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Run, Rosie, Run!
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Tuesday Tune: Somewhere to Go by Sue Rynhart
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Butaisí: a crochet booties pattern
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Déanta ag Rosie: Taking pride in making
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Nipper 3.0 tells a ghost story
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Quick review: Between Trees and Water, Dublin Fringe Festival

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I'm sorry I don't have enough time to do "Between Trees and Water" the justice it deserves but I'm also conscious that time is of the essence if you are to make it to see this compelling production by Painted Bird Productions as part of the Tiger Dublin Fringe Festival. It runs here in Dublin until Sunday with matinees on Saturday and Sunday at 1pm in South Studios on New Row South. [caption id="attachment_2440" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Between Trees and Water. Photo credit John Allen[/caption] Based on a collection of documents relating to an illegal abortion in Cork in 1939 the fabulous ensemble acting of ...

Back to School Banana Porridge Bites

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Well how did you all cope? We've had tears and recriminations but this was from the child heading into Ranga 5. Nipper 3.0 sailed into Naíonán Bheaga gan stró ar bith uirthi. So that's it all my children are now "in the system" Our job now is feeding and watering and damage limitation (especially as Nipper 2.0 is in communion year.) I've really noticed in the last couple of years, where I have been with them in the afternoons, that the boys EAT ALL THE TIME. I thought this was some sort of gender stereotyping but so far, so true, the older boy in particular. We feed them porridge everyday. They have a full on lunch ...

The little things bring it: Cannellini Bean and Bacon Soup

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Serendipity. Sometimes the little things bring it. Rocking up to my local Supervalu to restock after two weeks holidays and finding a new line of Batchelors tinned beans* give me a little blasht of serendipity. You take it where you can get it, right? I'm all for change but, gosh darn it, I want to be the one making the changes! When my local Superquinn switched to Supervalu I saw a few of my favourite products disappear off the shelves. Admittedly there are some new or expanded ranges but I can no more buy Doves Farm Yeast, for example. I have to schlep all the way to The Hopsack in Rathmines to pick it up. I use this ...