This time last year Mr. HNN and I had just returned from our week-long trip to Ireland. The only reservations we made the entire trip were for the flight and the car; there would be no other reservations. We decided to just get in the car and drive wherever the damp winds of Ireland took us. […]
St. Patrick's Day
St. Patrick’s Day is less than a week away and I have a fantastic Guinness Shepherd’s Pie recipe inspired from our recent trip to Ireland!
Several weeks ago, while visiting my husband’s parents in Germany, we decided to take a flight to Ireland and spend a week driving around. We had no plans and no reservations. Just a travel guidebook and a hope that we could find Wi-Fi.
We landed in Kerry and immediately rented a car. If you ever want to experience white-knuckle driving… rent a car in Ireland. Excuse me while I pause to give my husband some serious props. During our trip he drove 1500km, on the left-hand side, with a manual transmission vehicle, driving down two-lane roads that were about the width of a bicycle path, and… without having to implement our car insurance policy at the end of the trip.