Roasted Tomato, Red Pepper & Garlic Soup

Watching what I spend is so much easier when I bring a packed lunch to work and this soup is one of my favourites! I tend to make a batch on Sunday evenings and then get at least two good bowls from this recipe. I think there are 2 secrets to a great tomato soup….

Cafe Review | Through The Green, Windy Arbour

I love to see something a little different in every cafe I visit so was delighted to see this little gem, Through The Green, is so close by. It’s a drive-through cafe in a shipping container in a pub car park, and it’s great! Permanent cafes with a pop up feel are a joy because…

The Royal Wedding Cake

I haven’t been baking as much as I used to but seeing the Royal Wedding Cake inspired me to get back into the kitchen this afternoon to create my own version. Did you see it?!Β Β The real thing was made by Claire Pkat from Violet Bakery. I have followed Claire on Instagram for ages so was…

Travel | Lisbon, Portugal

A really simple post today to share some of the snaps from my recent trip to Lisbon. How great is it to see such blue skies? I originally had planned to go on this trip last October but a change in circumstances led me to postpone it. I, like to many others, am influenced by…

Recipe| Easter Simnel Cake

While you may associate Easter weekend with lavish chocolate eggs, Simnel Cake is actually the traditional Easter cake. Originally, this cake was given to mothers on Mother’s Day but has somehow made its’ way to Easter Sunday. I am sure you have seen a lot of these cakes within M&S or Dunnes, often smaller than…

Recipe | Coffee Cake with Bailey’s Buttercream

Coffee cake has long been a favourite of mine. Two flavoured sponges, sandwiched together with a thick buttercream. Perfection on any day. On a blizzard day though, this is beyond perfection. Sweet, comforting and filling, it is the ideal companion on the couch while you scroll the day away on Instagram. Besides a beautiful flavour,…

Recipe | Valentine’s Hidden Heart Cake

Valentine’s Day is in sight and I am super excited to share this Hidden Heart Cake recipe with you! I always see things like this on Instagram and never get around to trying them out. This year though, I promised I could create something with a wow factor. Once you realise how it’s done, it’s…

Recipe | Banana & Malt Bread

What on earth could improve Hump Day except a good, thick slice of banana bread? So simple to make and even easier to eat, making it one of the best mid-week bakes ever. I am forever seeing it on Instagram and thought, this week was the perfect time to make it. Banana bread is very…

Cafe Review | Jack Fenn, Co Mayo

Hi Everyone – I am super excited to share my experience of Jack Fenn with you guys! You all know how much I love local/independent businesses and try to promote them as much as possible on Where Is My Teaspoon. Jack Fenn is the latest discovery and I’m really hoping you’ll join me in supporting…

Weekend Plans | Sunday Sweet

Sunday sweet was my first ever blog post on Where Is My Teaspoon. The initial idea for this blog was to share one thing every week to inspire my friends and family to get baking and to give me something to do. Well, I have yet to see many friends tackle a recipe and I…

Opinion | Coffee Houses, Vienna

Happy New Year Everyone! As most people who know me in real life can tell you, I’m one of those people who loves New Year’s Eve. And, if you follow Where Is My Teaspoon, then you’ll know I love cafes. Put these two wonderful things together and you get my trip to Vienna. This trip…

Recipe |French Toast

After a couple of weeks worth of silence, I am back with a new recipe post for French Toast. Things have been super busy for me over the last month as I have started a new job! It has been nice to be a little quieter here and on Instagram though. I am two weeks…