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Westmeath’s Coastal Christmas Extravaganza

The fact is a person is diagnosed with dementia somewhere in the world every four seconds. The myth is there is nothing we can do about this sobering statistic. The reality is you can make a difference.  Help today by attending the fund-raising event of the decade.  Westmeath Residential and Nursing Care Home, a registered charity, will be hosting the first ever Coastal Christmas Celebration on Saturday, December 6, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. This Christmas celebration promises to put wind in your holiday sails and take you to...

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Island Style

Deck the halls with these Bermuda inspired ornaments available locally, and create your own island-style Christmas wreath!   (Clockwise from top) Cedar Cutouts: Riihiluoma’s, Metal Ornaments: Riihiluoma’s, Banana Leaf Angel: Dockyard C...

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Home for the Holidays: Baked Brie with Brown Sugar and Pecans

Ingredients: 9 Ounce wheel of brie 1/2 Cup of pecans, chopped 3 Tbsp of light brown sugar 3 Tbsp of maple syrup       Directions Step 1: Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Place cheese on baking sheet and bake for 15 to 20 minu...

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Home for the Holidays: Roasted Brussel Sprouts with Pancetta and Parmesan

Ingredients: 2 pounds Brussels sprouts, large, trimmed and cut in half 1 Tbsp grapeseed oil 1/4 lb. of pancetta, cut into small cubes Parmesan Salt and pepper to taste   Step 1: Bring 4 quarts of water to a rolling boil. Add ...

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Home for the Holidays: Mulled Wine

This week we're brewing up a homemade mulled wine, using aromatic spices and fresh orange juice. Here's what you'll need to make about 8 cups of mulled wine: 1 bottle of bodeaux red wine 4 cups of apple cider 1 orange juice and zest 1/4...

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Home for the Holidays: Roasted Beet Hummus

Beets are one of the very best foods you can eat. Beets have anti-aging properties, cleanse the liver, protect against heart disease and strokes and the roots contain B vitamins along with many minerals including potassium, iron, manganese, copp...