Pancake Day in Sligo 2017

Today was a good day. It was Shrove Tuesday/pancake day so that helped. I haven’t had anything sweet for a while so today I kind of lost the run of myself.

Glorious Goodies in Galway

Yesterday I went to Galway for a few hours to meet up with Lucy. I haven’t seen her in a few weeks so it was great to catch up. First though was the bus trip from hell.

Pancake Day – Sligo Style

Today was pancake day (or Shrove Tuesday).  One of my favourite days of the year, in fact I don’t know why I don’t have pancakes more often!

Guinness Chocolate Cake

As it’s St. Patrick’s Day tomorrow I thought I should make something fitting for the occasion. It’s a Guinness Chocolate Cake based on Nigella’s recipe but a budget version 😉 I really like it so if you give it a try let me know what you think: 250 ml Guinness 250 grams margarine 90 grams […]

Sligo Shops – Lollypotz

Australian Brand Opens First European Store in Sligo, Ireland. Australian Chocolate and Gift Supplier Lollypotz has announced the brand is opening its first European store in Sligo, Ireland. The operation will service Lollypotz customers with same day/next day delivery to Ireland, the UK and other European markets. Lollypotz is a multi-award-winning Australian Company, founded in […]

Mars Bar, Oreo and Malteser Cake

Warning: This is very sickly and you might break your teeth on the thick chocolate! If you have a very sweet tooth this might be the cake for you. I find it very sickly and the fact that the mixture under the chocolate topping looked like compost put me off slightly (but not enough to […]