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COONEY’S VALENTINE’S TUNEYS

Rat Pack at Carnegie Hall

My Funny Valentine So today is a day for the lovers. For some it’s just a normal Tuesday, for the lucky ones it will be the most amazing Tuesday of the year. For some it will be a time of being proud of being your own person and not needing another around as you secretly sit and scorn at all the couples floating around town with flowers and happy, smiley, lovey-dovey faces! And for the a … [Read more...]

WIN! A LOVE HEART BOX OF LINDT LINDOR TRUFFLES!

Lindor Amour Heart Box - 2011

Fall in love with Lindt Lindor this Valentine's Day. Here at The Daily Update we love chocolate, who doesn't! We especially love Lindt chocolate and in particular we heart the very delicious Lindt Lindor truffles. Love is in the air this weekend and the traditional and well-loved heart shaped box containing sumptuous Lindt Lindor truffles will once again be available for all the hopeless … [Read more...]

ELAINE BUTLER-DOOLIN’S VALENTINE’S BEAUTY WISH LIST

Valentine's Gift Guide

We have come to know St. Valentine’s Day as a day of love and sentiment when lovers exchange gifts and cards to express their affections. Some say it’s a day created by the greeting card industry but personally I love to receive a gift (or two!) sent with love. Here is my wish list for Valentine’s day. You don’t have to spend a fortune to give something special! As the song goes … [Read more...]

YOU DON’T BRING ME FLOWERS

Chocolates and roses2

We know a great deal when we see one and here’s a nice alternative to the traditional chocolates and roses this Valentine’s Day. Beautyboutique.ie, Ireland’s online ‘beauty destination’, is offering all customers a free Essie Chocolate Kisses nail polish worth €11.99 with every purchase of Ren Moroccan Rose Otto Body Wash, €20. What’s more, they are offering free delivery on all … [Read more...]

MIDWEEK INDULGENCE

Laduree

Wednesday is Midweek Indulgence day here at The Daily Update and today's choice is the perfect little luxury 'humpday' treat. During these colder months, my willpower is at its weakest and my sweet tooth takes often takes over. When it does, I need a sugar kick to soften the blow of cold mornings, rainy days and dark evenings. Sugar kicks don't come much more indulgent than Ladurée macaroons. … [Read more...]