Author Archives: Jean Reinhardt

About Jean Reinhardt

Author of 'A Pocket Full of Shells' an Amazon International best seller, Jean writes young adult and historical fiction. She has been known to shed a tear over Little House on the Prairie.

Thursday Doors

The first of my Thursday Doors images this week is edited to look like a painting. Lately, most of my captures have been from a moving car and this one was quite blurred but I love that rusty old patchwork … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors – Antrim

This first Thursday Doors features a lovely iron gate with the symbol of a blacksmith in its center. That’s a clue to where this week’s post comes from in County Antrim. The scenery surrounding Glenview Farm is so beautiful, I … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors – Red

All of these Thursday Doors were taken from a moving car and I concentrated on capturing as many red doors as possible on a two hour journey. Only a handful were clear enough to post (sorry but it was raining … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors – Up North

I haven’t been to Father Ted’s house (if you’re familiar with the comedy series) but this first Thursday Doors image does remind me of it. I have grandchildren in the north-east and north-west of Ireland, so we spend a lot … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors – Facelift

This local building used to be a very popular dance hall back in the day and I’ve featured it before on Thursday Doors. Since then it has been through a fire but has been given a nice, cheerful facelift. Here’s … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors – Donegal

It’s been quite a while since I posted a Thursday Doors from Donegal. This one comes from Inch Island which lies just off the Donegal coast, at the start of the Inishowen peninsula. It covers an area of five square … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors – Road Trip

For this week’s Thursday Doors I have a few drive by shots taken on a recent road trip. Of course, it was the stonework in this first one that caught my eye. The next one was taken as we sped … Continue reading

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The Last Moments of The Lusitania – Jean Reinhardt

Today is the 104th anniversary of the sinking of the Lusitania. Here is a link to a post I blogged a few years ago about this tragic event. https://jeanreinhardt.wordpress.com/2015/05/08/the-last-moments-of-the-lusitania/

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Thursday Doors – Spring Fever

Thursday Doors this week has a touch of Spring Fever about it. Sorry if you’re not into nature but I couldn’t resist capturing all the new life that emerges at this time of year. So, as this is supposed to … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors – From Afar

All my Thursday Doors this week have been captured from a distance but to make up for that, the scenery is fantastic. The first property is Runkerry House on the Antrim Coast in the north of Ireland. Here’s a zoomed-in … Continue reading

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