Category Archives: Cooking

Organic Flower Power

Serendipity brought me here. I was  going to visit a friend  in hospital and I parked my car near the Blessington Basin where my niece rents a little place. My niece walked with me as far as the hospital and … Continue reading

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Pesto Pronto

Try this at home and you will never buy a jar of pesto again. The recipe is simple. You will need: 50 gms basil (leaves only) 50 gms pine nuts (toasted) 50 gms grated parmesan 2 garlic cloves 100 mls … Continue reading

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Notella

Our breakfast marmalade is being displaced by chocolate spread and peanut butter according to the Sunday Times. And I reckon that if you can’t beat them join them. So I opened the browser and searched high and low for a … Continue reading

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For the over 65s – apparently.

Oh! How how my heart sank when I saw this snippet in the Sunday Times recently.   More than half those who buy marmalade are aged over 65!  I used to buy marmalade but I’ve stopped now. And not because … Continue reading

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