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Ruairí Quinn Sparks Anger with Ridiculous Comments on ‘Feminisation’ of Teaching and Honours Maths: Does Any of It Add Up?

My mum retired a few years ago after more than forty years of primary school teaching. She didn’t do Honours Maths in her Leaving because her convent boarding school simply didn’t offer it to its Leaving cert students, which was …

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Tutti Frutti: Fashion Goes Fruity with Citrus-Inspired Colours and Pear Prints

The sun had his hat (possibly a fedora) on last Easter weekend – sure, everyone was wearing bonnets, why shouldn’t he? But it made us think about updating our Spring/Summer look with something that would really brighten up our wardrobe and...

Fashion, Accessories, Trends, , , , , , , , Blather: Thursday

Anyone for coffee? We are working really hard here at HQ to make sure all our ‘take over the world’ plans run ever so smoothly. So stay with us….and for now, get blatherin’!


Storage Wars: Spring Has Sprung And Now There’s Cleaning To Be Done. Oh Christ.

If there was ever a phrase to strike fear into the heart of a hoarder like me, it’s spring cleaning. Particularly when such an event is way, way, waaay overdue in a little flat like ours. I come out in …

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NEW! Urban Decay Electric Palette: So Bright, It Will Detach Your Retinas (But In a Good Way). Review, Pics, Swatches

We all love the Naked Palettes by Urban Decay. They are cult products and all three iterations of the Naked Palette are a go-to for looks from everyday to bridal. However, they’re not knock-your-socks off exciting. They’re just very, very …

Beauty, Makeup, Eyes, Palettes, Reviews, , , , , , , , Blather: Wednesday

We’ve missed you! What a busy week it is here at HQ. But we want to hear about whatever is on YOUR mind. Time to get our blather on!

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WIN! Ultimate VIP Breakaway For You And FIVE Friends To Award Winning Limerick Strand Hotel

Prepare to be VERY popular with your friends because we have a simply fabulous prize to give away! To celebrate the release of ‘The Other Woman’ (now showing in cinemas nationwide), we’ve teamed up with the award winning Limerick Strand...

Life, Books, Cinema & TV, Win, Salons & Spas, , , , , Blather: Tuesday

And just like that, it was Tuesday and working Mondays were banished forever more. Well, at least until next week anyway. So, tell us, how many Easter  eggs did you gobble?


NEW! Garnier Miracle Skin Cream: New Generation of Skincare-and-Coverage-in-One Promises Visible Results in Four Weeks. Review, Pics

This week, we’ve been on a mission to find the best lightweight, multi-purpose bases that will give you beautiful summer skin. We’ve sifted through an endless batch of BB Creams and waded through an ocean of CC creams to find you the …

Beaut.ienomics, Beauty, Makeup, On a Budget, Reviews, Anti-ageing, Face, , , , Blather: Friday & Easter Bank Holiday Weekend

We thought that the chocolate-induced sugar rush of the weekend might see a lot of fast typing going on around here, so here is a special Easter Blather, complete with her blathering bonnet! We’ll be back at full pace from …


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