Category: Arts & Culture

Food with JP Passion: Christmas Dinner Tray-bake

Food with JP Passion: Christmas Dinner Tray-bake

Arts & Culture

This is a fantastic recipe for those who are not catering for many guests on Christmas day or indeed for those who ...

Nature on our doorsteps: Sleeping away the winter chill

Nature on our doorsteps: Sleeping away the winter chill

Arts & Culture

The only animals that truly hibernate in Ireland are bats and hedgehogs. As winter arrives, these creatures drop their heart rate and ...

‘The Untold Theft of Christmas’ – Students inspired the artwork for new book

‘The Untold Theft of Christmas’ – Students inspired the artwork for new book

Arts & Culture

Dublin author A.J. Long uses artwork from local students as inspiration for his Christmas-themed book: ‘The Snuggler’s: The Untold Theft of Christmas’ ...

Playing the hitman in ‘Kin’ Crumlin actor Ben Carolan wows the viewers

Playing the hitman in ‘Kin’ Crumlin actor Ben Carolan wows the viewers

Arts & Culture

RTÉ’s hugely popular gritty crime drama ‘Kin’, the story of a fictional Dublin family enmeshed in a gangland war, has been pulling ...

Food with JP Passion: Delicious Italian Chicken Cacciatore

Food with JP Passion: Delicious Italian Chicken Cacciatore

Arts & Culture

This is a new recipe I’ve come across from one of my favourite Irish chefs – Clodagh McKenna’s new book ‘In Minutes’. ...

Nature on our doorsteps: Recycling in nature

Nature on our doorsteps: Recycling in nature

Arts & Culture

Every year, hundreds of tonnes of leaves fall from our trees over a relatively short period of time, scattering billions of leaves ...

Donal the DART: Helps Santa Claus deliver his very last present

Donal the DART: Helps Santa Claus deliver his very last present

Arts & Culture

In continuation of the ‘DART Friends’ series of books, Ken Doyle’s new children’s book ‘Donal to the Rescue’ will be published this ...

Sounds Devine – Singer-Songwriter returns to the stage with ‘adhd’

Sounds Devine – Singer-Songwriter returns to the stage with ‘adhd’

Arts & Culture

Multi-instrumentalist and singer-songwriter Aengus Devine has returned to the stage in recent weeks, playing gigs in Áras Chrónáin in Clondalkin and Brady’s ...

Food with JP Passion: My Nanny Farrell’s Christmas Pudding

Food with JP Passion: My Nanny Farrell’s Christmas Pudding

Arts & Culture

By JP Kennedy It’s only over the past few years that I have rediscovered a nostalgic love for Christmas puddings and making ...

Nature on our doorsteps: Letting things stand for winter

Nature on our doorsteps: Letting things stand for winter

Arts & Culture

Gardeners usually like to tidy up the garden before winter. Dead or dying plants are cut back and the last cut of ...