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Irish Folklore: Traditional Beliefs and Superstitions

If you've ever seen the film 'Waking Ned Devine' you will know that whiskey is an essential part of many Irish cultural traditions. Whiskey is part of traditional Irish hospitality, celebrations and commemorations. Whiskey is still widely prescribed...

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Your Guide to Finding German Ancestors Many German ancestors did not reside in present day Germany. German boundaries have fluctuated over time and the hardships associated with these power changes sometimes caused Germans to settle in non-Germanic neighboring countries. #German #genealogy #tips

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"Your ancestors count on you to remember them." ...so research and record your family genealogy! As for me, first, I'd need to specifically know who they are. ~I'm a post-adoptee

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Map of Ireland with the meanings of the county names translated from the original Irish into English @Megan Blamer

christmas in ireland | Christmas in Ireland a return to our traditional roots at Bunratty ...

Where in Ireland are you from? Trace your Irish heritage and find out where your Irish surname originated or is most dominant in Ireland. We’ve included over 100's of popular Irish surnames from all around the country, from the O’Sullivans of Cork to the Doyles of Dublin to the O’Malleys of Mayo. Enjoy!:

Christmas in Ireland: Irish Customs & Traditions