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Posts from the ‘Ireland’ Category

Standby to Dublin

Living for years near Dublin, Ohio, it was time to experience the real deal in Ireland.  With a week to spare after finishing my masters and starting another year of teaching, I knew this travel-charged chica could fit in another trip.  A mere light bulb-over-the-head idea a few weeks prior, it all came to fruition when I was snuggled in my first class seat to Dublin, feeling really lucky. Read more

Third Wheel on The Ring of Kerry

When you’re single, there is no other choice but to embrace being the “third wheel.”  I’d say I’m pretty comfortable, even content rolling with couples.  Luck of the Irish on my side, this past summer, I had the chance to play “plus one” to a pair of Texas natives new to the expat scene in Dublin, Ireland. Read more