A Girls Night & Tomato Tart

As some of you are aware,  the weather of late has been so unusually hot for Ireland, I have lacked any sort of motivation in the kitchen.  The reason behind this go-slow is due to the fact that my little kitchen is south facing and gets incredibly hot with the sun beating in the windows […]

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Eggplant and Chickpea Curry

Ok,  its Friday night and you are craving a treat to officially kickstart the weekend after a long and painful week at work.  What better way to herald the start of weekend antics then cooking up an authentic eggplant and chickpea curry!

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Set the Juice Loose!

We got a juicer. Yes we did, and I love everything about it. So far, we have had the juicer for about a week and everyday we have juiced a bunch of fruit and vegetables to make really delicious juice drinks and keep our “five a day” bang on target.

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A Summer BBQ

Well its official.  Summer has officially started and I know this because yesterday I attended my first ( and I hope many)  summer BBQ’s. The BBQ signals the start of the summer season,  it is the proverbial cutting of a ribbon,  or smashing a magnum of champagne against the bow of a ship,  it screams […]

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Vegetarian Chilli

A loooong while ago I posted a recipe for Cowboy Chilli, I have to say that it has been some time since we have made it, but, seeing as I now am beating the drum and trying to promote healthy eating through Vegan or Vegetarian choices without sacrificing taste we thought we would give this […]

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Berry Tea Oatmeal

Every morning I have Flahavan’s porridge (oatmeal) for my breakfast with a coffee. It really is the only thing that keeps me full until lunch, to stay nice and healthy I usually make it using water instead of milk and I add spices like cinnamon to give it some flavour. The other day however I […]

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