Why I want to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Ireland

   Today is St. Patrick’s Day. One of the items on my bucket list to is visit Ireland during  St. Patrick’s holiday celebration. In Ireland, the St. Patrick’s holiday is typically celebrated over a 4-5 day period. There are many exhibits to enjoy, including: a parade, a fair, a craft beer and food market and more.Continue reading “Why I want to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Ireland”

The Magic of Blarney Castle

    The Blarney Castle is a really great place to visit when you are in Ireland. Located at the top of the castle is the Blarney Stone. The story goes that if you kiss the stone you will receive the gift of the gab. This is a such a fun tradition and I think that it should definitelyContinue reading “The Magic of Blarney Castle”

The Legend of Giant’s Causeway

    I was lucky to have had the opportunity to visit the Giant’s Causeway when I was in Ireland. Let me tell you, it’s breathtaking! The Irish are amazing storytellers and I’m fascinated by legends, folklore and myths.  When you visit you can listen to the story of how the Giant’s Causeway came to be.Continue reading “The Legend of Giant’s Causeway”

Why I enjoy black and white photography

        There is something captivating and raw about a black and white photo. Stripping out the colour compels you to really focus on the angles, shadows and tones. This can increase the impact and make the photo stronger. I think there is a bit of magic with black and white images. It can affectContinue reading “Why I enjoy black and white photography”