Quick Creamy Cider Mussels with Bord Bia

NewsFlash! My husband isn’t the only living thing with a beard that I love. Although he doesn’t use his to attach to rocky shore lines, he has been known to be fairly sedentary during periods of his life – similar to the blue mussel.  Do you know a mussels beard…

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Pulled Pork Nacho’s for the Win!

It’s freezing outside. Whilst your mind is telling you that there is an a battalion of vegetables on the turn, your heart is telling you……well…..you just can’t deal with it right now. You can almost hear the carrots screaming at you from the fridge as you reach for the take…

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Super Stew for the Super busy

First let me set the scene. When: 1:23pm or 2:23pm or 5:23pm… any pick up really! Where: Outside the school gates…..further away than you wanted to be as you got here late and missed the prime parking positions. Ok, ok so this means technically you are not outside the school…

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A new Chapter

Work is looming tomorrow after nearly 12 months of maternity leave. I am a basket case! I’m not worried about the work part of the situation (as any parent knows – it’s nearly a break from the kids. Oh bad parent personified here!!!) but I am just worried about fitting…

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So Long Summer….eventually

  I love this quote. I find Autumn not only a sad time as we bid farewell to the long evenings spent as we wish but also a time for reflection and new beginnings. There is something about getting back into routines that awakens the need for something new in most…

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