I love my cookbooks, LOVE them! I have quite a few, I take them out, I read them, I make mental notes of the dishes I’m going to cook, put them back on the shelf; take them out and look at them again, make a mental note of how many of the children will eat the… Continue reading Love Your Cookbooks with Life on Hushabye Farm
Today Abbie celebrated her 3rd birthday. She has been anticipating this day with such excitement. At the age of 3, my little fairy knows exactly what she wants. Her wish list was quite specific. A pink sparkly balloon with a pink streamer Minnie Mouse Walkie Talkies. Have some fun on the beach. Abbie loves the… Continue reading Little Miss Abbie’s Birthday
Yesterday afternoon Chloé, Caoimhe & I went to Donal Skehan’s Spar Kitchen Hero Live Tour in the Spiegeltent in Wexford. Both girls love watching Donal’s shows and flicking through his books. I have recreated many of his recipes in the kitchen, most recently making the same chocolate cake he makes during the show, for Coimhe’s 10th… Continue reading Donal Skehan #KitchenHeroLive
Our miniature diva is turning 8, where the years go I do not know. We call her our diva because she is exactly that, a diva, and very proud of it!! Her cake request this year was simple, Chocolate Fudge Cake, and so for this recipe, I turned to Donal Skehan & his Naughty Chocolate… Continue reading The Diva turns 8!
Anybody who owns a copy of Donal Skehan’s, Good Mood Food, or who followed his excellent series Kitchen Hero, will be familiar with his Swedish Cinnamon Buns. These were a huge hit with everyone in my family. When I made these initially I thought they’d be delicious this time of year, made with mincemeat. I… Continue reading Festive Mincemeat Buns