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Caring for Your Cut Flowers – How to Make them Last

Posted by on Feb 14, 2012 in Blog, Featured, Tips and Tricks | 0 comments

Caring for Your Cut Flowers – How to Make them Last

The Journey Home If you received them at work and you need to take them home here are some things you can do to help keep them nice and fresh (a trick my Nana taught me): Get some paper handtowels or tissue paper and make it very wet, wrap it around the bottoms of the flower stems Get some plastic or a plastic baggie and use a rubber band or string to seal off the bottom to avoid spillage Keep the flowers slightly upright if possible on the way home and keep them out of direct sunlight and heat vents When You Get Home Make sure the vase is...

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Last Minute Valentine’s Day Options

Posted by on Feb 12, 2012 in Blog, Tips and Tricks | 0 comments

Last Minute Valentine’s Day Options

Thank you to all who took part and helped to push Irish businesses. @CraicOrganiser was very busy these last few days gathering information via Twitter. Shop local, share the love and have a Very Happy Valentine’s Day! The Cute Options Generate an Innocent love label – visit www.valentines.innocentdrinks.co.uk/label/ and follow instructions. Darragh Doyle was kind enough to allow us to use his Innocent picture. (@innocentIreland and @darraghdoyle). The Crafty Options Jagdeep Sahans can create personalised Calligraphic inscription on...

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Chocolate Covered Fruit as Homemade Valentine’s Gift

Posted by on Feb 12, 2012 in Blog, Tips and Tricks | 0 comments

Chocolate Covered Fruit as Homemade Valentine’s Gift

This is very, very easy and makes a big impression. Give it a go and let me know how you get on. If you don’t have a box you can cover with Valentine’s Day wrapping paper, then just use a nice plate or bowl and cover with cling film. Ingredients: Chocolate of your choice (these were covered in dark chocolate) Washed and dried cherries and strawberries, preferably with stalks still attached Dried dates and apricots Anything else you want to dip Method: Prepare some trays with some wax paper Place a small glass or metal baking...

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A Non-Commercial Valentine’s Day

Posted by on Feb 9, 2012 in Blog, Tips and Tricks | 0 comments

A Non-Commercial Valentine’s Day

A Fallacy The Valentine’s Day holiday was created by the greeting card industry to generate profit. This is not true, but they sure have exploited it for all it’s worth and, as a business owner, I have to admit I understand why. As a consumer, it annoys me that roses, dinners and weekends away can often be more expensive than normal just because it’s the 14th of February. Having said that, there is a recent trend in the opposite direction. Businesses realise that consumers want better deals or they just won’t spend, end of...

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Events – Unique, Special and Stress Free!

Posted by on Sep 15, 2010 in Featured, Portfolio | 0 comments

Events – Unique, Special and Stress Free!

Hiring Craic Organiser takes the stress out of your happy occasion or business event. We do this by organising and managing all the niggly stuff for you. By hiring Craic Organiser, you can also rest assured that every detail will be taken care of and every effort made to make the occasion as special, unique and impressive as possible. It is the small touches and attention to detail that makes all the difference. Don’t take a chance, call us today on 022-55002 for excellent service and advice.     Recommend on Facebook share via

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Case Study: 60th Birthday Party

Posted by on Sep 15, 2010 in Featured, Portfolio | 0 comments

Case Study: 60th Birthday Party

Craic Organiser was responsible for organising a surprise 60th birthday party for a lady called Eileen in Cork city recently. It was a surprise birthday party at her house and 50 guests were invited to attend. The guests were from all over Ireland and several other countries. They needed plenty of advance notice of the party and reminders when it came closer to the date. They also needed assistance getting accommodation close to the party address so that they could walk back at the end of the night. A small group of close friends were enlisted...

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Craic Organiser Business Event Management

Posted by on Sep 15, 2010 in Featured, Portfolio | 0 comments

Craic Organiser Business Event Management

Some Examples Craic Organiser Event Management Business Expansion Launch Business Support Exhibition and Networking Event combined with the Expansion Launch of Spiralli Business Solutions. Approximately 150 people in attendance.     Event Management for this Event: Press Releases Online promotion Invitations by Mail and Email Venue preparation: layout and assistance with exhibition stalls, catering, entertainment, etc. Catering: champagne, mini scones with cream cheese and smoked salmon, cheese and grapes, chocolates, etc. Sound...

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