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Brain-Boosting Blueberry and Coconut Smoothie Bowl

This is one of my favourite go-to recipes when a sugar craving hits. The natural fruit sugars help to conquer craving while filling you up with nutrients for body and brain. But it contains all of the fibr...
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My Day on a Plate: Award-Winning Novelist Mia Gallagher

Award-winning novelist and performer Mia Gallagher is the author of two acclaimed novels. Mia is current writer-in-residence at Farmleigh and on 15th July, she will be co-hosting ‘A Midsummer Day’s Dream’, a ma...
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Toasted Pecan and Blueberry Bread

The beauty of this bread recipe is in its simplicity, as it uses a mixture of porridge oats ground into a flour with gluten-free self-raising flour and almond milk mixed with apple cider vinegar, as the dr...
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My Tips for Mindful Eating

Mindful Eating: Like many Irish people, I grew up in a household where we were expected to clear our plates. But while I avoid waste as much as possible, I do believe that we need to learn...
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My Day on a Plate: Holos Skincare CEO Niamh Hogan

Niamh Hogan is creator and CEO of Holos Skincare, an Irish plant-based aromatherapy skincare brand. Niamh was a practicing Holistic health practitioner for 14 years before launching Holos skincare in 2014 ...
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Purple Warrior Protein Smoothie

For ladies who lift! This is one of my favourite recovery smoothies after a tough weights workout, as the easy-to-digest raw plant protein helps to repair torn muscle fibres, the antioxidants found in th...
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Eating Well on a Budget

The healthy eating myth:   I think that the idea that healthy eating is expensive is a bit of a myth. I find that buying fresh produce, whole grains, pulses, nuts, seeds etc, works out cheaper than what ...
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My Day on a Plate: Comedian Fred Cooke

Fred Cooke is a stand-up comedian and TV host who spends most of his weekend on the road.  Fred Cooke brings his show Fredliner to Draíocht in Blanchardstown on June 17th at 8.15pm. Tickets cost ...
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Homemade Almond Milk

Ever tried making your own almond milk at home? It's a surprisingly satisfying little project with an utterly delicious, refreshing result! I love almond milk and use an unsweetened version in plenty of ...