Family & Kids

Quick & Easy Breakfast Ideas

Wed, 06 Sep 2017

Quick and easy breakfast ideas for busy mornings: As school mornings become the norm again it can be incredibly hard to provide healthy and simple breakfast varieties for all the family day in and day out. Everyone knows how important breakfast is to get you set up for the day ahead but, for a lot […]

Liven Up Your Lunch With LeanMeanMomma & Homebird

Tue, 29 Aug 2017

Cliona O’Connor aka LeanMeanMomma has developed some great recipes to liven up the kids lunch boxes just in time for Back To School. All of her recipes include Homebird, Ireland’s only Bord Bia approved range of cooked and ready to serve chicken and turkey. As we all know it is not easy getting your child to […]

Back To School Lunch Boxes

Wed, 23 Aug 2017

The race is on, school really is just around the corner and it’s time to think about lunch boxes. Packed lunches have come a long way since most of us were kids, and whether your little ones have adventurous palates or enjoy foods of only one colour and shape, then we have some great suggestions […]

5 Ways With A Basic Tomato Sauce

Wed, 16 Aug 2017

Whipping up a batch of our quick and easy homemade tomato sauce will save you hours in the kitchen – one sauce, five dishes! You can freeze this sauce for up to 3 months. Our top tip is freeze in smaller portion sizes, so you do not have to defrost the full amount, you could use […]

3 Easy Ice-Cream Desserts

Mon, 24 Jul 2017

It is officially ice-cream season. If your kids have been pestering you in the freezer aisle for the last few months YOU ARE NOT ALONE. Luckily for you, we have three awesomely easy ice-cream desserts that the whole family can get involved in making… just in time for school holidays! Ice-Cream Sandwiches These double chocolate […]

Wholesome Meals For Busy Families

Mon, 03 Jul 2017

It isn’t always easy preparing family meals every day between work, school runs and the kids activities. We all feel the added pressure of providing our families with wholesome and healthy meals at the end of a busy day. However, with a few tips and some delicious recipes you can eat together as a family while enjoying wholesome, […]

Top 5 Birthday Cakes

Wed, 28 Jun 2017

Got a celebration coming up? Check out our super amazing birthday cakes that will make little people, quite literally, jump for joy. Train Cake This cute train cake is assembled using shop-bought cake, and if you like, store bought frosting. Giant Cupcake Cake What’s better than a cupcake? A giant cupcake cake! This novelty cake […]

O’Brien Fine Foods launch Homebird

Thu, 22 Jun 2017

O’Brien Fine Foods launch Homebird – Ireland’s ONLY Bord Bia approved Irish sliced chicken and turkey, cooked to perfection! Homebird is a new range of pre-cooked, ready to serve sliced Irish chicken and turkey that is 100% Bord Bia approved. Homebird is also the only range to use quality sliced chicken and turkey that has been raised on […]

5 Ways With Oats

Thu, 08 Jun 2017

8Slow release carbs, oats are the way forward when it comes to staying warm and cosy this winter. Lucky for you, it’s not all about porridge – here’s our top 5 ways with oats.

That’s A Wrap – Top 7 Recipes

Wed, 07 Jun 2017

Making wraps are so quick and easy. They can make the perfect family meals or lunchbox fillers. We have put together our top 7 wrap recipes: 7. Chicken Quesadillas a quick and easy lunch or dinner. Get the recipe here   6. Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps – These delicious healthy chicken wraps are bursting with Asian inspired flavours. […]

Fyffes Banana Waffles

Thu, 11 May 2017

Fyffes Banana Waffles Serves 4 Ingredients: 150g self-raising flour 1 tbsp caster sugar ¼ tsp salt 250ml milk 1 egg 60g butter, melted ½ tsp vanilla extract 1-2 bananas, finely chopped Method: Whisk dry ingredients together in a medium sized bowl. Whisk together milk, egg, melted butter and vanilla in a jug, then add to […]

Chicken Meatballs With Courgetti

Tue, 09 May 2017

Manor Farm Chicken Meatballs With Courgetti Ingredients: 400g chicken mince. 1 clove of garlic ½ lemon zest and juice Flat leaf parsley and thyme Salt and pepper to season Sauce : 3 cloves of garlic, 2 x 400 g tins of quality chopped tomatoes, 1 teaspoon sugar, optional. Courgettes or premade courgetti. Preparation / Cooking […]