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My Day on a Plate: Mairead Devlin

Mairead Devlin stars in Pat McCabe's “The Leaves of Heaven” part of  a double bill with "Frank Pig Says Hello”,  Dublin Theatre Festival 2017, Draoicht 4-7 October; axis Ballymun 11-13th Oct...
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My Day on a Plate: Milliner Margaret O’Connor

Margaret O’Connor is an award-winning milliner whose hats have been worn by a variety of people from Finbar Furey to Lady Gaga. Earlier this year Margaret collaborated with designer Derek Lawlor to create hats ...
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Taste of the Tropics Coconut Bars

The dark winter months aren't too far away now and I spend so much time dreaming of the colours, warmth and tastes of tropical lands that these bars are pretty much the perfect treat to whip up on a cold rainy ...
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My Day on a Plate: Artist Eibhilin Crossan

Eibhilin Crossan is an intuitive artist living in Longford with her husband and son and whose work is inspired by nature. eibhilincrossanart.com Where do you shop?  Lidl, Supervalu and local f...
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My Day on a Plate: Violinist Ingrid Nicola

Violinist Ingrid Nicola is a member of RTE's Contempo Quartet who play two concerts at this year's classical music festival Music in Monkstown, in the intimate setting of Monkstown, Co. Dublin ru...
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Cool Cabbage

This humble cruciferous vegetable has featured on Irish dinner tables for many many years. It may not be considered the sexiest or tastiest of vegetables, but if it's glowing skin that you're after (let's face ...
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My Day on a Plate: Writer Louise Kennedy

Writer Louise Kennedy will facilitate a free writing workshop Sense of Place at Tread Softly... festival, 24th July, Sligo Central Library, 10:00 am – 5:00pm. Booking essential. www.tread...
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Brain-Boosting Blueberry and Coconut Smoothie Bowl

This is one of my favourite go-to recipes when a sugar craving hits. The natural fruit sugars help to conquer craving while filling you up with nutrients for body and brain. But it contains all of the fibr...