Monthly Archives: March 2014

Carte Noire Collection Espresso

I was more than pleased to receive a gorgeous package from Carte Noire containing their latest “collection espresso” pods suitable for the nespresso machine to test out for my blog. Since receiving my nespresso machine as a present for Christmas … Continue reading

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What has made you happiest today?

When I heard that John Lonergan was coming to Clara to give a talk on parenting I knew for sure it was going to be good. I had heard him speak many years ago when I was in secondary school … Continue reading

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Three ingredients……..

We go through phases of eating things in our house. Last year the children detested chorizo, noses were turned up when it was added to anything and dinners left uneaten. This year they love it and plates are practically licked … Continue reading

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Leftover Lamb

I cooked a delicious leg of lamb for Sunday dinner and the leftovers have been calling at me from the fridge to be used up. When we were growing up my mother was a dab hand at rustling up a … Continue reading

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Decadent Chocolate Pots

A perfect Sunday for me consists of a morning spent in the kitchen and an afternoon spent eating, chatting and laughing. I love cooking for people. I love browsing through my cookbooks deciding what to eat, shopping for the ingredients … Continue reading

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