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7 surprising things everyone should know about Hanukkah

(Source: www.vox.com)

Hanukkah, which starts on December 12, was probably the first Jewish holiday you heard of, whether you’re Jewish or not.

Hanukkah is such a big deal in America — there’s a menorah lighting on the National Mall, for Pete’s sake! 1,850 more words


Declan O'Rourke


Friday, December 15th 2017.

20:00 – 23:00

Dolans Warehouse.


Declan O Rourke announces the October release of his new album ‘Chronicles Of The Great Irish Famine’ followed by a full band tour across Ireland in December 2017. 69 more words

Live Music

Caroline Keane And Tom Delany Album Launch


Wednesday, December 13th, 2017.

20:00 – 23:00

Upstairs at Dolans


“Never Say Goodbye, Say Good Luck”
– New album by Caroline Keane and Tom Delany. 475 more words

Live Music

Barn to Boutique

Our transformation from barn to boutique took just less than one year.  It was a fascinating, challenging and sometimes rollercoaster time.

When we reflect on the experience of renovating our ancient barn to the boutique chalet it now is we know that it took all of our combined experience, knowledge and perseverance to complete it. 76 more words

French Alps

Tadka/Dal Makhani

When we were young… We used to go for a family outing once a month… To a Punjabi Dhaba for dinner. Not one of those posh restaurants but literally a shack which churned out the most amazing dishes. 253 more words


Art Feature - Joanna Hang

Joanna Hang is one of the most dedicated artists I have seen. To be honest really, I would regard her as a master of all trades when it comes to art. 265 more words


On Recognizing the Church Even When It No Longer Looks, Sounds, Worships, or Acts Like the Church We’ve Known

In a provocative September 2017 article, church consultant Sarai Rice of the Congregational Consulting Group asked if a church that doesn’t look, sound, worship, or act like a church—or at least, the way most of us assume a church should look, sound, worship, and act—is really a church.  1,229 more words