Irish Wit & Wisdom
- Categories: Irish Blessings , Interesting Stories , Irish Wit & Wisdom , Celtic Legends , Blog , Education , Legends and Folklore , History of IrelandWilliam Butler Yeats, who was born on June 13, 1865, is often regarded as one of the most accomplished poets to come from Ireland. His poetry is deeply ingrained in the national consciousness of Ireland.
- Categories: Irish Traditions , Irish Blessings , Interesting Stories , Irish Wit & Wisdom , Ireland , Blog , Education , Legends and FolkloreSlainté! It’s likely that you’ve already heard of and used this traditional Irish toast at some point. But are you certain that you understand what it implies? Check out our explanation of its meaning, how to pronounce it, and the contexts in which it might be used.
- Categories: Irish Traditions , Irish Jewelry , Irish Wit & Wisdom , Celtic Legends , Celtic Jewelry , St. Valentine's Day
Mo Anam Cara translates loosely as "My Soul Mate" or "My Soul Friend"
Many people believe that the phrase Mo Anam Cara is translates to 'my soul mate' but its accurately translates as 'my soul friend' as anam is the Gaelic word for soul and cara the Gaelic word for friend.
How do you pronounce Mo
- Feb 14 2021
Saint Patrick's Day History and TraditionCategories: Irish Traditions , St. Patricks Day , Celtic Holidays , Irish Wit & Wisdom
As that old saying goes “Everyone is Irish on St. Patrick’s Day“. Saint Patrick’s Day is one of the most popular Irish holidays celebrated world wide by the Irish and non Irish a like. Saint Patrick’s Day is actually the Feast day of Ireland’s patron saint known as Saint Patrick (Irish: Lá Fhéile Pádraig, also widely known as “the Day of the Festival of Patrick”). St. Patrick’s Day for the Irish is a popular cultural celebration as well as a religious celebration held on 17 March. The feast day of
- Categories: Irish Traditions , News , Interesting Stories , Irish Wit & Wisdom , Ireland , Blog , Education , History of IrelandDid you know that Ireland, the beautiful emerald isle, was one of the very first countries to adopt the use of surnames or better yet Irish surnames? Many the Irish surnames of come from the reign of Brian Boru and the clans of that time. Brian Boru was the High King of Ireland who was defeated protecting Ireland from a Vikings invasion.
- Categories: Irish Traditions , Irish Jewelry , News , Interesting Stories , Celtic Holidays , Irish Wit & Wisdom , Mother's Day , Celtic Motherhood JewelryMany if our Irish American readers were probably raised by an Irish Mom or an Irish American Mom Irish, even an Italian mom if you Dad was the Irish one. Irish Moms and Italian Moms are pretty much the same. It hard not to recognize those enduring traits that make them both great moms. They are both their children’s number fan. They are encouraging, caring, and show unconditional love and devotion for us in their own special ways. Both moms have the power to make you cry in fear object fear of a simple cooking utensil, known as the dreaded wooden spoon.
- Categories: Interesting Stories , Celtic Holidays , Irish Wit & Wisdom , Mother's Day
Read A letter from an Irish mother to her son. This hilarious message or Irish letter for Mother's Day is sure to make you laugh out loud and nod your head in agreement. For a good laugh on Mother's Day, forward it to your mother and any other mothers you know. So enjoy this Irish Mother's Letter.