Paint It Pink At The Ideal Home Show

Yesterday I was fortunate to be invited to attend The Paint It Pink Afternoon Tea Party at the RDS. The event was part of the Irish Cancer Society “Paint It Pink” campaign in aid of Breast Cancer awareness and was hosted by DFS, sponsors of the DFS Showhouse at the Irish Permanent Ideal Home Show.

This year the showhouse has been designed by the incredibly talented Roisin Lafferty of Kingston Lafferty Design.

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Father’s Day Without Your Dad

This post is not about me being sentimental. This is a little shout out to all of you who are members of the one club that no one wants to join!

It’s my way of remembering all the dads who we can’t buy a Father’s Day card for, or who we aren’t able to do something special with today.

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Retrospective 01 Photography Exhibition

Last Wednesday evening, I had the pleasure to attend the photography launch of “Retrospective 01” a collection of photographic works by award winning Irish photographer Enda Cavanagh.

Enda is an Irish architectural and fine art landscape photographer based in Dublin. Growing up in rural Ireland, Enda and has always felt a strong connection to the land. He is drawn to the rugged beauty of Ireland and discovers a great sense of peace in our environment. He seeks to reflect the inherent drama and melancholy of the Irish landscape in his photographs.

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Make it a ‘Chair Affair’ with Hotel Meyrick

Do you love anything that has a story? Do you love the idea of taking a piece of furniture and giving it a second life? How do you fancy a lovely weekend away AND get to up-cycle a once loved piece of furniture to it’s former glory?

The Hotel Meyrick in Galway, is offering a ‘Chair Affair’ furniture up cycling package; a weekend of luxurious accommodation, sumptuous food, fun and creativity!

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