Friday Night Apres Snow Food Options in Cork City

The snow is turning to slush in town and the roads are fairly clear, so we've seen a fair number of people venturing out for food. After all, a loaf of sliced pan only lasts so long. Here is a partial list of places open based on their official Twitter account updates. Usual hours are... Continue Reading →


16 Pancake Tuesday Options in Cork City

As a child, Pancake Tuesday was a thing for my family. That love of breakfast for dinner can be any time, but the tradition of using up the decadent ingredients before Lent stays with me and is a great excuse for a day of pancakes. Here is a little list of some of the places... Continue Reading →

Home Square in Cornmarket Centre

When I first moved to Cork city about a decade ago, sourcing fun home decor items was a challenge. There was no HomeSense, TKMaxx, and especially no Home Square. I must admit, I LOVE Home Square. It is calm and well presented, with the items displayed in uncluttered, but fun ways. When my friend Steve... Continue Reading →

The Best Place for…

I am often asked for recommendations, so I am making a list of my favorite spots for various things. Sometimes it is specific, sometimes it is vague. But these are just a few because, as we know, Cork city has so much to offer and this list is just a tiny fraction of all it... Continue Reading →

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