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‘Balance Café’ Cookery Course

Recently I entered a competition advertised in my school, the prize a four-week cookery course.  As I love cooking and nutrition I was delighted when I heard I had won. The cookery course took place in a local café in Glanmire called ‘Balance ‘ owned by Joanne Kiely. They provide fresh locally sourced and healthy food.     … Continue reading ‘Balance Café’ Cookery Course

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Frosty Shades of Grey

At the moment we’ve been having snow and ice here in Ireland. I thought it would be a perfect idea to share how I’m snuggling up during the snow. A lovely Christmas gift I received from my friend’s Kelly and Jessie and their mum Ann was a hot chocolate and mug set. As it’s still cold… Continue reading Frosty Shades of Grey

Beauty · Life

Fit For February, with Adidas and Lacoste

Hello everyone!  Christmas 2017 I was very lucky to be gifted many presents all of which I love. They were so good that they inspired me to write a post about them. One thing I really like about gifts is when they’re practical and you know instantly you’re going to get so much use out… Continue reading Fit For February, with Adidas and Lacoste

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Christmas Café in Aid of Muscular Dystrophy

My brother Danny raises money for a charity called Jump4Jerry.  Jerry who is seven years old has Muscular Dystrophy which is a rare muscle-wasting condition which is progressive, disabling and terminal.  This November Danny and my brother Thomas ran a charity Christmas Cafe to raise funds. It was a great day with lots of friends and… Continue reading Christmas Café in Aid of Muscular Dystrophy

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Looking to Slice something up this Halloween? Knives at the ready for Edel’s Dunnes Stores Pumpkin Pie!!

I love Autumn and Halloween.  However, trick and treating at my neighbour’s doors for sweets and candy are long behind me!!  I do like a Halloween treat so I decided to do a trick with a pumpkin, and not a fabulous intricate carving, I wish I could.  I simply cooked one.  Pumpkin isn’t exactly a… Continue reading Looking to Slice something up this Halloween? Knives at the ready for Edel’s Dunnes Stores Pumpkin Pie!!

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My 18th Birthday Memory Box

This Summer I was eighteen and my parents gave me a box which my mom calls a ‘Dotey Dolly box’. Inside this box were items such as photos, clothes and souvenirs which they’d kept over the last eighteen years. I really enjoyed looking through them and I was delighted that they had kept them. So I decided… Continue reading My 18th Birthday Memory Box

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Stationary Style for School Swats!!

As you are probably aware we are edging closer and closer to the ‘Back to School’ season. It’s really hard not to notice all the new school supplies coming into the shops especially when the stationary have bright pastel colours and designs. I myself love stationary and I love buying new notebooks, pens and pencils for the new school year. It’s a… Continue reading Stationary Style for School Swats!!

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Spain, having fun in the Sun!!

It’s summer season and everyone getting ready to go on holiday. Whether you’re staying in your own country or going abroad it’s always nice to take pictures and look back on them when you return. There’s nothing better than having great photos to remind you of how much of a relaxing and fun time you… Continue reading Spain, having fun in the Sun!!

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‘Do-nut’ miss the opportunity to visit CREAM

I paid a visit to the recently opened ‘Cream’ located in Daunt Square in Cork city. Cream is a welcome addition to Cork’s culinary scene. Cream specialise in Artisan and superior quality ice-cream, donuts and coffee. All three products have a Cork connection. The coffee is roasted in Cork, by Cork Coffee Roasters and ground and brewed freshly in the shop… Continue reading ‘Do-nut’ miss the opportunity to visit CREAM

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Chocolate Tea at The Three Spoons

My mom and I are big fans of herbal tea and we drink it all the time. Green tea is my favourite especially with lemon. When my moms friend Martina mentioned that she bought chocolate tea I was very intrigued so I went out to hunt down this delicious sounding tea! The Three Spoons shop in… Continue reading Chocolate Tea at The Three Spoons