Category Archives: snack

Dense Chocolate Loaf Cake

Hello! I know, it’s been a while. I think Instagram has been fulfilling my need to post photos of food for a while now. It was nice though to get the ‘real’ camera out again and take a picture or two the other day. These photos are of a chocolate cake I baked last weekend. I wanted to […]

Spicy Pumpkin Soup with Pan-Fried Carrot Strips

Halloween has always been celebrated in a big way in Ireland, where I come from. When I was growing up it was more about dressing up, spooking each other, playing games such as apple bobbing rather than today’s popular ‘trick or treating’. Irish folklore has strong links with Halloween, which is said to be linked with […]

Apple Sourdough Bread

Autumn to me means apples and I’ve been seeing lots of lovely apple recipes floating about. My food blogger friend Louise of Louilicious has been whipping up delicious apple creations left and right as has Nadia over at Foodfanatic. So needless to say, I’ve had apples on my mind…a lot. This coincided with a renewed […]