The 25 Best Articles for Your St Patrick’s Day Reading!
Mar16

The 25 Best Articles for Your St Patrick’s Day Reading!

The Ides of March tend to bring out the best articles about Ireland… or maybe it has something to do with training for green beer consumption on the 17th. Regardless, here are 25 Irish-interest articles you don’t want to miss… 5 Must-Reads! The History of Ireland in 100 Object – FREE download this month 20 Great Recipes for St. Patrick’s Day – Bon Appétit Sales of Irish Whiskey Up 400% – The...

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Journey Into Ireland’s Past and Present Through Music
Mar06

Journey Into Ireland’s Past and Present Through Music

Ireland’s past is filled with the work of poets and musicians. So too is its present. Pádraigín Ní Uallacháin, Mike Scott, Luka Bloom, and Cathie Ryan lead journeys into past and present through their music.   Songs of the Scribe Pádraigín Ní Uallacháin knew that Ireland’s first personal poetry, writings in Old Irish found as notes on the margins of medieval manuscripts, had inspired modern day Irish poets Seamus Heaney...

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Contemporary Irish Authors You Should be Reading
Jan29

Contemporary Irish Authors You Should be Reading

Ireland has blessed the literary world with talents of Joyce, Wilde, Beckett, Shaw, Synge, Yeats, Swift and many more. Those are tough shoes to fill, and fortunately, the Emerald Isle continues to produce a steady crop of skilled storytellers. We asked our readers to tell us their favorite contemporary Irish authors… Cecelia Ahern John Banville Kevin Barry Sebastian Barry Maeve Binchy Rhys Bowen Ken Bruen John Connolly Frank...

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Lonely Planet Dublin Guide FREE for St Patrick’s Day
Mar15

Lonely Planet Dublin Guide FREE for St Patrick’s Day

Lonely Planet is getting into the St Patrick’s Day spirit by offering a version of their Dublin City Guide for FREE with their Guides, Phrasebooks, and Maps App. The offer runs in the iTunes store until until 11:59 pm PST on March 17. Since we have a really slooooow internet connection today, we didn’t get to download the app to confirm Dublin is in there. If you download, be sure to report back. Visit the iTunes Link Now...

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Some Irish Toasts for 2012
Dec31

Some Irish Toasts for 2012

It’s almost 2012 (at least in my corner of the world), and I was thrilled to spot this list of Irish toasts at the Irish American Mom blog…...

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Giveaway: Ursula Celano Irish Notebooks
Dec11

Giveaway: Ursula Celano Irish Notebooks

Here’s a giveaway item you probably haven’t seen before… Ursula Celano’s new line of handcrafted Ireland-themed notebooks. Ursula’s handcrafted notebooks are designed and made right in Ireland and feature images inspired there… Irish dance, Dublin landmarks, the Aran Islands, Irish hedgerows, and the cottages of Eire. Ursula is giving away some of these beauties, but in order to be entered into the...

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