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Food for Thought: Lard and Tallow, Healthy Fats?

If you asked me a year ago what “<b>tallow</b>” was, I probably would have given you an answer worthy of Balderdash (I ROCK out that game!). Like: “<i>A build</i> …

New Research Identifies Behavior Patterns That Precede Suicide Attempts

A multi-national study has identified the behavior patterns that precede many suicide attempts.<p>According to researchers, this could help lead to …

Marc Lewis: the neuroscientist who believes addiction is not a disease

For decades the medical profession has largely treated addiction as as a chronic brain disease. The US government’s National Institute on Drug Abuse characterises addicts as compulsive drug seekers and users who continue taking drugs despite harmful and unwanted consequences. “It is considered a …

Drug Addiction

26 Insanely Good Snacks You Can Make Ahead And Eat All Week

Prep once, snack like a champ for a week. No more sad handfuls of sad almonds.

Healthy Eating

Tin Can Knits - Vivid

vivid: rainbow lace blanket by Emily Wessel<p>The pattern can be knit in any weight of yarn, and you may make more or less squares for a smaller or …

These Bacon Mashed Potato Cheese Bombs Will Change Your Life

We all love bacon and we all love cheese. Add some mashed potatoes, batter and a little love and what do you have? A bomb full of cheesy, greasy, bacon-y, potato-y goodness that your taste buds will be forever grateful for.<p><b>Prep Time:</b> 10 minutes<p><b>Cook Time:</b> 15 minutes<p><b>Total Time:</b> 25 minutes<p><b>Servings:</b> …

9 romantic things every couple in Cork should do once

1. Steam up the windows at a drive-in movie<p>Source: Facebook<p>Take a short spin out of the city and catch a drive in movie at Movie Junction in …

Kayaking

The Wanderlust guide to the best of Ireland

There’s the Guinness and Leprechauns, to be sure. But Ireland offers so much more...<p>Ireland is often described in stereotypes: Ireland is the Emerald …

Summer Holidays in Ireland: 10 stunning natural attractions to see

Summer holidays don't always need to involve an airport - the Emerald Isle has it's own share of treasures to make this season one to remember.<p>We've …

Ireland

To Have Irish

The Irish are scrambling to save the most prized part of their culture.<p>One of Ireland’s most prized cultural components is at risk of being taken from the Irish people.<p>Considered “definitely endangered” by the UNESCO Atlas of the World’s Languages in Danger, the Irish language is in a dire state. …

Ireland

12 Gaelic weekends in Ireland

A month-by-month round up of the best places to eat, drink and be merry in Ireland (including some of the Emerald Isle's best-kept secrets)<p>Away from …

Ireland

12 of the best places in Dublin to get a decent cup of coffee

GOOD COFFEE CAN be hard to come by.<p>Fortunately for those who live in Dublin, things have improved dramatically over the past couple of years with …

Coffee

'We are giving her a dignity in death she never had in life'

Image: Duffy's Cut<p>Image: Duffy's Cut<p>AN IRISH WOMAN murdered while working on an American railroad 183 years ago will be reburied in her home parish …

Archives

10 tips for offbeat travellers in Ireland

<i>Here, Annemarie Ní Churreáin recommends ten destinations and accompanying books for visitors in pursuit of Irish history, stories and …

How to Travel Journal like a Map-Maker

Why do you treasure your travel journals?<p>For their <b>marvelous memories</b>, of course!<p><b>Memories of faraway places…</b> <b><br>exotic locations…</b><br>& <b><br>experiences</b> <b><br>often never</b> …

make a fun stool out of old skis

Do you like fun and unique furniture? This stool is easy to make out of old skis, and is sure to be a conversation starter! (In Swedish)<p>161<p>631

Furniture

10 DIY Bag Tutorials Beyond Totes

Tote bags are a great beginner sewing project, but sometimes you need a little bit more of a specialized bag. These DIY bag tutorials don't have a …

Sewing

How to Turn Your Handwritten Recipes into Heirloom Tea Towels

Spoonflower, an American Made winner, is an amazing resource for crafters and designers alike -- you can print any design of your choosing onto fabric, wallpaper, or wrapping paper! In this tutorial, Spoonflower shows us how to transform precious handwritten family recipes into heirloom tea towels …

Crafting

June 2015

Diversity

How To Stop Worrying

Ever feel like you can’t turn your brain off? Worried about how to stop worrying? We all deal with this when life gets challenging.There is a way to …

Mindfulness

Summer Necessities: Wrap Pocket Tote with Colorful Contrast Edging

With sturdy construction, pretty contrast edging, and a colorful patterned lining, this beautiful-but-useful wrap pocket tote has all the makings of a glorious go-to summer bag!<p>Looking for a quick late spring project that you’ll want to use all year round?<p>Running summer errands will become an …

Sewing

Swiss Army Key Ring

How to Take & Grow Succulents From Cuttings<p>DIY Baby Gate<p>DIY Hanging Herb Garden<p>Starting a Handmade Business<p>maybe you could label the keys so your not …

DIY

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Quick Sew: 30 Minute Mermaid Tail Skirt

Here’s a mermaid tail sewing project perfect for little girls who like to play dress up. These skirts are made using a stretchy jersey material, so they can still move around freely.<p>I know this is meant for kids, but I definitely know some adults who’d jump in on the chance to make this awesome …

Sewing

Old T

What else is a frugal chica going to do when she wants her red coat to match her orange sunglasses? …