Home Automation Gathers Pace

In the past few years, even smart phones and desktop computers have built-in AI personal assistants. Having those, or other apps, integrate to automate other aspects of your home is a major trend, and will only increase in the future as the ‘internet of things’ becomes the norm. Image Credit …

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The use of garlic in Irish cuisine

Garlic is a key ingredient in dishes from many Mediterranean countries. It is used extensively in Italian cuisine, possibly more liberally in the south of the country than in the north. This may be because if it’s not used carefully, it can overpower the flavour of more delicate ingredients. Image …

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Great ideas for empty jars

Whether it’s jam, coffee or pickles, those empty glass jars soon mount up. And yes, you could put them in the recycling bin so they get made into something new, but with a little imagination and not very much skill you could turn them into something useful yourself. Image Credit …

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