Editorial: the last one - tá bród agus brón orm
Amii McKeever
At the end of her time as editor of Irish Country Living, Amii McKeever reflects on being supported to swim at the beginning – both personally and professionally.
10 May 2023 Amii
Editorial: the prioritisation great trade-off
Between hard-wired perceptions, societal expectations and the pure limitations of time, Amii McKeever believes it reasonable to suggest that neither sex can truly have it all.
3 May 2023 Ask Miriam
'How can I support my friend who is dealing with addiction in her family?'
Dear Miriam, my friend is struggling with her son's addiction; how can I support her?
Backchat: lifestyle webinar for people living with COPD
To coincide with World Health Day on 7 April, COPD Support Ireland is hosting an information webinar for people living with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.
29 March 2023 Health
Trócaire marks a milestone 50 years of charity
As Trócaire turns 50, we take a look at this year’s Lenten Appeal which is focused on Somalia.
22 March 2023 Features
Fair Deal reform could see nursing home residents keep rental income
Nursing home residents will keep 100% of income from renting out their home under Fair Deal amendments secured by the Regional Independent Group of TDs.
22 March 2023 News
Mindfulness: feel the fear and be at ease
Mindfulness expert Catherine Callaghan reminds us that we are always more than our fears.
15 March 2023 Features
Tullamore International Women’s Day Brunch returns with stellar speaker line-up
This year’s Tullamore International Women’s Day Brunch will include special guests and aims to empower women from all backgrounds, writes Naomi Hamilton-O’Donnell
6 March 2023 Features
Backchat: Drink Tea for MND this March
The Drink Tea for MND campaign is aiming to raise awareness about Motor Neuron Disease with Lily Chen as its ambassador, writes Naomi Hamilton-O’Donnell.
1 March 2023 Health
ChatGPT advised, “They are only jealous”! No, actually that was my mother!
Words of comfort from a caring parent or friend can support a bullied person - child or adult - but when that bullying is inescapable, more than words is needed. Writes Amii McKeever
22 February 2023 Amii
Backchat: ARC Fashion Show back to raise money for cancer services
Ireland’s annual style extravaganza is returning this March to raise funds for the ARC’s Cancer Support Centres.
1 February 2023 Fashion
Meet the award-winning therapist who combines beef farming with counselling
From tractors to therapy, beef farmer and counsellor Tom Meade combines both of his passions in his profession.
11 January 2023 Features