Monthly Archive: October 2016


Halloween ghosts: Spiced Pumpkin Muffins with Cream Cheese Frosting

Halloween time; time to remember past Jack-o’-lantern antics and these gorgeous Spiced Pumpkin Muffins from 2012 (cream cheese frosting optional – but worth it!). “Púca! Púca! Is mise an púca! Púca! Púca! Aon-dó-trí! Seo...


Farewell to Thornton’s Restaurant

“Life’s all about being happy, isn’t it? Happiness is the most important thing.” Kevin Thornton, 2016 In 2008 I spent two days working in the kitchen of Kevin Thornton’s Michelin-starred restaurant on Dublin’s Stephen’s Green. No, not... - Porridge oats for breakfast 0

Read: Porridge love

First published on Irish Country Living.” “A porridge café? We’re going to a porridge café?!” Both my sisters had the same reaction to my first-morning-in-London plan to visit a spot in Neal’s Yard called 26...

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