Mairéad Ní Ghráinne

Mairéad Ní Ghráinne is a writer, lover of languages, and native Irish speaker from Connemara, County Galway. Having studied Irish, French, Creative Writing, and Childcare, it comes as no surprise that Mairéad is passionate about all things creative, whether playing the fiddle at a local trad session or painting Irish landscapes inspired by her travels. Although travelling has led her to live in Italy, France, and China, she loves nothing more than coming home to Ireland's west coast with a pen and fresh notebook on hand.

Top 10 weirdest tune names in Irish music

Good ol’ Irish music! It’s lovely, lively, and fun to dance to. Did you know that sometimes the most beautiful tunes can have hilarious names? Presenting the top ten...

Top 10 Irish songs you learned in school

If you’ve experienced an Irish education, chances are you’ll remember the top ten Irish songs you learned in school! Whether you excelled in your Irish homework or hated the difficult...

The history of the Yeats family, revealed

Ireland, the land of saints and scholars, has produced a huge amount of talent. From artists to poets, we give you the history of the Yeats family, revealed. In the...

Top 10 songs you learned if you went to school in Ireland

We’ve got ballads, hymns, and catchy anthems. It’s time to revisit your childhood with the top ten songs you learned if you went to school in Ireland. Inside the walls...

Top 10 most memorable Irish proverbs

The Irish are renowned for their words of wisdom. So, here are the top ten most memorable Irish proverbs. Ireland’s beautiful native language has several sayings to suit daily situations. These...

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