Blog Awards Ireland 2015 : Please Vote!

Hi, I am delighted to let all my friends and followers know that I have been shortlisted for the Blog Awards Ireland 2015, in the category of Best Travel Blog.

This is a great achievement and I would be really happy if you could all vote for me, I have seen the other wonderful blogs in this category, and believe you me, I need all the help I can get.

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The public vote is open until 21st September, and comprises 30 percent of the vote, the rest is up to the judges, so as the politicians say –

‘Vote Early and Vote Often’

Seriously though, I would be very happy to get your vote, here is the link, just click on my blog (Retirement and Beyond) to vote.

Thanks to everyone that follows, likes and comments on my posts, I really enjoy being part of the blogging community. Now let’s have some hot chocolate and vote!

hot chocolate with meringue.

hot chocolate with meringue.


24 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Natascha's Palace
    Sep 08, 2015 @ 18:47:08

    Done! 👍👍👍👍

    Liked by 1 person


  2. tric
    Sep 08, 2015 @ 18:55:20

    congratulations, and done.

    Liked by 1 person


  3. Lucid Gypsy
    Sep 08, 2015 @ 19:36:23

    You’ve got my vote!

    Liked by 1 person


  4. Jean Reinhardt
    Sep 08, 2015 @ 19:50:00

    Voted. Best of luck Joan.

    Liked by 1 person


  5. Lynda
    Sep 08, 2015 @ 22:14:03

    Congrats! 😊

    Liked by 1 person


  6. Frances Macaulay Forde
    Sep 09, 2015 @ 00:25:58

    Reblogged this on Perth Words… exploring possibilities. and commented:



  7. de Wets Wild
    Sep 09, 2015 @ 02:04:21

    Vote cast! Congratulations on making it to the finals, Joan – here’s us willing you over the finish line in first place!

    Liked by 1 person


  8. ledrakenoir
    Sep 09, 2015 @ 06:21:12

    Done… 🙂

    Liked by 1 person


  9. Anne Francis
    Sep 09, 2015 @ 10:21:51

    Brilliant Joan. Well done



  10. The Clothesline
    Sep 09, 2015 @ 22:14:24

    Done 🙂



  11. Ruth2Day
    Sep 10, 2015 @ 05:16:45




  12. jorobinson176
    Sep 19, 2015 @ 14:12:05

    Voted – good luck! 🙂



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