RSVP Magazine

WHAT? These Ice-Pops Could Sabotage Your Driving License

How in Gods name did we never notice this? These popular ice-pops could set you over the limit, and sabotage your driving license. You know the drill, it’s a hot summers day and all you’re craving on your road-trip is an ice-pop to cool you down. Of course, you’d love to be able to sip […]

EAT EASY: Yvonne Connolly does Jamaica

This month I write my column from colourful Jamaica and I’m in food heaven. It is everything  and more than I expected. While my boyfriend John is busy shooting a movie here with Idris Elba, I’m keeping myself occupied sampling traditional local food and enjoying this beautiful island’s unique laid-back atmosphere. It is one of […]

Aldi Are Selling A Bottle 1.5 Litre Bottle Of Prosecco And It’s AMAZING!

YES! Just when we thought nothing could cheer us up from this horrendous weather, Aldi has gone and made our day with the release of this 1.5 litre bottle of prosecco – and it’s AMAZING. You know with some inexpensive bottles of prosecco, they can actually taste disgusting. But not this one, it tastes like […]

Aer Lingus Have Announced A HUGE Summer Sale

Get ready to pack those suitcases lads, because Aer Lingus is here to save the day!   The Irish airline have announced a huge summer sale, and we definitely won’t be passing up this opportunity. We’re all a bit saddened by the fact that our little mini heatwave is now over, and it’s back to […]

Lidl Have A Waffle Maker And Our Lives Are Literally Made

Lidl, we could not love you anymore if we tried! Just when you think you’re back on track with the diet and healthy eating to try and salvage that summer body, they go and sell a WAFFLE MAKER – what else would you need in life sure? Have fun making your own batter, top it […]


MUCKROSS PARK HOTEL & SPA Muckross Park Hotel and Spa in Killarney has just launched its five-star summer experience packages. These packages offer guests the opportunity to experience the beautiful natural surroundings of Killarney National Park in a luxurious way during their stay at Muckross. There are three unique packages to choose from: Experience the […]

So Apparently Eating Carbs Can Help You Make Better Life Decisions

We always feckin’ knew it…..CARBS ARE LIFE! New research shows that eating carbohydrates will make you less likely to agree to a bad deal, and helps you make better decisions. According to The Sunday World, eating toast and cereal can actually boost levels of dopamine in the brain, making us feel happier and more rewarded […]

5 Foods That Make Your Teeth Whiter

Try supplementing your diet with the following foods. Not only do they offer you nutritional benefits, but they also help keep your teeth white. Cauliflower  It’s one of those foods that requires a lot of chewing – and that’s a good thing for your teeth. The longer it takes to break down your food, the […]

RSVP’S BEST GOLF GETAWAYS – Perfect Father’s Day Treat

Six of the best golf getaways to try out this summer.   MOUNT WOLSELEY HOTEL, SPA & GOLF RESORT The magnificent golf course at Mount Wolseley is firmly established as one of Ireland’s premier parkland courses. Designed by the late, great Christy O’Connor Jnr, the golf course at Mount Wolseley opened in 1996 and measures […]


Chef Adrian returns with his brand new series Chef Adrian Eats Ireland, exclusive to RTÉ Player. In this new online show, the Cavan cook brings together three of his great loves: food, fun and Ireland. Dedicated to finding the tastiest grub in Ireland and showing you how to make it, Adrian searches for the best […]

CORK AIRPORT: Take off to the US this summer from Cork Airport

If a holiday to the US has ever tickled your fancy then Cork Airport has plenty on offer for you this summer. Ireland’s newest transatlantic airport welcomes its first direct US flights to Boston/Providence with Norwegian in July. And for those looking to explore other destinations across North America, WOW air can now connect you […]

JULY- EAT EASY with Yvonne Connolly

I’ve recently returned from a weekend break in London where I stayed with my boyfriend John in Shoreditch. This is a very trendy area in the East End, home to ultra-cool restaurants, boutiques and, of course, Shoreditch House, the hot spot popular with the “who’s who” of London. We also visited the super chic Devonshire […]

Maltesers Teasers And Galaxy Counters Are Recalled

Oh noooooo…. Maltesers Teasers and Galaxy Counters are among the products recalled by Mars Chocolate UK and Ireland due to the possible presence of Salmonella. According to The Irish Mirror, the company have issued a recall for a number of popular sweets after they discovered the potential presence of Salmonella in the ingredients used to […]

Lidl Have An Ice-Cream Maker On Sale, And Everyone Wants It

Everybody – your summer has just been made. What else would you need on a scorching hot day, only a good old bowl of Ice-cream. And what makes it even better? Maybe the fact that you can make it from scratch at home, and enjoy your very own signature ice-cream. This also includes recipe suggestions […]

Nourish Your Gut With these simple dietary changes and recipes

A healthy gut is the foundation of a healthy body. Just ask anyone with a bowel condition and they will tell you how dietary changes can impact their overall wellbeing. Dieticians Lorraine Maher and Paula Mee now want to help others soothe the symptoms of a sensitive gut with the low FODMAP diet. Their new […]

The Coolest And Cheapest Places To Go On Your Summer Holidays This Year

Summer is here lads, so feck it, why not just book a cheap Ryanair flight to one of Europe’s beautiful cities to keep you going before we can all actually start to enjoy the Irish weather– if it ever arrives. Here are the five best locations we feel you should all be thinking about! Berlin  […]

FOOD: Get Saucy

Ballymaloe Foods are celebrating 27 years in business this year and the company is going from strength to strength.  The company was started in 1990 by Yasmin Hyde, daughter of Myrtle Allen of Ballymaloe House. Yasmin saw an opportunity to produce and sell Ballymaloe Relish, a family favourite recipe, and there has been no going […]


Heading into peak travel season, you might expect delays as a fact of life, without ever considering that you may be entitled to compensation. Current EU travel regulations state that all travellers must be financially compensated if their flight is cancelled at short notice, overbooked or delayed by more than three hours, unless the delay […]

How To Make Ryan’s Amazing Savoury Oat Loaf

The fabulous Ryan from Endorphin Stew is back with another quick and easy recipe. This week, he’s showing us how to make his amazing savoury oat loaf, which looks SO good. What you’ll need: 210g of Porridge Oats 60g of Grated Cheddar Cheese 2 tbsp Berry Mix 2 tbsp Pumpkin Seeds 40g Pecan Nuts/ Walnuts […]