A Slow Sunday at Belleek Castle

Slow adventure is the new thing these days and when it involves food it’s even better. Basically it’s about taking your time, meeting like-minded people and enjoying your surroundings and this sounded like just what I needed. So when I saw the Slow Food Mayo event at Belleek Castle in Ballina, Co. Mayo I had […]

Rockin’ Food Festival Goes Green for 2019

The Rockin’ Food Festival, running Friday 2nd to Monday 5th August 2019, is thrilled to launch their “Rockin’ Green” campaign. This International Food Festival is taking giant steps toward sustainability by swapping out single use plastics, introducing waste management stations, hosting fun and educational events and encouraging food vendors and festival goers to get involved. The […]

Get up and Go Entrepreneur Social

    Last night I went along to the Get up and Go entrepreneur social, this is a monthly event held in Sligo. If, like me, you aren’t sure what it’s all about it’s for anyone. If you have a business or are thinking of setting up a business, or if you just want to […]

The Theatre of Memory

The European Reminiscence Network Conference traditionally takes place in London, but because of Brexit has been moved to Dublin.  It’s taken over a year to gather reminiscence experts from 15 different countries, but they are coming to visit Ireland for the first time ever this May. This two-day programme of workshops, exhibitions, presentations, lectures and […]

Bundoran Highlights for 2019

Bundoran is a buzzing, seaside town in Co. Donegal and well worth a visit for people of all ages. Here are some of the event highlights for 2019. St Patrick’s Day parade – March 17th 3:30pm The annual parade attracts well over 400 participants each year as well as up to 10,000 spectators to the […]

Blooming Queens

Today I went along to Blooming Queens at the IT Sligo. I must say it makes a change for me to be a Blooming Queen instead of blooming knackered! As soon as I walked in there were friendly faces and a lovely, relaxed atmosphere – and there was cake! It’s always a good day when […]