Well, it's a bit of a weird St Patrick's Day in Dublin this year. Because of the ongoing Covid-19 containment measures, there's no parade or St Patrick's Festival, and the guidelines are to stay in and work from home if we possibly can. So, over the weekend, I brought some stuff home from my studio, … Continue reading Beastie St Patrick’s Day!
Hey there Beastie peeps! The weekend is very nearly here, so that means it's time for another peek behind the scenes here at Beastie Towers... And this week, it's all about community! As some of you may already know, I recently started teaching knitting classes at my local yarn store, The Constant Knitter. It's a … Continue reading Friday Social #3 – Community Crafting!
Hello everybody, and happy Friday to you all! It's been all go here in Beastie Towers. Earlier in the week, I had a birthday... I was *cough* 29! (Again) And I hope none of you are hungry, because I celebrated with THESE. Thanks, Boyfriend! Did someone say "birthday doughnuts"? Oooh, go on then! 😋 @OffbeatDonuts … Continue reading Friday Social #2
Everyone's Irish today... Or so I hear! And I thought this might be a nice excuse to revisit some of my favourite Barróg Beastie* pics from the past year. But, for a little bit of Paddy's Day fun, it's up to you to decide who is the most Irish Irish Beastie of them all - … Continue reading Happy St Patrick’s Day!
Here's wishing all our BeastieBuddies a very happy St Patrick's Day! Hopefully you'll get a chance to raise a glass (or at least a mug of strong tea) sometime today to celebrate all things Irish... Sláinte!
...So Explorer Beastie and I could hardly wait to get outside and enjoy some unexpected sun yesterday afternoon! And with St Patrick's Day coming up next week, where better to hang out than in St Patrick's Park? The park is right beside St Patrick's Cathedral, so you really can't miss it... The Cathedral's tall spire … Continue reading Spring Has Sprung in Dublin…
I woke up this morning to find my street closed to traffic and overrun with people in leprechaun costumes. Must be St Patrick's Day, then! My building is actually on the parade route, so the Beasties and I had front-row seats for the whole show. Since Explorer Beastie still isn't back, I thought I'd let … Continue reading Happy St Patrick’s Day!