Cheerful Chilli Soup

Welcome Springtime! It’s officially here now I think…..what with the slight upturn in the weather. Of course the foreign tourists are still wearing their article fleeces to ward off the cold but us hard nosed, optimistic Irish are gearing up to digging out the sun cream, loungers for the back…

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The absent minded Yes

There is little more daunting at this point in our lives than that of the absent minded Yes. You know the scenario…you are driving & on the zillionth question about death, heaven or poo (because it is that random). It’s busy, cars everywhere & you hear ‘schlub bub bub Schlub…

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For the Love of All things Chocolatey

  Anyone who knows me will know that I have a SEVERE WEAKNESS for dark chocolate. I grew up (much the same as everyone else) absolutely in love with the Cadbury’s Purple Snack. Oh wait …. was it a blue snack or a purple snack? Well that in itself could…

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Detox to Retox?

Sorry for the delay in this post – real life just happened to get in the way of my social media life this weekend with a trip to A&E with 3rd born aka toilet lover aka Ollie. He is fine – thankfully! It’s always great when you are dressed to…

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Pudding For Breakfast Anyone?

Breakfast in our house can be such a stressful time as it’s normally chaos. Leisurely would certainly not be a word I’d use to describe it but survival in the morning really depends on keeping things easy & being prepared as much as possible. I rarely skip breakfast as the…

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