Month: April 2015

Review: Cunninghams, Kildare

Review: Cunninghams, Kildare

Cunningham’s Kildare Town After a long Tuesday working in the studio I arrived home to be greeted by the most wonderful suggestion….”sure will we go out for dinner tonight?” I was skeptical at first, I had two juicy sirloins in the fridge begging to be […]

Review: The Ballymore Inn

Review: The Ballymore Inn

The Ballymore Inn Ballymore Eustace, Co. Kildare The Ballymore Inn is one of two restaurants in Kildare listed in the latest McKenna Guide (the other being Harte’s of Kildare) and is located in the scenic village of Ballymore Eustace, not far from Poulaphouca Lake. After […]

The Ufuud Experience

The Ufuud Experience

A couple of months ago I was contacted by a member of the UFUUD Marketing team to see if I would be interested in reviewing their service and some products. I agreed and instantly checked out the site. The UFUUD website is well laid out […]

Vegetarian Lasagna

Vegetarian Lasagna

 Vegetarian Lasagna It’s happening. I can feel it. The veggies are starting to take over my life. I don’t think I’ll ever fully convert to vegetarianism but I’m certainly enjoying more veggie meals than ever before. I had always imagined meals without meat to be […]

Review: Harte’s of Kildare

Review: Harte’s of Kildare

Harte’s of Kildare Kildare Town During the week of fine weather Ali and myself decided to head to Killinthomas Woods for a walk. It gives me the chance for an added bonus as I can also collect a bag of wild garlic to top up […]

Chicken and Vegetable Stew

Chicken and Vegetable Stew

Chicken and Vegetable Stew March seemed to be on track to follow the old saying; “in like a lion, out like a lamb”. That was until the final week when the wind picked up and twice I found myself picking up the contents of my […]

Review: Brooks Café Bistro, Carlow

Review: Brooks Café Bistro, Carlow

Brooks Café Bistro Carlow Town A couple of weeks ago, after a morning trip to Carlow Town, Ali and myself decided to sample the wares of Brooks Café Bistro on Tullow Street. Brooks forms part of the Dinn Rí complex which, aswel as housing a […]