A Slow Sunday at Belleek Castle

Slow adventure is the new thing these days and when it involves food it's even better. Basically it's about taking your time, meeting like-minded people and enjoying your surroundings and this sounded like just what I needed. So when I saw the Slow Food Mayo event at Belleek Castle in Ballina, Co. Mayo I had... Continue Reading →

Rockin’ Food Festival Goes Green for 2019

The Rockin’ Food Festival, running Friday 2nd to Monday 5th August 2019, is thrilled to launch their “Rockin’ Green” campaign. This International Food Festival is taking giant steps toward sustainability by swapping out single use plastics, introducing waste management stations, hosting fun and educational events and encouraging food vendors and festival goers to get involved. The... Continue Reading →

Two Leitrim pubs you should know about

I know there are many fantastic pubs all over Ireland but I visited these two recently and I think if you are visiting Leitrim these would be well worth a visit. I'm always on the look out for unusual places and if they serve great food it's a bonus. First up The Oarsman in Carrick-on-Shannon.... Continue Reading →

Enniskillen Taste Experience

A new experience has just launched in Enniskillen and this is one you really don't want to miss. It's the Enniskillen Taste Experience. I was invited along to try this for myself and here's a brief outline of my day. You will be hungry reading this. The start of the experience is Enniskillen Castle, on... Continue Reading →

51 today!

It's my birthday today! 51 although I feel like I'm 21. I've had a wonderful day and got some lovely pressies. Lucy and Laurence got me a voucher for afternoon tea in Cawley's, Tubbercurry at Christmas so we used today. You will be hungry reading this. It was a wonderful afternoon! Teresa from Cawley's is... Continue Reading →

A treat for Thursday

Firstly it was a happy day because it was bin day. Seriously I get quite excited about the bin being emptied especially when I forgot to leave it out over Christmas and it's a month since it's been emptied! After the excitement of the bins I headed to Manorhamilton to a Vintage Tea and Storytelling... Continue Reading →

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