I’m Still Cool…Right?

I’m Still Cool…Right?

I thought I was the cool dad. I’m still relatively young (shut up, you pre-40’s people!) and my youth doesn’t seem that far in the past. So I’m still relevant, still in touch with the kids, right? Nope. Despite having several years advantage over a lot of my...
YDS News: The Week In Summary

YDS News: The Week In Summary

Posters being viciously torn down in Tipperary Locals in Clonmel, Co Tipperary were dismayed last week that posters were being torn off lamp posts, despite reassurances from Fossett’s Circus that their clowns were not taking sides in the referendum. While neither the...
Spag Bol

Spag Bol

Now I must stress before we begin, this is not a 6.30 pm-on-a-Tuesday-evening-after-swimming-lessons kind of dish. No! This Bolognese is a real treat but you must have patience and be prepared to cook low and slow baby. You could of course do it in the slow cooker,...
What’s On…June Bank Holiday Weekend

What’s On…June Bank Holiday Weekend

La la la la la la long weekend – AGAIN! The June bank holiday is on its way. Yay! So here’s some ideas to keep you entertained and out of trouble for the weekend, starting in the capital;   Dublin The beautiful Bloom festival kicks off this Thursday 31st...
And It’s A Yes From Me

And It’s A Yes From Me

It has been argued many times that you don’t know who you are until you know where you come from. This sentiment never really rang true for me. I have no interest in the past. I don’t really care where my great-grandfather was born. I don’t know anything about Wars or...