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Restaurants actually hate Valentine’s Day, saying it limits cash and regulars

Add restaurateurs to the list of curmudgeons who don’t love Valentine’s Day. Anxious lovebirds scrambling to book a table this week might guess that fancy eateries are gaga over Feb. 14. But many proprietors say it’s actually a once-a-year headache they’d just as soon skip. Yes, V-Day can pack dining venues wall-to-wall with couples craving… Read More »

Katie Byrne: Christmas should be a time of celebration, not obligation. Practice saying no, even if it’s only in front of the mirror

Christmas stress can be a burden for many Katie Byrne Katie Byrne: Christmas should be a time of celebration, not obligation. Practice saying no, even if it’s only in front of the mirror Independent.ie ‘I have to’ is one of those phrases that we hear a lot of during the festive season. ‘I have to… Read More »