Shanore News

Musings, ramblings and thought provoking articles from our team of talented writers - all views expressed are their own!

It’s all in the wrist

“It’s all in the wrist.” Do an online search of the origin of this idiom, “It’s all in the wrist,” and the results will leave you nonplussed, for sure. Translation: Google turns up four sites. Four! And to be clear, this is if you search the phrase in quotes and “etymology.” To be crystal clear, […]

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Raiders of the Lost St. Brigid? Not quite.

It doesn’t look like much, and maybe that’s why it’s so powerful. Lines cinched together, looking like just another innocuous pattern on West Elm’s newest seasonal lineup for shower curtains, duvet covers and throw pillows. There’s something so natural about the design, like that seashell swirl of cream in your coffee; the pour begins with […]

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Forget online dating. Try a Claddagh Ring.

It’s not like a miniskirt will do. A neon sign or blinking marquee lights would be socially inappropriate. Too much in-earnest eye contact could actually scare potential candidates away. Rumors, a reputation, a nervous tick – all from trying too hard to present to the world that you’re available. A Claddagh Ring, of course, could […]

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