Monthly Archives: November 2012

Low & slow shoulder of lamb….

I have said it before and I will say it again, I just love Sundays! Long hours stretching ahead full of pottering around the kitchen and a spot of relaxation awaits me after I arise. Nothing says Sunday more than … Continue reading

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Savita. Ar dheis dé go raibh a hanam.

It beggars belief that in the year 2012 a woman was left to die an agonising death because we are a “catholic” country. Imagine being in so much pain that you repeatedly asked for a doctor to terminate a pregnancy … Continue reading

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Mincemeat Swirls

It’s a thoroughly miserable evening here in Clara. The rain is lashing against the front windows and it’s starting to get dark but my house is warm, cosy and full of laughter. It’s sometimes nice to take a moment and just … Continue reading

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A trip to the bog and a bundt…..

Sometimes having three children is a little overwhelming. Even when my husband is here we are still outnumbered! November is always my loneliest month as my husband is an accountant and the tax deadline looms into the not too distant … Continue reading

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Homemade mincemeat!

Well the season to be jolly is almost upon us and for certain it is my favourite time of the year! Christmas always evokes great memories of years gone by. The huge queue to see Santa at Clery’s that used … Continue reading

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