Baking, Snack

Oaty Muffins

These are quite a dense, filling muffin. When that mid morning slump hits one of these washed down with a lovely cuppa, would sort you out in no time. Pair them with a glass of milk as an ideal afteroon snack for weary scholars I have listed one of the ingredients as Oat Flour, this is simply jumbo oats that …

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Baking, Lunch

Saucy Berries

One of the easiest & quickest, though maybe not as quick as my Blackberry Jam, things to make with freshly picked berries is a nice, versatile coulis or sauce or whatever you want to call it ūüėČ Once you’ve picked & washed your berries, simply pop them in a saucepan with a handful of chopped, pitted dates and a little …

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Chit Chat

Blackberry Picking

The children have been watching the blackberries increasing in population on the hedgerows over the last couple of weeks and I’ve been inundated with requests to bring them blackberry picking.¬† We do this every year, they love it. And on Saturday, when Caoimhe asked if we could pleeease go blackberry picking today,¬†herself and Jack¬†whooped & cheered with delight. ¬† ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†I …

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