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My new playground: the wild west of Ireland

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Just last week I was writing about my veggie garden. Well, I am now miles away from it, having moved a few days ago from the east to the wild west of Ireland (County Kerry). I was warned it is wild. Especially in the winter. As a matter of fact, there is an orange weather alert in effect for today. Woah! Orange only comes before red after all. I guess that's what you get for moving so close to the wild Atlantic.  I had a chance to explore my new backyard in dry and more comfortable weather the first few days I was here....

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I'm looking for a house

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[caption id="attachment_258" align="aligncenter" width="858"] That's me, looking for a house, in County Kerry.[/caption] And this is where my (our) quest took me (us); in County Kerry, in the wild West of Ireland. Well, I'm not alone on this adventure; my man is on it as well. But I'll keep using the first person. Just because. [caption id="attachment_270" align="aligncenter" width="826"] A few sheep, of course.[/caption] As some of you already know, I live in county Wexford, Ireland. Ireland, yeah! When Ireland is mentioned, people will often have this romantic idea of sheep peacefully grazing on endless rolling green hills. A leprechaun might even come running...

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