Have you been to Rock Farm Slane Yet? Rock Farm Slane is a Gold Certified Eco Tourism Business that offers a unique eco friendly accommodation experience with a choice of Glamping yurts and shepherd huts that can accommodate couples, families and small groups as well as Weddings when extra bell tents can be erected.
Carina and the team have been…Read More
Am sure many of you are familiar with Vivienne Campbell of The Herbal Hub and if not, now you are! Vivienne has been running her herbal courses and workshops for many years – in fact she celebrated 10 years last October. She has a wide range of online courses and events happening in 2021 including Natural Cosmetic Making, Herbal Medicine & Cooking…Read More
This popped up on my Twitter feed today and I think it is a really fantastic idea! I wanted to share it out to others who may be interested in this unique way of learning authentic local recipes from people who have come to Ireland and need some help.
I absolutely LOVE the workshops and events that Flora (aptly named) offers on her UK based website https://plantsandcolour.co.uk/.. She offers online and offline courses in botanical printmaking using dyes from plants. She also offers workshops such as how to identify and grow plants for colour making – one that I have registered my interest for.…Read More
Yesterday a customer told me about Pearls and how they are a living gem. Imagine how many pearls it takes to make a necklace!! One occasion where the falsie (farmed) pearl is MUCH cooler than the real thing! Not sure I would even like to wear a living gem, unless it somehow chose me.. what do you think?
The Draft Biodiversity Action Plan, ‘Connecting with Nature’, is available for public consultation, closing on 10th August 2020. Interested parties are encouraged to make submissions on the draft action plan here: https://consult.sdublincoco.ie/en/consultation/draft-biodiversity-action-plan-south-dublin-county-connecting-nature-2020-2026
Check out Big-Nature.org brought to you by The Bee Sanctuary Of Ireland:
“The quick version for those with a short attention span: Nature’s in trouble. Trees, hedgerows, rivers, seas, bogs and habitat both in rural and urban settings are being destroyed on a daily basis. Tired of standing by helplessly watching this happen? We are. Enough is e…Read More
Secret Valley Wildlife Park is reopening this week – If you cannot make it down to them be sure to visit their GoFund me page as they desperately need help to take care of the many animals in their care after the havoc of Covid – https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/save-secret-valley-wildlife-park
Loving these Facemasks available from NewLookFX in Westmeath who have teamed up with Volupt Art to bring you Mexican handmade textiles. Beautifully hand sewn and embroidered reusable face mask crafted by a member of the Otomi community in Mexico. Each one is handmade and unique. https://newlookfx.com/
A large Dung Beetle out for a stroll along the DMW Trail (Dublin Mountain Way)
Authentic Irish lass ☘️ Born and reared in Dublin. Totally an outdoor person, love any outdoor activity, mostly walking in the mountains though. Love to be fed too 😋