Shanore News

Musings, ramblings and thought provoking articles from our team of talented writers - all views expressed are their own!

Starry Starry Night

Stars are ever abundant depending on where you look  You can see them in artwork in many different forms, aside from celebrity types.  There are also the astral types you see in the skies at nighttime and of course the kinds that sometimes adorn jewelry. When I think of stars, I immediately remember the painting […]

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Live from Slane Castle

We have already established that Ireland is the epitome of music and history. Combine them both and you have an amazing mixture in Slane Castle which has been used as a musical venue since 1981. However, before this time, Slane Castle has been so much more. Located in the town of Slane Ireland, Slane Castle […]

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Have a Cup O’ Tea

Nothing is nicer or sweeter than the innocence of being a child when you can explore the stories of folklore and fables that are meant to fascinate and delight. Now as an adult we can still enjoy these stories at tea time with friends and family. Ireland has many famous fables and folklore legends. One […]

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January Giveaway: Win a Silver Claddagh Twist Rope Design

This giveaway is now over. The winner of the January giveaway is Kim Enwright. Congratulations Kim, and thanks to all those that took part this month. The February giveaway will be starting very soon. Keep posted! We’ve got great news for this January’s giveaway and that is that we will be giving away a Silver Claddagh […]

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A Traditional Irish Christmas

Unlike in America, a traditional Irish Christmas typically lasts for about two weeks whereas ours is much longer. There are many traditions carried on in Ireland that signify what is believed to be a customary Christmas. Some are the same in America, however, some are uniquely different. Midnight mass is extremely popular in Ireland and it is […]

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