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An Irish Summer 3: Ideas and Activities For Parents/Guardians I

When the sun shines The beach: Collect seashells, and coloured glass smoothed by the sea. Check out rock pools for crabs, shrimps and other sea life, fish, build sandcastles and sand sculptures, have picnics, paddle, swim, learn to surf, kayak, canoe, sail, snorkel, etc, walk, run, play soccer, cricket, rounders, volleyball, tennis, etcIn the country:… Continue reading An Irish Summer 3: Ideas and Activities For Parents/Guardians I

An Irish Summer 2: In Children’s Books

Also, see https://eileenmoynihan.wordpress.com/kids-and-teens-fan-club/ When I Was Young... It was my Irish father who introduced me to the books written by Patricia Lynch. She was a writer who wrote in my father's time and mine. One of her best known books is 'The Turf-Cutter's Donkey.' 'Patricia Lynch (1898-1972), children's author, was born in Cork. The family… Continue reading An Irish Summer 2: In Children’s Books

Blossom 2: Developing and growing into something beautiful.

Also, see https://eileenmoynihan.wordpress.com/kids-and-teens-fan-club/ The Old Man Who Made The Trees Blossom A Tale from JapanAs retold by Alton Chung ( Warning: Death of a dog but an uplifting story) Once upon a time, there was a very kind old man and his wife living in a certain village. Next door to them lived a very mean… Continue reading Blossom 2: Developing and growing into something beautiful.