The Rock

Sunday evening we returned to The Rock, a pub in Leenaun, County Galway, which holds a session from 6:30 to 9:30 on Sundays in the summertime. It was last Sunday we arrived at 6:15, but the session did not begin… [more]

Reminiscence Therapy

If you suffer from dementia in the Netherlands, you have the option to relocate to a “dementia village” which are gated communities for those who suffer from this disease. You live with three or four others in small houses that… [more]

Hillary’s Hydrangeas

Croagh Patrick marks County Mayo as the storied Ben Bulben does County Sligo. Coming home from Louisburgh on the Coast Road the perspective on the holy mountain is entirely different than if you were returning from Leenaune and seeing the… [more]