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Squash Soup

What to make for dinner on a winter day? We make our menu on Sundays, so yesterday I was looking around in the freezer to see what we had. 291 more words

Scratch Cooking

The creation of a thousand forests

“The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn”. Ralph Waldo Emerson

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On the challenge of training budding community organisers

Training in community organising? But isn’t the whole point of the activity that there we are not bringing knowledge to helpless ‘empty vessels’? How can what is essentially an emergent process, something that is born out of interaction, be taught? 444 more words

Learning Lino – A Different Way of Thinking

As I worked on my second linocut, I realized that with block printing it’s a totally different way of thinking, than painting or drawing. It’s also exciting (and hard) that you don’t really know what you are going to get, until you do that first print. 383 more words


Financial services firm Acorn Life creates 200 new jobs

FINANCIAL services firm Acorn Life is to create 200 new jobs with half of the positions to be filled this year.

The company opened new offices in Sligo and Dublin’s Leopardstown business park in Dublin last year. 132 more words

Arcon Recruitment

Scarlet Seven from Acorn

Inventor of the Ladybird engine, visionary, connoisseur of pointy hair.

What is it with these bad guys and kneepads, anyway?

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