Category Archives: Misc

Vets

It was time for Missy to get her annual booster, so we drove up to Dublin on Monday. “You are driving all the way up to Dublin just to visit the vet?” “Yes.” “Why? Can’t you find one here?” We … Continue reading

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PPSN

Living in Ireland you will eventually need a PPS (Personal Public Service) number. Who will need to know this number and what is it used for?  People and organizations like your bank, your employer, the HSE, the National Driver Licence Service and … Continue reading

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Future Posts

I’m thrilled to see you here! Over the past two weeks I have moved some of the old posts of 4inIreland to this new Carmen In Ireland blog. The transfer is complete now. Thank you for your understanding and patience. Future posts will … Continue reading

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Power Outages – Be Prepared

In Ireland it’s not that uncommon to experience a few power cuts a year — especially in rural areas. 😉 Sometimes they’ll last for a few hours; at other times it might take a few days until the problem is … Continue reading

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Bringing Your Dog To Ireland

Bringing your dog/s to Ireland used to be a big hassle. Today this is much easier but there are still a few things to consider. When we brought Rapsy to Ireland in 2011 he was already microchipped, had a passport … Continue reading

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Old Posts From 4 In Ireland

I’m copying and pasting some of the old posts over at 4inIreland* to bring them over here. As I was working my way through them I thought I’ll “schedule” them for the old date so my readers will not be awash … Continue reading

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Beautiful Rainbows Over Ireland

One of the mornings in January this year while walking the dogs… Since living in Ireland I have seen some of the most beautiful rainbows! The picture above cannot give enough credit to the stunning beauty of these colourful bows … Continue reading

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