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 →


Wood Werkin’ It at Benchspace at Cork’s Marina

When David Scannell from Benchspace, a local woodworking workshop in Cork city's Marina center, invited me to participate in a woodworking workshop this past Saturday, I was all for it. I love handcrafting anything and they had no idea that at age 19 I was an assistant woodworking counselor at The Hole In The Wall Gang Camp.... Continue Reading →

Photos of a Cork Zombie Walk

Each year as the leaves have fallen and the Jack O'Lanterns appear, the Cork Zombie Walk takes place in the city centre. This annual tradition, in spite of the macabre nature, is good spirited and fun-loving. The 2017 Cork Zombie Walk takes place TODAY starting at Three Fools Coffee at 5pm. Here is the event... Continue Reading →

Guinness Cork Jazz Festival

Are you ready for the Guinness Cork Jazz Festival 2017? It is coming to Cork from October 27th to 30th 2017. To get you in the spirit, I am sharing a few videos from last year's festival. You can also peek at previous posts about the Guinness Cork Jazz Festival. Check out the schedule for this... Continue Reading →

Knitted Knockers for Breast Cancer Ireland

Olann and is hosting a #knockeralong at Mad Monk in Midleton on Wednesday, 25 October 7-10pm. Tickets are €20 each and includes a special goody bag. This event is in aid of Breast Cancer Ireland. Thousands of women each year are diagnosed with breast cancer and have to undergo a mastectomy. Knitted Knockers is a wonderful movement of generosity and... Continue Reading →

American Thanksgiving at Electric

Electric on South Mall has noticed over these last few years that people's habits and expectations for socializing are evolving. At first, it made them nervous, but then they realized it is actually an opportunity to engage more, try new things, and be different.  From this, #ElectricExperiences was born – these are events, themes, menus, and specials that Electric creates that are uniquely theirs... Continue Reading →

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