Pancake Day in Sligo 2018

I love Shrove Tuesday or pancake day. I'd have to say it's one of my favourite days of the year, you can keep Valentine's Day as the pancakes win my heart every time. This year I was planning to do a pancake crawl of Sligo but Jono has a hospital appointment so I'll do in... Continue Reading →


Afternoon Tea in The Glasshouse, Sligo

Today I took my friend for Afternoon Tea at The Glasshouse Hotel, Sligo. It was a late Christmas present and an early treat for her birthday. You all know what a fan of afternoon tea I am so it was as much a treat for me as her. There was a lovely selection of sandwiches... Continue Reading →

The 12 Treats of Sligo

Well me and Lucy came up with an idea of our version of the 12 Pubs of Christmas featuring 12 Treats of Sligo. It seemed like a fantastic idea at the time but not so great for my figure or my bank balance, what started as 12 was rapidly expanding by the minute - like... Continue Reading →

Taste Leitrim Winter Feast

 I went along to The Food Hub in Drumshanbo today for the Taste Leitrim Winter Feast Festival. The Food Hub is a fantastic initiative that houses various food producers.   I'm hoping to cover it in greater detail in the new year. The Winter Feast consisted of a producers market in the marquee, food talks and... Continue Reading →

Hooked, Sligo

Just when you thought the food scene in Sligo couldn't get any better along comes Hooked. This new venture by Anthony and Eilish Gray already has people travelling from all over the North West of Ireland to check it out. You may know Anthony from the beautiful Eala Bhan Restaurant in Sligo - just down... Continue Reading →

Winter Warmers

It's the season to treat yourself, well that's what I'm telling myself anyway! Sligo is an amazing place for food - but what about the drinks? Here are some of the best Winter Warmers out there. Gingerbread Hot Chocolate - Hearts Desire. They already have one of the nicest hot chocolates in town, made with... Continue Reading →

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