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Beauty with Dolly Buckley: eyes on the prize
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They say that the eyes are the window to the soul, so this month, Dolly Buckley shares her top beauty tips for taking care of those peepers.
1 June 2022 Neven
Never too much butter
With almost 1,000 entries, we had a fantastic reaction to our Neven Maguire cookery school competition - unfortunately there could only be five winners. Amii McKeever went to meet them in Blacklion.
1 June 2022 Travel
Holiday at Home: Armagh, where spirituality meets science
Armagh is the only county in Ireland Anne O’Donoghue has (potentially) never visited, and it was well worth the wait.
Holiday at Home: one Coole castle in Fermanagh
The McKeevers took a trip to Fermanagh for their Holiday at Home this year. The verdict of the little people? Thumbs up; but let’s get more water activities in the next time.
18 May 2022 Features
Starting your own skincare brand with Yvonne Naughton
Yvonne Naughton was once a chef designing menus, but now she has designed Mervue Natural Skincare, writes Anne O’Donoghue.
27 April 2022 Features
Living Life: travel tips from the experts
Looking forward to travelling again? Maria Moynihan talks to those in the know for their top tips for staycations, city breaks and summer holidays
6 April 2022 Features
DIY: budget-friendly home interiors, without getting overwhelmed
There is no better person to help you with DIYing your home interiors than Norma Owens, who has done it all from start to (almost) finish, twice, writes Ilka Denker
21 March 2022 Craft
DIY: five women to follow to get you inspired
As we get set to mark International Women’s Day (IWD) on 8 March, Ilka Denker rounds up some women in the internet sphere who DIY. Let’s celebrate them and get inspired by their craft.
7 March 2022 Craft
How can I overcome my needle phobia?
Dear Miriam, I've had a life-long fear of needles; how can I overcome it?
2 March 2022 Ask Miriam
DIY: how to make a creative prompt box
Want to be more creative, but struggle to find the motivation? Make this prompt box to get the creative juices flowing, writes Ilka Denker.
21 February 2022 Craft
DIY: how to transform your house – a budget-friendly guide
Linda Hayes has put a DIY stamp on every single room in her house, always keeping her budget in mind. She lets Irish Country Living in on how she does it, and how you can too, writes Ilka Denker.
14 February 2022 Craft
DIY: here’s how to get inspired to upcycle
Ilka Denker chats with Stephen Hynes about his love of upcycling, some industrial lamps he has built and general advice he has for anyone interested in reclaiming materials.
7 February 2022 Craft