My Dave on a Plate: Dave Mulligan

A native of Dun Laoghaire, Dave Mulligan lives in London and makes Bán Poitín for a living. Dave has just opened BAR 1661, Ireland’s first legal poitín bar located under the Berlin Café in Dame Lane off South G...

Four of the Best Fat-Loss Foods

Trying to budge a couple of pounds for your summer hols or an upcoming wedding/party/event or simply trying to maintain a happy and healthy weight? It's no secret that good nutrition is even more crucial tha...

My Day on a Plate: Fashion Designer Sean Byrne

Fashion designer Sean Byrne sells his ready-to-wear collection in stores in London and LA and provides a bespoke service for clients in his Dublin studio.   Where do you shop? Anywhere that’...

5 Ways Your Lifestyle Affects Your Skin

Your skin is a reflection of your lifestyle. In fact, apart from several hereditary skin conditions, your skin is largely determined by your habits and lifestyle choices. The healthier you are, the healthier yo...

Chunky Monkey Peanut Butter Ice-Cream

The bright sunshine, soaring temperatures and clear blue skies in Ireland over the past few days have most definitely made the perfect ice-cream weather.  But it's still possible to indulge in ...

My Day on a Plate: Conor Merriman

Conor Merriman is a freelance illustrator and graphic designer from Dublin who has fast developed a reputation for his work across brand identity design, web design and fashion and editorial illustration. H...

My Simple Tip For Boosting Fitness Motivation

In need of a little kick up the backside when it comes to getting yourself to the gym or outside for a blast of fresh air? For me, it's sometimes all about the outfit! I find that having colourful, fun cl...

Chocolate Chunk Wholemeal Banana Bread

Banana bread just got a lot more sexy! It's a classic snack and banana bread is one of the most popular recipes on this site, but adding in luxurious chocolate chunks brings it to a whole different level. ...

Want to Get Fit? Everybody Has To Start Somewhere

“Those who think they have not time for bodily exercise will sooner or later have to find time for illness.” ~ Edward Stanley Nutritious food and fitness are a match made in heaven, and like a great rela...