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Irish Made Awards 2021

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The Irish Made Awards are back for 2021. Entries are now closed, best of luck to all this year's entrants! Voting in the Irish Made Awards is now open, to see the finalists and cast your vote see here: irishcountrymagazine.ie/vote.  We…

Charity gifts to give back this Christmas

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Some physical gifts will directly support local work, and gifting a donation in the name of someone else means you're providing often vital funds.

6 ways to care for older people in winter

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If you want to do something thoughtful for older neighbours, family and friends this Christmas, knock on their door and make sure they are warm, well-fed and stocked up for the colder months

Turn Black Friday green and shop Irish

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Ireland has an amazing array of makers, movers, shakers, and changers with loads of incredible businesses so there's no better place to shop.

Red velvet cake for the whole family to enjoy

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Whether you're gluten free, vegan, or just trying something different, you'll wind up with a crowd-pleasing cake. 

Leonie Cornelius’ top tips for growing apples at home

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Read on for the secret behind the apple trees of your dreams with tips and tricks from gardener Leonie Cornelius.