Great Chocolate Quinoa Granola for the Grizzly Risers

“What you see before you, my friend, is the result of a lifetime of chocolate.” Katharine Hepburn couldn’t have put it better really. There are lots of sacrifices that need to made in life. However chocolate is not one of them in my opinion. Everything in moderation, as I always say.…

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Easy-peasy Back to School Lunches with Homebird and Brady Family Ham

Confession: Sometimes I do a little happy dance around my kitchen. It normally entails flailing of hands awkwardly in one direction whilst my legs do something really uncool and Dad-like, and at the same time mouthing words to a song from the ’90’s that nobody under the age of 30…

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Cashew & Chocolate Balls with an Orange Kiss

Give me all of the chocolate, anytime, anywhere. I am a self-confessed, beyond help chocaholic. It just kinda makes me happy. Chocolate says ‘I love you’ so much better than a carrot in my world. It’s nothing personal carrot – it’s me, not you. But what to do when you…

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Blueberry Blast for Bad Boys (And Girls)

It’s normally about this time of year that the contents of my garage start to spill out onto my lawn. An Irish Pandora’s box of sorts….dragged from its winter slumber, dusted off and dumped into the paddling pool for a quick wash by those under the legal driving age who…

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Asian Mussels to bring back Memories with Bord Bia

  You may not know this about me but I spent a year of my life living in Bangkok. Right in the middle of the central business district…….an area probably more commonly known to visitors as Patpong market. There wasn’t a knock-off handbag that went in or out of that…

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