The Best Holiday Gift Ideas from the Irish Fireside
Dec13

The Best Holiday Gift Ideas from the Irish Fireside

Our Holiday Giveaway has me dreaming about a few of my favorite things… okay, A LOT of my favorite things. With Christmas just around the corner, here’ s a list of great gift ideas that might round out your holiday shopping this year. Have a look, but be warned, you might be adding a few things to your own list for Santa. Donegal Pens They’re only 14 and 10, but brothers Ronan and Conor from Loughanure in West...

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Giveaway: Bitesize Irish Gaelic
Dec12

Giveaway: Bitesize Irish Gaelic

Anyone else adding “learn some Irish” to their list of New Year’s resolutions? Bitesize Irish Gaelic‘s online language lessons teach Irish from the perspective of a beginner, and Eoin from Bitesize Irish Gaelic has offered year-long memberships to FIVE Irish Firesiders! To enter, you’ll have to post a message in Irish below. Include the Irish and English versions, and PLEASE, let’s save the naughty...

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Giveaway: Irish Tea Time
Dec11

Giveaway: Irish Tea Time

Irish Firesider Judy Arnold has handmade this fantastic tri-color teapot cozy for our giveaway (those are the colors of the Irish flag). This gift will make it to the home of one lucky reader, AND she’s “sweetening the pot” by including a box of tea, a teapot, and one of her hand-crocheted angels. Someone is going to be very lucky. For your chance to win, answer this question… Congratulations to our winner,...

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Giveaway: Favorite Irish Recipes
Dec11

Giveaway: Favorite Irish Recipes

Jody from www.irelandwithkids.com is giving away a hardbound copy of her Favorite Irish Recipes book. For your chance to win, tell us about your favorite Irish/Ireland-inspired recipes in the comments below. The winners will be drawn Monday, Dec 19, 2011. This book makes a great gift, and you can purchase a hardbound copy for $25 or a digital copy for $4.99 (save an extra $2 by using the code IRLXMAS through December 24, 2011)....

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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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Giveaway: Irish Belleek Shard Jewelry
Dec09

Giveaway: Irish Belleek Shard Jewelry

Liam is offering a piece of his Irish Belleek shard jewelry to one lucky Irish Firesider, by offering a $115 gift certificate to his online store (answer the question at the bottom of the post to enter). He has several pieces crafted from broken dishes that were recovered in Ireland, so you can take home a bit of Ireland. $10 OFF Use the coupon code “IRISHTEA2” and get $10 off your online order or shard jewelry (one coupon per...

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