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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Contemporary sculptures as therapy

For centuries, churches have served as both galleries and healing centres. Perhaps the therapeutic value we have so long invested in works of art has seemed too self-evident to require further investigation. Image Credit Recent studies have investigated the value of sculptures for difficult conditions such as Alzheimer’s and dementia. …

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