Hide and Seek in Powerscourt Gardens - H Crawford/CrawCrafts Beasties

The Gardens of Powerscourt

Last week, when we left Paddy and Plunkett, they were halfway around the wonderful gardens at Powerscourt Estate, just south of Dublin in Co. Wicklow. They've seen a lot already... ...But there's still plenty left for curious Beasties to explore! Let's join them as they're taking a breather in the peaceful environs of the arboretum. … Continue reading The Gardens of Powerscourt

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To The Manor Born – Beasties at Powerscourt!

Hello there Beastie friends! Well, after a quick new Beastie pit stop last week, we're back on the road with Paddy and Plunkett. Despite the very obvious appeal of sticking around in that cosy cottage at the Logan Fish Pond, the adventurous pair have moved on... And apparently hopped a couple of rungs up the … Continue reading To The Manor Born – Beasties at Powerscourt!

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Paddy, Plunkett and the Fish Pond

Wait a second... FISH POND? I thought the boys were off to Senegal! Apparently not. They were all set to go, but as they headed down the coast, they were won over to the idea of a quiet day at the seaside. Then... "Hey, what's that weird-looking building in among the rocks?" Once again, the … Continue reading Paddy, Plunkett and the Fish Pond

Paddy at the Lighthouse - H Crawford/CrawCrafts Beasties

To The Lighthouse!

Hello there Beastie people! After last week's visit with a new Beastie, we're back on the road with Paddy and Plunkett... And it's certainly nice and sunny wherever they are today! It seems the locals are pleasant, too. We all know about how well Beasties and cats get on, and the boys can really get … Continue reading To The Lighthouse!

Paddy, Ready to Tackle Velocity 2 - H Crawford/CrawCrafts Beasties

Me, You… And Velocity 2!

Well hello there, Beastie friends! It's lucky you're here... After the emotional highs and lows of last week's post, Paddy and Plunkett are squeezing in one more adventure in Wales before heading for home. And where are they today, I wonder? Looks nice and peaceful, doesn't it? But just as Plunkett is unwrapping his sandwiches … Continue reading Me, You… And Velocity 2!

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Paddy and Plunkett – The Railway Less Travelled

Well, after a quick New Beastie break last week, the boys are back... And this time they've left the island of Anglesey and headed to the Welsh mainland to explore Snowdonia! Oh yes, and guess how they're travelling? That's right, it wouldn't be a Paddy and Plunkett day out if they weren't wreaking havoc on … Continue reading Paddy and Plunkett – The Railway Less Travelled

Plunkett in the Seahorse Nursery - Sea Zoo - H Crawford/CrawCrafts Beasties

Paddy And Plunkett – Save the Sea!

Welcome back to the watery depths of Anglesea Sea Zoo! The fish all look happy today... But Paddy and Plunkett were in a bit of a pickle when we left them last week! Fortunately, I was getting all alarmed over nothing... Turns out that this rather large octopus is a big fan of the boys, … Continue reading Paddy And Plunkett – Save the Sea!

Under the Sea in Anglesey!

Hello, Beastie friends! We're joining Paddy and Plunkett again today, for an adventure with a bit more of an aquatic theme than last week's! To set the scene, we'll meet up with the boys at the tidal race in the Menai Strait... And what's this? A rare photobombing by Plunkett?The Menai Strait is the narrow … Continue reading Under the Sea in Anglesey!

Blue Rocks at Parys Mountain - H Crawford/CrawCrafts Beasties

Paddy, Plunkett and Parys Mountain

You know, a girl could find herself getting a little jealous of Paddy and Plunkett. It seems like the woolly twosome only just got back from their trip to Scotland... And then the next thing I know, I'm getting more photos from another away trip! This time, they've headed further south, and ended up in … Continue reading Paddy, Plunkett and Parys Mountain

A Father's Day Beastie Family - CrawCrafts Beasties

A Monster Father’s Day!

Hey there Beastie friends! Sorry about the slight delay in transmission (again!)... It's been another busy week, and it seems like it's always my internet time that takes the hit when there's a deadline to meet! But don't let this slip fool you - I'm still super excited to welcome another new member of the … Continue reading A Monster Father’s Day!