Lisa Brady

Lisa Brady

Haunting chronicle of broken relationships

Haunting chronicle of broken relationships

Wish I Was Here, by Jackie Kay, Picador, €18.95.

The war of mothers and daughters

The war of mothers and daughters

YOU’RE WEARING THAT? UNDERSTANDING MOTHERS AND DAUGHTERS IN CONVERSATION. By Deborah Tannen, Virago, €14.70

Gearing up

Gearing up

A renaissance is taking place in the world of Irish rallying.

Kidnap kicks

Kidnap kicks

Imagine: it’s 8.15am as you leave your apartment in downtown Manhattan.

Time to pamper

Time to pamper

Telling the time has certainly come a long way from the days of a pointed stick in a circle of stones.

Great expectations

Great expectations

In the past, maternity wear has hardly been synonymous with style.

Lap of luxury

Lap of luxury

Is it just me, or are children getting more and more trendy? It's becoming increasingly common to see logo-clad little people and even babies (who obviously have no say in the matter) paraded about by proud parents whose smiles camouflage the dents i

Jet-set sports wear

Jet-set sports wear

A worrying trend has emerged on the catwalks that has fashionistas shaking in their Jimmy Choos.

Tasting the real Cyprus

Tasting the real Cyprus

Flying into Larnaca airport in Cyprus, my mind was filled with the usual holiday daydreams: sun, sand, sea and good food and wine.