Dessert, Recipes

White Chocolate Ice Cream

I know it’s cold out and I know not everyone loves to eat ice-cream at this time of year but I love it.  Here’s a recipe for White Chocolate Ice Cream. I don’t think white chocolate ice cream is very common which is why I started making it myself. That […]


Bang Bang Shrimp – Copy of Bonefish Grill ™

I spoke about the delicious Bang Bang Shrimp I had in Bonefish Grill in this post. It was one of my favourite dishes that I had while I was in Orlando. Now I’m not 100% sure if this is an exact replica since I don’t have the original beside me […]

Recipes, Sweet Things / Dessert

Cookie Monster Cupcakes

I first made these Cookie Monster cupcakes about 5 years ago and everyone raved about them. I don’t know why because they were shocking bad. Practice makes perfect however and I’ve got them turning out pretty well now. The trick is to use a good quality food colouring. I use […]

Dinner, Recipes

Air Fryer Buttermilk Chicken

Like everyone else in January, I’m making a conscious effort to eat a bit better. The ole lad bought a Philips Air Fryer before Christmas and I was interested in trying it out. I was a bit sceptical about the air fryer. The only thing I ever fry in a significant […]

Breakfast, Brunch, Recipes, Vegetarian


Shakshuka is one of my favourite brunch dishes to make at home. It’s a baked egg dish with tomato and spices that originated in North Africa. I first had it in Fumbally a few years ago and their version had minced beef added to it. I ate around the eggs […]

Recipes, Sweet Things / Dessert

Nanaimo Bars

What are Nanaimo bars? Well, Nanaimo is a place in Canada and they are Canadian but other than that I don’t know much else about them other than I never seem to have any leftover when I make them. I’ve never seen them in Ireland and I only know of one […]