It's back! The "Week in Dinners" series has always been pretty popular on the blog but I often forget about what we've eaten or just forget to write it down. We can all get a bit stale on the dinner inspiration and what the kids will actually eat. Sometimes I feel like we eat … Continue reading A Week in Dinners- 2016/1
Last September I received the Happy Pear Cookbook to review and having loved the their healthy Caramel Slices and seeing Jill from Properfud raving about their healthy version of Twix bars I had to check them out. Jill was right, these are magnificent. And all they contain is fruit and nuts (and vanilla, and … Continue reading Healthy No-Bake “Twix” Bars
Last September I received the Happy Pear Cookbook to review and having loved the their healthy Caramel Slices and seeing Jill from Properfud raving about their healthy version of Twix bars I had to check them out. Jill was right, these are magnificent. And all they contain is fruit and nuts (and vanilla, and … Continue reading Healthy No-Bake "Twix" Bars
It's no secret that I like to cook and that I adore my food, so people often turn to me for ideas- I get asked "what will I make for _____?". Despite producing food every day to feed ourselves and our families, everyone seems to have a blank when it comes to the answer to … Continue reading Eleven dishes that you need to know how to cook
I was delighted to attend the launch of Paul Flynn's new book in conjunction with Lidl last week, and to get my hands on a copy of the book. The launch was held in one of the most beautiful venues I've ever been in, No 10 Ormond Quay in Dublin City Centre. The completely renovated … Continue reading Review and Competition: Paul Flynn’s Family Food with Lidl
Cookbook of the week is turning into an occasional series, but like I said before it's a hobby, no deadlines, no pressure. Right? Riggghhhttt? So, to this "week's" featured cookbook was "Real Food, Real Fast" by Domini Kemp. This is another book that I has moved with me over the years. It lived on the … Continue reading Review: Cookbook of the Week #3 “Real Food, Real Fast” by Domini Kemp
I'm always looking for quick and easy lunches, but it's hard to get the three year old to diversify from a ham sandwich or ham wrap. He know what he likes and sticks with it. The boys are big pesto fans, their absolute favourite dinner is "pasta pesto", and I encourage it as it's so … Continue reading Quick Fix: Pesto Pizza Slices
Things are busy, crazy busy this Christmas, and I'm not sure why. (OK it might be the fact that I have a six month old baby and two small boys). Despite having started my shopping in early November I'm not yet finished. The only presents that have been wrapped are the ones that have had … Continue reading Two Festive Jams.