Ann McClay is a the mother of four children, two children based in Donegal Ireland and two in America. She lives with her husband Jim. Ann’s hobbies include crafts, sewing, felting, quilting, ICA.
James lives in Maine. James lives on the Saco River with his wife Meghan and Bernese Mountain dog Oisin. He works for Child Protective Services in Maine as an investigator and he is currently completing his 3rd year in the Masters of Social work at the University of New England. James has long had a passion for working with young people with various problems. James went to the States on a J1 to work with children in care before meeting his wife and getting his green card. James enjoys spending time with his family, going to the lake, craft beers and whiskey, shooting, fishing, hunting.
Monica lives in New Hampshire. She has been in the States close to 20 years. She has long had a passion for cooking and is an accomplished chef. She has worked in restaurants all over Ireland mostly Derry, Donegal, Dublin and Kerry. Monica spent some time as a head chef in Manchester England after 4 years in the states to then go back to the states to run the Peddlers Daughter and Bistro 45 in Haverhill Mass. Monica then moved to Methuen Mass where she ran the kitchen of the Irish Cottage. Monica’s husband runs a successful landscaping business. They were married in 2007. And have two beautiful children. She enjoys eating out, watching her children play sports, going to the beach or to the lake and spending time with her family. Today she works as a School Nutritionist Assistant.