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The Truth about The Clover

The Truth about The Clover

Posted by Breeda Cronin Holmes on Aug 18th 2018

“Excuse me, Miss? Don’t you think it is odd that there are only three-leaf clovers here and no four-leaf clovers?”(Insert sounds of glass breaking and tires screeching here)This was a very innocent q … read more
5 Things You Didn't Know About the Claddagh Ring

5 Things You Didn't Know About the Claddagh Ring

Posted by Breeda Cronin Holmes on Aug 7th 2018

When it comes to Irish heritage and culture, there are few symbols as iconic as the Claddagh ring. We have adorned our fingers, ears and necks with gorgeous pieces of Claddagh jewelry for generation … read more
There's a Bit of Ireland Nestled There Still. . .

There's a Bit of Ireland Nestled There Still. . .

Posted by Breeda Cronin Holmes on Aug 6th 2018

*This post was originally published on IrishAmericanMommy.com on March 11, 2017“Shop Ireland at home. . . “ – John J. Croninnostalgia – a wistful desire to return in thought or in fact to a former t … read more
An Immigrant's Thanksgiving

An Immigrant's Thanksgiving

Posted by Breeda Cronin Holmes on Aug 6th 2018

*Originally published on IrishAmericanMommy.com on November 26, 2016Up until a few years ago Thanksgiving always felt a little weird for me. I use the word “weird” because something about it always … read more