Hurricane Ophelia has arrived

Today was a strange day. I had to admit that was my first Red Weather Alert on national level. So far, we got away with the worst of it I think. It is dark outside, the wind is howling and the rain is rattling on the roof but I believe here in Galway we got…

The Hidden Lake

There is this fantastic place tucked deep into Newvillage Woods. We call it THE HIDDEN LAKE because if you don’t know it is there it just pops out of nowhere between the trees. It is the most amazing site. Only 1 hour and a 1/2 walk from Oughterard if you feel like walking one gorgeous day. I am…

Galway sunset

Last night I had a change of scenery, instead of the forest I walked the city 

Autumn wonders

Sometimes it is necessary to grab the camera and escape in the garden. You never know what you can find 😍🍁🍃🐕🐈

Photographer’s worst nightmare

Do you know what is photographer’s worst nightmare? Well, not being able to take photographs of course. Today the weather was really bad and stormy when I went out to walk the dogs and I decided to leave my camera and even my phone at home. Bad, bad decision. I regretted it all the time…

Anniversary post

Apparently it’s been 3 years since I started my WordPress blog, so we have ourselves a little anniversary here on WordPress and they keep score(I got a message :roll:)!!!  So to celebrate, here is a little something from Fairybridge cottage 🌸🐹🏡 Happy Anniversary to me!! 🌸😍😝:)

That summer feeling

Images by © Annie Japaud Photography, walking the wild roads of Connemara in the heat of the summer

NeverNever alone 

No matter what I do I aways have two constant shadows behind me or some times I chase after them 🐕:)😍 My boxer dogs are my constant companions and don’t you forget the cats as well!!

Aughnanure castle

Did you know that today is the first Wednesday of the month which means admission to all OPW Heritage Sites (with the exception of Kilmainham Gaol) is FREE!!?? I was amazed to find out that we have… Source: Aughnanure castle