The Wild Geese's Blog – December 2014 Archive (15)

The Wild Geese Top Ten in 2014

A.D. 2014 has been a magnificent year for The Wild Geese Irish Social Network.  As this year draws to a close, we thought it would be interesting to compile the most popular articles and videos from the community.  Depending on how new you are to The Wild Geese…

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Added by The Wild Geese on December 28, 2014 at 8:30am — No Comments

This Week in the History of the Irish: December 28 - January 3

WGT photo by Joe Gannon

Carriganuss Castle, an O'Sullivan castle just outside of Glengariff

CÉADAOIN -- On December 31, 1602, Dónall O'Sullivan Beare and his clan…

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Added by The Wild Geese on December 27, 2014 at 7:55pm — No Comments

This Week in the History of the Irish: December 21 - December 27

Linen Hall Library

A 17th century portrait of Hugh O'Neill, Earl of Tyrone.

CÉADAOIN -- On December 24, 1601,…

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Added by The Wild Geese on December 20, 2014 at 7:30pm — No Comments

Watch: Irish Christmas Gifts Drawing

On Thursday, December 18th, 2014,…

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Added by The Wild Geese on December 17, 2014 at 9:30am — 10 Comments

Free 'Reveille' Subscription: The Third Winner Is...

Reveille Magazine, is Ireland's ONLY Military History Magazine.

Reveille presents Ireland's military story by bringing you eyewitness accounts from veterans, travelling to military heritage sites, and exploring the past with Ireland's leading Living History groups.…

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Added by The Wild Geese on December 17, 2014 at 7:30am — 2 Comments

This Week in the History of the Irish: December 14 - December 20

MÁIRT -- On Dec. 16, 1971, soldier and politician General Richard Mulcahy (left) died in Dublin. Mulcahy was born in Waterford. After being educated in the Christian Brothers schools, Richard went to work for the postal service, like his father before him. He was a member of the Gaelic League and joined the Irish…

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Added by The Wild Geese on December 13, 2014 at 6:00pm — No Comments

Irish Christmas Songs and Stories in the Virtual Síbín

[Below is a link to a recording of an interactive broadcast of Irish Christmas songs and stories, part of TheWildGeese.Irish Sibin series of discussions and…

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Added by The Wild Geese on December 8, 2014 at 8:30am — 10 Comments

This Week in the History of the Irish: December 7 - December 13

The executioner of King Louis XVI shows the head of the King of France to the crowd. The king -- and Tipperary native William Bulkely -- were only two of the thousands of victims of the French Revolution's "Reign of Terror."…

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Added by The Wild Geese on December 7, 2014 at 1:00pm — No Comments

'Christmas Flavors' Challenge

Wild Geese Irish Heritage Partner Margaret Johnson recently shared recipes from her latest cookbook,…

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Added by The Wild Geese on December 4, 2014 at 6:30am — No Comments

Free Printable Irish Christmas Cards

Fancy sending an Irish greeting this Christmas?  Simply click on the image you like to open a PDF file, and then print the card on your home printer!

"Nollaig Shona" translates to "Happy Christmas" in the Irish language.…

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Added by The Wild Geese on December 3, 2014 at 10:30am — No Comments

Irish Cooking for Dummies

Do you love to cook, or do you find the kitchen to be a challenge wrapped in an enigma?  Either way you’ll love our upcoming feature: Irish Cooking for Dummies!

Watch the hangout in The Wild Geese Virtual Síbín as renowned cookbook author and culinary guru Margaret Johnson (above left) as she coaches professional "cooking dummy" Kelly O’Rourke (above right) through one of her…

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Added by The Wild Geese on December 1, 2014 at 4:30pm — 2 Comments

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