‘It’s the sort of sociable food that’s ideal for when the weather gets milder’

Greek salad always strikes me as being a very dated dish. Perhaps it’s because I associate it as being a 1970s dinner party classic from flicking t(...)

Green eggs and ham: ‘My own version is quite pared-back’

To cook something celebratory and suitably Irish for this St Patrick’s Day weekend, I have chosen to go green and use as many Irish ingredients as (...)

Attracta Courtney from Fermanagh is an international makeup artist who has worked with Zoe Jordan, Orla Kiely, Paul Costelloe and John Rocha but whose reach in the fashion world is much wider

She was once called the best kept secret behind Irish designers’ shows at London Fashion Week. Attracta Courtney from Fermanagh is an international ma(...)

Hummus with lamb: easy and delicious

This week’s easy and delicious offering is inspired by the Middle Eastern dish hummus kawarma. It consists of a creamy pool of hummus with warm, sp(...)

Is Jamie Oliver the king of Christmas?

By now you’ll have the presents all neatly stacked under the tree, wrapped in neatly ironed Fair Trade paper that you ordered last June and had per(...)

You can – if such things matter to you and you have €2.95 million budget – have the same floor as both Nigella Lawson and the Saatchi Gallery. (...)

According to whoever writes the internet, the term “hangry” – hungry and angry – was coined in 2005. Well, whoever writes the internet didn’t grow (...)

Goldie Hawn. Photograph from the book Paparazzo: The Elio Sorci Collection

The paparazzi get a bad press, with variations on the same story appearing in broadsheets every few months: a photographer hiding in the bushes; a (...)

Off to her pot farm: Alaskan TV newsreader Charlo Greene quit her job on air

A TV newsreader in Alaska recently quit her job live on air after revealing that she owns a cannabis club and has decided to dedicate herself to pr(...)

It doesn’t look good for fashion when the leprechaun hats come out again, but it is that time of year. The St Patrick’s Day Babylon of lurid green (...)