Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day – Shenanigans & Shamrocks

What is it about St. Patrick’s Day that for at least one day of the year every man/woman and their dog needs to demonstrate their Irishness? It does not matter how tenuous the link to the Emerald Isle or how deeply the green spandex is buried in the drawer it will be dragged out for this one day. Part of …

Thanksgiving – Reasons to be Thankful Pt1

If you live on the Moon the rest of us will excuse you for not knowing it is Thanksgiving in the United States this week. Frifotos the social media phenomenon on twitter where people post images which fit with a specific theme is this week unsurprisingly entitled “thankful.” Taking a look through my own photograph collection for suitable images it …