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raspberry pistachio tart

Raspberry Pistachio Tart

When I think of raspberries I think of summer and with the dreadful weather we’ve been having recently this raspberry pistachio tart should transport us into summer, if only for a moment. We can all but dream! During my childhood, I only ever remember eating raspberries in the summertime but […]

 
rose petal tea

Rose Petal Tea

Today is National Tea Day so I was privileged to be asked to review the Book Practical Herbs 1 written by herbalist Henriette Kress. There are so many beneficial and healing herbal recipes that I had to read the book twice over to decide which ones to make. Seeing as […]

 

Healthy Blueberry Lemon Muffins

Everyone needs a quick and easy recipe for healthy berry muffins when the craving takes you by surprise. Maybe your great aunt Mary is coming for last minute tea or you realise you have run out of bread for breakfast. Help is at hand! This is my go-to recipe for […]

 
Guinness Chocolate Pudding

Guinness Chocolate Pudding With Salted Baileys Cream

St Patrick’s Day can only mean one thing in our household: Guinness Chocolate Pudding! It is rich, decadent and divine! The malt flavour of Guinness complemements the bitterness of the dark chocolate. Topped with a lightly whipped salted cream flavoured with Baileys gives you one of the most most luxurious […]

 
wild mushroom pie

Wild Mushroom, Leek & Walnut Pie

It’s the perfect season for wild mushrooms and my recipe for wild mushroom pie with leeks and walnuts won’t disappoint. There are fresh wild mushrooms for sale in every farmer’s market in Ireland at the moment so you won’t have any trouble finding the ingredients for this dish. Dried wild […]

 
cashew butter energy bites

Cashew Butter Energy Bites

I am always on the look out for healthy snacks and these cashew butter energy bites will convert you into making your own healthy snacks. Not only are they very simple to make but they are also tastier than any healthy snack I have ever tasted and I can guarantee […]

 
vegan chocolate cherry cupcakes

Vegan Chocolate Cherry Cupcakes

These Vegan Chocolate Cherry Cupcakes are the perfect guilty pleasure to have this weekend. I don’t know about you but I think we deserve it! It’s February, it’s cold and summer seems like an eternity away. One of these cupcakes will make you feel like you are on cloud nine as […]

 
spelt blueberry lemon pancakes

Spelt Blueberry & Lemon Cheesecake Pancakes

You can’t beat waking up on a Sunday morning to the smell of freshly baked spelt blueberry and lemon pancakes. When the pancakes are cooking the lemon Mediterranean smells are wafting from the kitchen, reminding me of the lemon trees we used to grow in Spain. The things we used […]

 
jolly quinoa and roast chicken

Jollof Quinoa and Roast Chicken

I was thrilled and honoured when I heard I was going to be part of the NOT GUILTY BLOG TOUR to promote talented chef Mick Elysee’s new cookbook Not Guilty. Not only do I love fusion cooking, as most of you know, but Mick’s recipes are in line with mine: healthy, […]