Thank you very much to everyone who voted for me; it looks like all that pestering paid off.Read more "I’m a Finalist!"
Just a reminder that Public Voting for the Irish Blog Awards begins today. I’m just thrilled to be shortlisted, of course. It’s very exciting. The vote will be open until September 21st. You can vote here if you’re interested. Many thanks. #bloggies2015Read more "Blog Awards Ireland Voting Opens"
I’m not saying you have to vote for me or anything like that.Read more "Blog Ireland Awards Shortlist Announced"
This is another old post that I am reposting to celebrate making the longlist for the Irish Blog Awards. Seeing as I am in the Diaspora category, it seems appropriate to include a post about being an Irish emigrant. Mostly it involves tea. The original story is here. The Irish Times ebook mentioned in the […]Read more "Ireland and Me"
The Fluff is Raging has made the longlist for this year’s Irish Blog Awards. It’s a wonderful honour just to be nominated; to make longlist is great, especially when there are so many other great blogs out there. The blog is nominated in the Diaspora category. Congratulations to fellow longlisted Irish bloggers 746 Books, Women […]Read more "IRISH BLOG AWARDS 2015"
Classic movie lovers: there’s a great blogathon coming up. The 1947 Blogathon runs July 13th – 15th. Co-hosted by bloggers Karen at Shadows and Satin and Kristina at Speakeasy, anyone can participate. You can write about any film as long as it was released between January 1st and December 31st, 1947. I’ll be writing about […]Read more "Announcing the 1947 Movie Blogathon"
it’s March! Reading Ireland Month is here! Reading Ireland Month a.k.a. The Begorrathon 2015 begins today, March 1st and runs until the end of the month. Cathy at 746 Books and I will be hosting a month of Irish cultural posts all month long. Grab the pin for your blog and link back your Irish-themed posts […]Read more "The Begorrathon 2015 Begins! Reading Ireland Month Runs All March"
Maybe you’d like to write about how reading Peig’s autobiography ruined your adolescenceRead more "The Begorrathon … and on and on: Ireland Month is Almost Here!"
One act of compassion can make a difference. A thousand acts of compassion can make a BIG difference. With that in mind today, February 20th, 1000 Voices for Compassion will speak up for kindness and caring. Today is World Day of Social Justice as declared by the General Assembly of the United Nations. Can you have […]Read more "Bloggers For Compassion"
C.S. Lewis was born in BelfastRead more "April is the bloggiest month UPDATE!! Now more Irish!"