Tag: Family

Roast Chicken with Pepperonata

Roast Chicken with Pepperonata

Roast Chicken with Pepperonata There is something very special about this dish. Everybody has dishes that they come back to again and again and this is one such dish for me. It’s not difficult – it all cooks in one pot and, as long as […]

Rosemary Stuffed Leg of Lamb

Rosemary Stuffed Leg of Lamb

Rosemary Stuffed Leg of Lamb We are surrounded by sheep. Granted they’re not as close as when we lived on the edge of the Curragh, they are still a daily sighting on the outskirts of Newbridge. It’s a welcome change for me – it’s not […]

The Kinneagh Kitchen Christmas

The Kinneagh Kitchen Christmas

The Kinneagh Kitchen Christmas Christmas, my favourite time of year. I love it all – the build up, the presents, the music, the lights, the family time and of course, the food. Christmas dinner is a real celebration – a time to go all out […]

Christmas Roast Turkey

Christmas Roast Turkey

Christmas Roast Turkey The centrepiece of Christmas tables up and down the country – the turkey is a much loved but also much maligned Christmas tradition. For every person I know who loves it, I know one who despises it and quite a few have […]

Tenerife – April 2018

Tenerife – April 2018

Tenerife We do it every year. Just after Easter we head off as a family for a few days. In a time of busy lives, foster siblings and numerous other distractions, it’s nice to get away for a few days with the family. This year […]

Florence & Bologna – April 2016

Florence & Bologna – April 2016

I’ve always felt a certain affinity to Italy. I’m not sure why or how this connection started, we never travelled there on holidays or have any Italian blood in the family. Despite this, I switched my football allegiance from Man Utd to Juventus before my […]

My Christmas Menu

My Christmas Menu

It’s coming. It’s here, the most wonderful time of the year is upon us. It might seem a little early for such a statement but I’ve been holding it in since November 1st so it’s a good compromise. Christmas means lots of different things to different […]

Rome – Easter 2014

Rome – Easter 2014

Rome 2014 An Easter holiday in beautiful Rome was the perfect break from my crazy work schedule of the the last few months. My parents, little (bigger) brother Shane, Ali and I headed off to the Eternal City for a five day trip. For my […]