Category Archives: podcast

Love for Irish Music and Language with Dawn Lange (Ep. 61)

Dawn shares her “can do” attitude to learning to speak Irish Gaelic. It’s her way to “feel connected to a place that has my heart”, as she told us recently. She’s a Bitesize Irish Gaelic member. Discussion podcast about learning … Continue reading

Adventure in Ireland with Barbara Moloney (Ep. 60)

Listen to how Barbara visited Ireland last summer, treating it as an adventure. Specifically, she didn’t book accommodation ahead (except for the first night after landing in Dublin). Hear about the route she took along the coast. Discussion podcast in … Continue reading

Irish Language is a Lifestyle with Vanessa Bushell (Ep. 59)

Listen to Vanessa who has never been to Ireland (yet), but has made the Irish language part of her daily life. Living in Australia, she talks about her upcoming trip to Ireland. Discussion podcast about learning to speak Irish Gaelic … Continue reading

Christmas Poem From Ireland (Ep. 58)

Eoin reads out the poem by Patrick Kavanagh, “A Christmas Childhood”. It rings of simple Irish Christmases. It’s not in Irish Gaelic, but surely just the thing to hear as we reach Christmas 2015.

Easy Irish Immersion (Ep. 57)

Do you feel like you “should” be learning the Irish language, but never get around to it? This podcast episode (in English) is about breaking down your daily Irish language habit into such small pieces that they should be easy … Continue reading

How David White Got Into Irish Gealic (Ep. 56)

David White has a great interest in his Irish heritage. He got sucked into the challenge of speaking some Irish Gaelic! Hear this interview with him, where he shares his positive attitude that makes it possible for him to keep … Continue reading

20 Years in Ireland with Susan FitzGerald (Ep. 55)

Susan of Vibrant Ireland joins Eoin for a chat on the Bitesize Irish Gaelic Podcast. She has lived in Ireland for the best part of twenty years. She’s from the United States, but ended up moving to Ireland. Listen to … Continue reading

Two Winter Irish Gaelic Phrases (Ep. 54)

As we head into a dark winter in Ireland, Eoin shares with you two relevant phrases to say in Irish Gaelic. He explains what each part of the phrase means. Discussion podcast about learning to speak Irish Gaelic (in English).

Gàidhlig with Prof Boyd Robertson (Ep. 53)

Where is Scottish Gaelic, or Gàidhlig, spoken? What were those Gàidhlig-speaking areas like, and what is their health today? Professor Boyd Robertson, Principal of Sabhal Mòr Ostaig, joins Eoin to share the culture of Scotland. Discussion podcast in English.

Say You Will by Mary Murphy (Ep. 052)

Do you love to hear about the “little people”, or the síoga as we call them in Ireland? Or maybe you’ve grown up too much, and you think you don’t need to hear such a story every now and again! … Continue reading