This beautiful lakeside cottage in Co Donegal is on the market for €250,000
This beautiful lakeside cottage in Co Donegal is on the market for €250,000

Sarah Finnan

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Fancy a fixer-upper? Here are four cottages on the market for under €95,000
Fancy a fixer-upper? Here are four cottages on the market for under €95,000

Sarah Finnan

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Festival fashion: Crocs, crochet and the unexpected rise of dryrobes

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Joe Alwyn’s voice in ‘Conversations with Friends’ is the new Connell’s chain

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This charming wisteria-adorned cottage in Co Kerry is on the market for €239,000
This charming wisteria-adorned cottage in Co Kerry is on the market for €239,000

Sarah Finnan

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This charming three-bedroom cottage in Donegal is on the market for €300,000
This charming three-bedroom cottage in Donegal is on the market for €300,000

Lauren Heskin

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This sweet country cottage with a picket fence and private garden is on the market for €310,000
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International Women’s Day: can we celebrate the women who aren’t hashtag girl bosses too?


by Victoria Stokes
06th Mar 2022

Girls in masks. Coronavirus theme. Women in the city walks during quarantine. Female crossing arms

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The purpose of International Women’s Day is to recognise the cultural, historical and economic contributions of women around the world and to break gender bias. So why do we reserve the ‘inspirational’ and ‘iconic’ plaudits only for women in business?

“Find a job you love and you’ll never work a day in your life.” There are few phrases that grind my gears more than this one, not just because it’s a complete falsehood (find a job you love and I can assure you, you’ll work very hard indeed), but because it works on a pretty harmful assumption: that each and every one of us should be head over heels in love with what we do...

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