Loving this folded paper structure in the Royal Hibernia Academy. Its work by Cork-based sculptor Alex Pentek, titled Folded Space and seemed to get in the way of a corporate do there recently, but to be honest with some pretty dynamic lighting, it really did make the room quite special. […]




20Nov

BlowBack

BlowBack
I’ve never been a smoker but I’ve always had a soft spot for them. Film noirs and rock’n’rollers have always made them more glamorous and sexy than reality, but still there usually more craic and mischievous. Think I’ve only ever seen one other cigarette being lit backwards – and I […]


Staple. Some folk only choose one thing when they dine out – schteak. You pretty much have to have it to please a large section of your audience, something to woo the business crowd, the father-in-law, Larry from Longford and those that need to choose the most expensive thing on […]

I love courgettes. I like chomping fresh little ones, chopping firm ones and pointing and laughing at oversized ones that belong in science fiction novels. If i had to have a favourite vegetable it’d be a courgette – but that would be a bit weird, having a favourite vegetable. So […]

30Sep

Ya Game?

Ya Game?
Why, yes, yes I am. Except venison doesn’t talk, and if it did it’s be saying ‘I’m delicious’. New head chef Rich is cooking up a seasonal storm in Suesey Street (ye olde name for Fitzwilliam Street) and lashed up – albeit – conscientiously plated, this delectable pile of seasons […]

Tenderscout gots a new home. They flew the coop from DogPatch Labs, got ideas about themselves and located themselves in Georgian haunt of Harcourt St. Closer to Coppers in fairness. There’s a fervent buzz off of Tenderscout, that’s nothing to do with head honcho Tony’s footballing prowess, or his boots. […]