August 15, 2020
Growing up in Doohoma
Nestled on the North West Coast of Ireland is a little village called Doohoma in County Mayo and the place I call home. This peninsula is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean and some of the most incredible natural beauty on the West coast of Ireland. There are very few spots that do not have breathtaking views of the ocean and the surrounding hills.
I grew up in this village in the 1960s and ’70s. It is a small fishing and farming community which has changed considerably since I grew up. My Father owned a mixed farm which provided all our food from milk to fresh meat and poultry. … Read the rest