Okay, I’ve started taking pictures and putting ideas together for the recipes I’m going to post here. It occurs to me that a statement of intent might be useful – why am I doing this, what’s the point and how will I know if it’s a success or not? Basically, I don’t intend to document… Continue Reading
So one thing that doesn’t get blogged about much here is my love of cooking. Lately I’ve found myself discussing food, recipes and cooking techniques with friends who have independently told me ” you should blog about that!” So I am. At least, that’s the plan. I’m going to start uploading recipes, book reviews and… Continue Reading
Fall of Giants, By Ken Follett, Macmillan, €22.99 Published in The Sunday Business Post on October 24th, 2010, reviewed by Alex Meehan Ken Follett is nothing if not an ambitious writer, and his latest novel, Fall of Giants, represents his boldest project to date. A sprawling epic, Fall of Giants is the first part of… Continue Reading
This was published yesterday, as the main feature in the Sunday Business Post’s Agenda Magazine. It’s been posted online at the paper’s website, but for some reason, the panels and extra bits and bobs don’t seem to make it onto the website when the main site is updated, so I’ve included them here. Recession depression… Continue Reading
My sister and some friends made a short one minute film recreating the story of a cat that took a ride on the suburban rail network here in Dublin. The story was broadcast on the news and the cat became a minor celebrity. Nice film, well done Ruth! Sweet, eh?