Win a Free Copy of “Death on Clare Island”

Win Bundle of Over 50 Books I am excited to say I’ve contributed “Death on Clare Island: A County Mayo Cozy Mystery” the first book in the Star O’Brien, amateur sleuth, series to a book giveaway this week. The contest begins this morning at 10:00 a.m. and ends on May 12. Winners of the giveaway,Continue reading “Win a Free Copy of “Death on Clare Island””

Meet me in Westport, County Mayo

I’ve been dreaming of gathering Star O’Brien fans together for a trip to County Mayo, Ireland and a visit to many of the places in the series. But alas travel to the Emerald Isle is still not recommended by the CDC. So since we cannot make a trip to County Mayo right now, I haveContinue reading “Meet me in Westport, County Mayo”

Do you know about Tochar-Phadraig and Saint Patrick?

If you’ve never heard of Saint Patrick and the Pilgrim’s Path (Tochar-Phadraig in Irish), then you need to head over to Mairead’s Irish American Mom website and read my guest post today: https://www.irishamericanmom.com/the-pilgrim-path-or-tochar-phadraig/. I’m grateful and thrilled to be on Mairead’s award winning web site. The site is filled with lots of information about IrishContinue reading “Do you know about Tochar-Phadraig and Saint Patrick?”

A Spud Recipe for St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day is just around the corner. You may be thinking of making corned beef and cabbage. But have you considered your potato side dish? Well, look no more because I have a “champ” for you to make. Yes, that’s right there’s a potato dish called “champ”. It is also called “poundies” (I wonderContinue reading “A Spud Recipe for St. Patrick’s Day”