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Summer Salad with Avocado

Summer Salad with Avocado

Just a very simple summer salad in a honey-mustard-vinaigrette dressing, with avocado.

The Red Witches Crumble

The Red Witches Crumble

A yummy raspberry and strawberry crumble gently spiced with ginger and cinnamon – perfect treat for these dark evenings.

What’s happening in Catalonia

What’s happening in Catalonia

Passions about ethnicity, about autonomy, about freedom, about where you are from, are for many people, including myself, part of the fire that courses through the blood. But the practicalities about how best to achieve real freedom, real autonomy, real global recognition of your community, though a much colder and a much more complex work, are far more important.

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Mushroom Omelette for One

Mushroom Omelette for One

Omelettes are so quick and easy to make, plus they’re filling and nutritious. So if you’re looking for a healthy and filling vegetarian breakfast, give this a try.

The Homelessness Crisis and Affordable Housing

The Homelessness Crisis and Affordable Housing

Solving the problem of homelessness isn’t simply about making housing more affordable. There are different types of homelessness and if we really want to end homelessness in our lifetimes then we need better mental health services, more effective ways of tackling addiction and better emergency 

Tenants Rights Re Rent Increases

Tenants Rights Re Rent Increases

I read two different articles last week in one of the national papers regarding the issue of rent increases. Each article highlighted cases where tenants were finding it difficult to manage huge rent increases. However both involved situations that should no longer occur under the current legislation. So here’s a really quick run-through of your rights regarding rent increases as a tenant in Ireland.

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