Controversial, I know, to be talking about Christmas on November 1st. But I am an unashamed Christmas-lover, so it's been lurking on my horizon of perception for almost the whole year. Not that I'm going to start the Mariah Carey already. I've just written a very special murder mystery game, set at the North Pole, … Continue reading Who Killed Santa’s Elf? A Christmas Murder Mystery
Halloween is a popular time for those so inclined to don a creative costume and whip up some interesting drinks, and it's always my favourite time of year to throw a party. Hosting a murder mystery party is so much fun. It's up to you just how far you jump into the theme. Once I … Continue reading Food and Drink Ideas – Murder Mystery Halloween Party
For only the second year, LitCrawl is coming to the illustrious Hinterland Literary and Arts Festival, and I was lucky enough to be invited to host a reading! I will be going through an excerpt from my first novel, Dark Green, set in the County Meath town in the 1970s. What is LitCrawl? The principle … Continue reading Book Reading: LitCrawl at the Hinterland Festival June 24th
Thinking about hosting a murder mystery, but unsure where to start? Take a look at our video guide. And remember, live dangerously! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ytuNwT6y0U&t=140s Visit my Etsy shop, Bespoke Murder Mystery.
Hello ladies and gents - it's been a while since we posted, but we have some very exciting news, we have just launched an Etsy shop selling printable murder mystery kits! So what's the deal with a murder mystery then, how do you host one? This blog post should answer most of your questions! Why … Continue reading Murder Mystery Shop Now Open
Two weeks and counting until A Stylish Afternoon tea in the Newgrange Hotel on May 14th! Let's take a look at another of our fabulous boutiques, Hummingbird Boutique on Trimgate Street in Navan. Hummingbird was set up in 2012 by Annemarie Greene , with a love for fashion and an opportunity she couldn't refuse! The … Continue reading A Stylish Afternoon Tea: Hummingbird Boutique
The latest addition to the Navan fashion scene and set to be a long-term feature in the town, is MK Bridal, opened last month by Mairead Kennedy. The bridal boutique stocks the latest bridal labels from the classic Enzoani to Blush by Hayley Paige; Paloma Blanca, Sweetheart; Lou Lou, Sorella Vita and St Patrick White … Continue reading A Stylish Afternoon Tea Boutique Profile: MK Bridal
With just over a month to go before A Stylish Afternoon Tea, the fabulous style summit taking place in Navan on May 14th, we're taking a look at some of the market town's leading suppliers. First up is Geoghegan's, the style stalwart. This family-owned and run department store has been the heart of Navan's shopping … Continue reading A Stylish Afternoon Tea Boutique profile: Geoghegans, Navan, Meath
The Dublin Mint Office, just announced The Flowing Hair Coin; the first dollar ever minted in the United States, will arrive in Dublin amongst heavy security to go on show to the public in the RDS, Dublin next weekend. The 1794 Flowing Hair Silver Dollar is believed to be the first dollar coin ever to be … Continue reading First Dollar Ever Minted Is Coming to the RDS!
If you were hoping that I would tell you that wellies aren’t a must then, I’m afraid you’ll be disappointed. Unfortunately if you are heading down to the National Ploughing Championship tomorrow, Wednesday or Friday – there is no paved oasis for high heels – so operate the same footwear policy as you would for … Continue reading What to Wear to the National Ploughing Championships