Category Archives: Truly Irish

48 Hours in Donegal and Fermanagh

A few weeks ago, Michael and I hopped in the car on Friday night for a little excursion to County Donegal and County Fermanagh, neither of which either of us had spent any real time in – except at the … Continue reading

Posted in Exploring Ireland, Travels, Truly Irish, Uncategorized | 1 Comment

The Tiniest Irish Post Office

I’m still going through photos from my travels last week, but I thought we’d all get a kick out of this little sneak peek. How about the tiniest Irish post office you ever did see? Just inland from the cliffs … Continue reading

Posted in Exploring Ireland, Travels, Truly Irish, Uncategorized | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Irish Yogurt with Blackberry Jam

You know what Ireland has done to me? It has spoiled me for any dairy products – butter, milk, yogurt, all of it. And there’s something that happens when the dairy products are so delicious. Somehow it means you need less sugar … Continue reading

Posted in Baking, Truly Irish, Uncategorized | 1 Comment

A Podcast about Delightful Dublin on Irish Fireside

Happy Friday, friends! What a short week in the land of From China Village, but we’re ending it with a bang! This morning, I woke up to an email from my friend Corey at Irish Fireside to say that the podcast … Continue reading

Posted in Dublin, Truly Irish, Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Dublin in the Details

On my way home from Dublin’s city centre today, the sky was blue and the sun was shining warmly (and unseasonably) on my back. I stopped to snap a photo of this black lamp post against the autumn-blue sky. They’re almost … Continue reading

Posted in Dublin, One Day in Dublin, Truly Irish | Leave a comment

Six Super Reasons to Fall in Love with Dublin

Happy Friday, friends! If you’re in Dublin, I hope you’re out in the city enjoying one of my favorite nights of the year – Culture Night. It’s the best buzz the city has all year. If you’re not, and you’re … Continue reading

Posted in Dublin, Exploring Ireland, Truly Irish | Leave a comment

Dublin City Bridges Tote from Clover Rua

I had been wanting to take a few photos with my new Dublin Bridges tote from Clover Rua for months now. In fact, I carried it and my camera to church six times, since our church is near the Liffey and … Continue reading

Posted in Dublin, Truly Irish | Leave a comment

Welcome to Delightful Dublin

Well, today is the day, friends! The Delightful Dublin guidebook is live and ready for the world! Julie and I have worked hard to make sure it is useful and beautiful, inspiring and informative. It is packed with beautiful photographs … Continue reading

Posted in Dublin, Exploring Ireland, One Day in Dublin, Styled in Ireland, Truly Irish | 6 Comments

Truly Irish / Bog Standard Candles

I was on the lookout for a friend’s birthday present (happy birthday, Rachael!) and I was so pleased when I happened upon these sweet candles while I was giving a tour the other day. Their lovely packaging with those floral illustrations … Continue reading

Posted in Dublin, Exploring Ireland, Irish Artists and Makers, Truly Irish, Uncategorized | 1 Comment

A Delightful Dublin Preview a Happy Weekend!

  Happy Friday, everyone! Do you have nice plans for the weekend? I gave a walking tour this afternoon and got drenched (my first soggy Vayable tour!), so I’m working on warming up before we spend the weekend puttering around … Continue reading

Posted in Dublin, Exploring Ireland, Truly Irish | 3 Comments