 and 5 and care for children with asthma from July 1st 2015. …

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Picnic at Kiltartan Gregory Museum followed by re-opening of Thoor Ballylee

Hi all, I admit, it’s been a while I dressed up, but I had great fun sourcing my Victorian clothes for the Picnic at The Kiltartan Gregory Museum in Co. Galway earlier today. As I mentioned in my previous post , I wanted to go to the Picnic at Kiltartan Gregory Museum, and as they wanted …

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Yeats ‘s activities around Galway this weekend

Hi all, This weekend there will be hive of activity around the 150th anniversary of the birth of William Butler Yeats.  I was at the park during the weekend, and sat on a bench, overlooking the scenery, it was absolutely beautiful! The below tree, better known as the autograph tree, is located in Coole Park, where …

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ColgaFC World cup at Kilcornan

Hi all, I am becoming a frequent visitor to the pitch at Kilcornan , as that’s where my eldest son trains with ColgaFC. I was there again last Saturday, as ColgaFC had their yearly World Cup competition. On my way to the pitch it was absolutely lashing and wasn’t really looking forward to get drenched, but by …

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The Song of Wandering Aengus, read at O’Sullivan’s Hotel in Gort, Co. Galway

Hi all, When I was at the Auction at Yeat’s tower last sunday, I heard about the initiative from Yeats Galway 2015 to read a Yeat’s Poem a day at O’Sullivan’s hotel in Gort, Co. Galway during the month of June. Maybe instead of an apple a day keeps the doctor away, a poem a day keeps …

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Thoor Ballylee auction, Castle to be reopenend 13th of June 2015

Dear Readers, I am just back from a great event which was held at Thoor Ballylee, which is located (almost) around the corner from where I live.     The event was organized by the Yeats Thoor Ballylee Society and consisted of an auction that started at the rooftop of the castle, and continued inside. We were also …

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