Irish Culture @ BellaOnline http://www.bellaonline.com/Site/irishculture Do you live in Ireland or count that island as part of your genetic or spiritual heritage? The Irish culture site celebrates how this heritage is both timeless and moved with the times. Ireland truly is a place where the modern meets the mythic. en-us Copyright 2014 BellaOnline.com All Rights Reserved. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:23:22 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/logo.jpg Irish Culture @ BellaOnline http://irishculture.bellaonline.com The Hearth in the Irish Home http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art57943.asp Maintaining a connection to nature's elements is characteristic of Irish culture. The open fire, or hearth, provided the gathering place where food, stories and music were shared, being the heartbeat transmitting of Irish culture. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 04:08:28 EST A New Taste of Ireland http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art9557.asp The recent Taste of Cavan food festival highlighted the many artisan food producers joining Ireland's agri-food sector. Also, it features the subtle change in Ireland's food culture over the past two decades. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:01:52 EST A ‘New’ Traditional Irish Food http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art10312.asp Seaweed is now enjoying some 'super food' status. Many people don't consider seaweed as part of traditional Irish cuisine, but in the northwest of Ireland the culinary culture persisted. Now , a Sligo woman general practitioner, has created a culinary guide to seaweed. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 07:01:52 EST