The Irish in America


Ahhhh…April has finally arrived!

I love the month of April. In my opinion, it’s the best month of the year: Spring showers, the start of baseball season, warming temperatures, new life, fresh starts, my birthday…

To celebrate my favorite month, I decided to do something special on the blog. My goal is to share something new each day of the month that I love about Ireland. Might be a person, story, place, poem, photograph, or a song…you will just have to check back each day to see what’s next.

My first choice is obvious, seeing as yesterday was Easter. I guess I still have chocolate bunnies on my mind, because the first thing I thought about was how much I really love…

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Gathering Spotlight III


In this week’s Spotlight, we take a look at one of the most creative Gatherings I have heard of so far – Welcoming Claire to Clare. We also highlight the Aylward Gathering taking place in Waterford this September, and there is a weekend of fun planned in Mallow this Easter. We would also like to share the official invitation to the Sullivan-O’Leary Gathering this June in Bantry.

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