What The Feis™?

Just a confused Feis Dad trying to make sense of it all who started this whole thing
after 'The Girl Child' (now PC a Prizewinner) got hooked all those years ago.

Golden State Feis Review 2014

The 2014 Golden State Feis was held on March 29th and 30th at St. Mary’s Cathedral in San Francisco, Ca.  This was our third time attending. Venue This feis is held under the St. Mary’s Cathedal in the “basement” area as we call it. It is not really a basement, more like the ground floor. We have always liked this feis and one of the reasons is … more...

Hansen Keohane School Feis Review 2014

The 2014 Hansen Keohane School Feis was held Sunday April 13th at the Dedham High School and Dedham Middle School in Dedham, Massachusetts. Venue This Feis was held at 2 adjacent schools with the majority of the competitions, and all additional Feis happenings being held at the High School, with a select few Championship level competitions being … more...

Life Lessons From Irish Dance

If your dancer is like mine, and you have been doing this for a while, there are some adjudicators they want at the table while they dance, and some, well, not so much. So when TGC (that is 'the girl child' for you new readers) saw the 'cool judge' sitting at the table to judge her Hornpipe, she was thrilled. And if you follow me on Facebook, you … more...

Naperville, IL Eats

We had the opportunity to spend a little time in Naperville after the Chicago Autumn Feis and I wanted to mention a few places that may be worth a visit if you are a food fan. Quigley's Irish Pub Quigley's is on Jefferson, pretty much in downtown Naperville. It is a nice place and has that dark, wood paneled walls and big booths atmosphere you … more...

A Feis Day Haiku

hole in ozone grows, authorities wonder why, because its feis day. … more...

A Haiku for a New Feis Season

saturday silence joyfully broken once more by hard shoes on wood … more...