Pimp my Pancake……the healthy way

I have a degree in pancakes at this stage in my life. There are possibilities are endless. Batter, toppings, degree of crispness or soft and spongy. The world, my friends, is our oyster! But where did it all come from???? Shrove Tuesday always falls 47 days before Easter Sunday & was…

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Nut so Naughty Chocolate Nutbutter

It’s a little embarrassing calling this a recipe. It’s almost too simple to merit the title. However because of the week that’s in it I felt it was worth popping up here. It’s not often you get Valentines Day and Pancake Tuesday side by side…….if that’s not enough to merit…

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Snack Differently with Snack a Jacks & Oven Baked Walkers

High Five all round everyone – we did it!! We survived January. Possibly the dreariest, least exciting time of the year….or is it? Maybe it’s just a frame of mind and January has been getting a bad rap all these years needlessly. Maybe January should be celebrated for what it…

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Low Food Miles for Me Please & Thank You Homebird

 I am a well travelled Irish bird. In former lives, I set down roots in Loughborough, Bangkok, Australia (well, kinda’…reality TV in a former life for 3 months…..I’ll maybe explain another time) & even as far flung as North Cork! I like to travel. However, I prefer if my food…

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No ordinary Porridge for an Ordinary Morning

Porridge – the 7th member of my family. However some members of the family are somewhat falling out of love with it in phases. What to do??!!! It’s somewhere between dawn & “Holy Crap where are the gum-shields we’re late” on a wintery Saturday morning. She swans into the kitchen,…

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