Avoid hen party hell

How to cut the drama and have fun on your hen party Your wedding is supposed to be the best day of your life, but the hen party should come a close second. After all, you’re spending some time with your closest friends and relatives celebrating, well, YOU! The problem is that while you may – or may not – …

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The Ins and Outs of Planning a Successful Hen Party

What to do and what not to do if you want to throw an unforgettable hen event Your best friend’s getting married and she’s asked you to organise her hen party. If you’re worrying about what to do, don’t panic – we’ve put together a list of what to consider so everyone has a brilliant time. What’s In Get Bridal …

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The Romance of a Spring Wedding

How to put together a stunning spring wedding theme There are already signs that spring is on its way, with the first shoots of bulbs poking through the ground and even the odd blossom on the trees. Spring is a wonderfully romantic season to get married in, bringing with it the promise of summer after a long, harsh winter. A …

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Could you ‘event-manage’ and budget a hen night?

Many people are scared organising a hen night, but it really isn’t’ that frightening Hen nights have changed! In the past, a hen night just consisted of the soon to be bride having a night out on the town with a group of friends and, possibly, some relatives. And, the town concerned would have been the town the bride lived …

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How to get your money from the Hen & Stag partygoers

How not to be left out of pocket when organising a Stag or Hen weekend Being asked to be best man or maid of honour (chief bridesmaid) to one of your best friend’s wedding is an honour in itself and you have every right to be both proud and humbled to have been given that important role. But it is …

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Addicted to Chocolate, Ladies? Here’s the Reason …

Chocolate is a divinely tempting snack, and it seems to be more irresistible to females than males. However, science suggests there’s a reason for that… If you’ve ever found yourself sneaking down to the fridge at midnight to nibble a bar of Dairy Milk, rest assured, you’re not alone. We could not find any Irish statistics, but the Brits for …

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Barbeques in Winter? We Say…Why Not!

When you’re thinking about festive entertainment this Christmas, a barbeque may not be something that springs initially to mind. Traditionally, barbeques are reserved for warm summer days…or are they? The answer is a resounding ‘no’, according to Kippure Estate’s chef, Paul McGavin. When it comes to food, Paul is a master of the unique and unexpected. His big tip for …

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Birthday Bash!

Organising a birthday party? Sure, you can always go with the standard house party or pub gathering… …Or you can go with a venue less than an hour from Dublin and yet far enough that you’re immersed in a natural paradise—a birthday party experience that has you and your guests celebrating in your own private setting, sharing some delicious food …

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