Choirland (Why Didn’t I Come Up With That???)…

Hey, ya’ll–if you’re curious as to what exactly we sounded like singing in Oireland, here’s a video snippet of our impromptu performance at Kylemore Abbey:

Also, here’s an article from my university’s website where you can read all about it:

http://news.wfu.edu/2014/03/31/choirland/

[Le Sigh] Just take me back already…

By the way, in the video, the girl waaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaay in the left-hand corner is me, :-)…

Touring Oireland: Day 3…

…Oh, what a glorious day it was here in Oireland–the sun was out and everything!!…It just made my little outing that more lovely, :-)…

You see, today we had another excursion–this time, we went to the Connemara region of County Galway…One of the things that Connemara is famous for is its beautiful, jade-colored marble, which is often used in jewelry and figurines–something that definitely makes for good presents [hint, hint, Mommy and Aunties, :-)]…

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…Different shades of marble found throughout Ireland…

After seeing the precious stone, we headed towards Kylemore Abbey…The Abbey’s grounds consist of a main castle, 13, 000 acres of landscape (including walled, Victorian gardens), and a small, Neo-Gothic chapel… Continue reading