Iced Lemon Victoria Sponge (A Traditional Favourite)

Anyone who has been following me on Instagram since I started in September last year, will know by now that I have a fairly sweet tooth and am partial to the odd slice of cake!! This Iced Lemon Victoria sponge is up there with my favourites. ย It's not only easy to make but it is… Continue reading Iced Lemon Victoria Sponge (A Traditional Favourite)


Homemade Granola & Mixed Fruit Compote

Homemade Granola and Fruit Compote form part of the 'Holy Trinity' along with Natural Greek Yogurt that is my absolute favourite breakfast!!! Over the years, I have bought different types of granola and have to be honest, you just cannot beat what you make at home yourself. ย If you're like me, you will have picked… Continue reading Homemade Granola & Mixed Fruit Compote


Our Self-Build Journey (Part 2)

In my previous post (see here) I explained how we planned our home and now I would like to share details of how we went about creating it. We project managed the entire build ourselves and with Feargal being involved in the construction industry as a Building Surveyor, this made the job a lot easier… Continue reading Our Self-Build Journey (Part 2)

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Our Self-Build Journey (Part 1)

(Apologies in advance for the quality of my photos ย โ€“ they were taken over 10 years ago with a camera phone which was not of the quality we have today) Many people dream of self-building their own home and we have been lucky enough to have been able to do this not once, but twice!… Continue reading Our Self-Build Journey (Part 1)