Adventures of an Irish Girl

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This terracotta plant pot became a St. Patrick’s Day gift for a special coworker. The front is embellished with a scrap of antique Irish damask linen and a Celtic cross lapel pin. It is filled with a wild Dog-Violet, an Irish wildflower, and sphagnum moss

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Dog-Violets and moss

An Irish cottage birdhouse

my great, great, great, great grandmother

my great, great, great, great grandmother

Edna Passmore (nee Brunkard) 1928

Ferns, moss, Irish wildflower Dog-Violets,  metal buttons (from Ireland and Canada), a Celtic Cross, Irish poetry and a birdhouse with Irish signage (from a St. Patrick's day Shamrock gift many years ago)

Ferns, moss, Irish wildflower Dog-Violets, metal buttons (from Ireland and Canada), a Celtic Cross, Irish crochet, Irish poetry and a birdhouse with Irish signage (from a St. Patrick’s day Shamrock gift many years ago)

Ferns, Dog-violets (wildflower of Ireland), moss, vintage metal buttons from Ireland and Canada, Irish Crochet, a Celtic Cross and Irish poetry

Ferns, Dog-violets (wildflower of Ireland), moss, vintage metal buttons from Ireland and Canada, Irish Crochet, a Celtic Cross and Irish poetry

a St Patrick's Day gift of a planting of Dog-violets, sphagnum moss, and a Celtic Cross

a St Patrick’s Day gift of a planting of Dog-violets, sphagnum moss, and a Celtic Cross

Luck of the Irish birdhouse

St Patrick's Day gifts 2015

St Patrick’s Day gifts 2015

This was a Christmas present from my darling Uncle in 2014. It comes from Ireland, and I have the 1944 from my Great Grandfather when he passed down the pin to my Grandmother.

This was a Christmas present from my darling Uncle in 2014. It comes from Ireland, and I have the 1944 from my Great Grandfather when he passed down the pin to my Grandmother.

this is page 1 of the letter that accompanied the garnet Kincade Pin

this is page 1 of the letter that accompanied the garnet Kincade Pin

this is the 2nd page of the letter from my great grandfather to my beloved Gran when the Kincade pin was passed down to her in 1944

this is the 2nd page of the letter from my great grandfather to my beloved Gran when the Kincade pin was passed down to her in 1944

This is the obituary of the cousin who passed down the Kincaide Garnet Pin.

This is the obituary of the cousin who passed down the Kincaide Garnet Pin.