It seemed like a great idea at the time – a mad idea – but a great one in fairness – four friends would use the summer off college to drive from Dublin to Moscow. Gar, Grif, Horse and Sam had known each other for years, indeed Gar and Grif’s dads had been best buddies…

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Finding myself snowed in during Storm Emma, with Ireland virtually in lock-down, status red weather warnings countrywide, ten inches of snow outside my home-office/studio door, I am reminded of a period almost two decades ago when another Perfect Storm, this time a Perfect Storm of events, conspired, indeed collided, to kill our first business. I…

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Carambola has grown to over 1200 times its original day one size in the fifteen years since we served our first school lunch to a school in a, back then, very disadvantaged area of Limerick City, Moyross. A random (or Universally designed!?!) meeting with a man on a train (link at the bottom), led to…

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Yo. Vic! How happy are you? Really? At Pendulum ’18 recently another of the world class speakers was New York Times #1 Best-selling author, Marci Schimoff, having sold more than fifteen million copies of her books in more than 30 languages, Marci co-authored six of the Chicken Soup for the Women’s Soul series and featured…

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