Boston Cream Cake Recipe

Happy Hump Day everyone ๐Ÿ™‚ I hope you’ve all had a good day. The weekend is in sight at least! You’ll find plenty of baking inspiration for the upcoming weekend on the blog, why not try this beauty? Or, if you would rather eat out, try a new cafe! We have had a good few…

Sweet Cinnamon Loaf Recipe

I honestly think my love for loaf cakes will never fade. Every time I see one I just feel happy. Even the really crappy, โ‚ฌ2 ones you find in petrol stations. I love them. I rarely buy them, but pick them up and carry them around the shop for a while before I leave it…

Sweet Cinnamon Loaf

I honestly think my love for loaf cakes will never fade. Every time I see one I just feel happy. Even the really crappy, โ‚ฌ2 ones you find in petrol stations. I love them. I rarely buy them, but pick them up and carry them around the shop for a while before I leave it…

No Bake Branflake Cake.

Who wants life to be complicated? ย Sometimes it’s nice to just throw something together, leave it in the fridge for a little while and then scoff the lot without judgement or exhaustion. Think of this as being a more indulgent, grown up form of jelly. I would actually love to know if sales of jelly…

Riot Rye | Cloughjordan, Co. Tipperary

Have you ever heard of Cloughjordan Eco Village? Or, have you ever heard about an Eco Village in general? According to their website (link above) “Cloughjordan ecovillage is a member of the Global Ecovillage Network (GEN) which defines an ecovillage as โ€˜an intentional or traditional community using local participatory processes to holistically integrate ecological, economic,…

Sticky Toffee Cake

To me, there is something so beautiful about a plain loaf cake wrapped in parchment paper. I don’t know whether it is the rectangular shape of the cake, or the contrast between the two textures or what, but I could spend (and have spent!) hours look at photos of them on Instagram and never tire…

Perfect Picnics

Oh god do I love a picnic! Ah you know I do. What could be better than packing up a wicker basket, filling up a flask of tea and grabbing a stripey blanket and heading out the door? If you need inspiration planning a picnic, check out my top tips here! While I have a…

Happy Easter

Happy Easter everyone! Our long weekend away in Lahinch has finally arrived ๐Ÿ™‚ We are so excited and I need to get packing and get the apartment tidied up a little bit before we go but I wanted to share a look at a Carrot Cake I made during the week. A lady I work…

Shortcrust Pastry Recipe.

Fruit pies are something I think most people my age associate with their mothers. Nearly every 90s baby I know, remembers being offered a sugary piece of cooking apple from their mother’s baking bowl, and to this day resisting eating a piece from my own baking bowl is a challenge for me! A standard Shortcrust…

Orange Curd Recipe.

  Happy Monday Everyone! This is our last week before our clocks spring forward and I for one can’t wait for even brighter evenings. This weekend was St Patrick’s weekend so we had an extra day off to celebrate and I jumped at the chance to go to Mayo. Sadly, it rained and rained the…

Ginger & Coconut Flapjacks Recipe.

A 4 day week is a beautiful thing. I am so excited for St Patrick’s Day weekend as I’m going home for a few days. Keep an eye on my Instagram to see what I get up to, and more importantly, what I get to eat. I’m still settling into my new job though so…

Basic Sourdough Loaf.

Buzzing through February so fast. I can’t believe my favourite month of the year is nearly over already. Thank the pancakes god that we still have one good day to come before it leaves us! I am still practising my Sourdough though and wanted to share another attempt with you all. This is my second…