Zahra Mulroy

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In-flight meals aren’t exactly famous their gourmet appeal, but then again, it’s probably quite difficult to rustle up a cordon-bleu feast at 39,000 feet. Arguably it’s often vegetarians who bear the brunt of these culinary shortcomings. Steve Hogarty found this out for himself on a recent flight when he asked for the vegetarian option .
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Saccharine tear-jerkers like The Notebook are all well and good, but real-life romance tends to be a lot more mundane, not to mention pitted with disappointment Still, this didn’t stop 18-year-old optimist and romantic Hayley Robbins from letting the universe decide her romantic fate six years ago. On a trip to the beach Hayley wrote
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With their identically youthful complexions, at first glance Kienya, K’Lienya and Kolieya Booker look like three peas from the same pod. There’s one small difference between them, however. Kienya, from Nova Scotia, is mum to 18-year-old K’Lienya and 16-year-old Kolieya. The thing is, from photos alone of the trio, people are struggling to say for
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Unwittingly eating spiders in your sleep is every arachnophobe’s worst nightmare. Come to think of it, even those of us who have no problem with our eight-legged chums probably aren’t overjoyed by the thought. Urban myths about the quantity of spider we’re consuming has varied over the years. Some would have us believe these snacks
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As Christmas gets forced upon us ever earlier, and ‘the most wonderful time of the year’ basically kicks off in September, it’s normal to find yourself getting progressively busier around this time. Festive drinks with friends, festive weekend getaways, festive drinks with work, festive Christmas parties, festive Christmas shopping and, of course, Christmas day itself.
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Ever since shows such as Changing Rooms and 60 Minute Makeover burst on to the TV scene, we’ve been aware of how small tweaks can make a big difference. These shows taught us how bit of MDF and some stencilling can go a long way to make your house feel more like a home .
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In the course of its epic three hour and fifteen minute run, James Cameron’s Titanic manages to deliver some pretty memorable and punchy scenes. Scenes that make you laugh, such as Rose spitting off the side of the ship; scenes that spawned countless annoying photo opportunities – “I’m the king of the world,” we’re looking
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Children love permanent markers like the Queen loves corgis. Not only do they LOVE permanent markers, but they can sniff one out, no matter how well it’s been concealed or locked away. The only thing better than a permanent marker is a beautiful blank, white wall – aka, the perfect canvas. Dr Eric Massicotte found
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There was a simpler time when all advent calendars had behind their doors was a festive picture. No chocolate , no cheese – and definitely no gin or absinthe (more’s the pity). However, for all the misery and gloom that’s plagued the world in 2017, one thing this year has given us is a dizzying
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Unless you’re improbably blessed with good skin, you’ll have had a spot or two in your lifetime. You’ll probably have squeezed a couple, too. Admit it – it was an immensely satisfying experience. Grim as it may be, dealing with spots or pimples (by which we mean ‘squeezing’ or ‘popping’) is as fascinating as it
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