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Monthly Musings: September 2021

Monthly Musings: September 2021

Hello friends, happy Friday! Welcome to our Monthly Musings: September 2021 post! How the heck are you? I’m feeling pretty dang great – yesterday was my birthday! 28 years around the sun and wow, that last one especially just flew right by! As usual, I’m 

Monthly Musings: August 2021

Monthly Musings: August 2021

My, my – hello friends! How are you? Boyfriend & I escaped to Kerry for a while with his family these past few weeks and I loosened my grip on the blog. We napped every day, we walked on jellyfish littered beaches, and we soaked 

Cookbook Club, August 2021

Cookbook Club, August 2021

Hello friends! Happy Wednesday! How are you? This post has been sitting practically finished in my drafts since Saturday and I’m only getting around to posting it now – my apologies. Boyfriend & I have escaped from our house and are currently nestled up in 

Violet’s Cinnamon Buns, & July’s Cookbook Club Roundup

Violet’s Cinnamon Buns, & July’s Cookbook Club Roundup

Happy Friday, friends! How the heck are you? I hope this post finds you well – with plans for a drink later, an outing for tomorrow, and hopefully a hankering for cinnamon buns on Sunday morning. If that’s the case, you’re in luck! I’m here 

Pecan Praline Ice Cream Cookie Sandwiches

Pecan Praline Ice Cream Cookie Sandwiches

Hi friends! Happy Thursday! How are you? I am so D-E-D dead in this heat – I just can’t handle it! Right now, Wednesday afternoon, it’s a very hot and sunny 28°C here in Bray. The status yellow heat wave warning has successfully kept Boyfriend 

Lemon Curd Tartlets

Lemon Curd Tartlets

Happy Thursday, friends! How on earth are you? Has this week felt as busy for you as it has for us? I feel like we’ve been going going going and there’s still so much on my to-do list, namely grocery shopping and laundry – but 

Monthly Musings: July 2021

Monthly Musings: July 2021

Good morning, friends – happy Wednesday! Welcome to our Monthly Musings: July 2021 post! I hope this finds you well. I’m sipping on one of my first coffees of the day and listening to the rain through the open window; it’s such a relaxing sound. 

Cookbook Club, July 2021

Cookbook Club, July 2021

Hi friends, happy Sunday! How are you this fine morning? It’s not too sunny, there’s a nice breeze, and I’ve already had three cups of coffee. Upon dragging my lazy butt out of bed this morning, I was treated to the very best surprise: Boyfriend 

Dreamy Lemon Curd, & June’s Cookbook Club Roundup

Dreamy Lemon Curd, & June’s Cookbook Club Roundup

Friends, hello! I hope this post finds you well! It’s the very last Wednesday of the month and that can only mean one thing: a cookbook club roundup! We spent the month of June deep-diving into three wonderful cookbooks: A Bird in the Hand, Modern 

S’mores Baked Alaska

S’mores Baked Alaska

Hi friends, happy Wednesday! Can you believe it’s nearly the end of June already? I’m starting to chip away at my summer bucket list and #3 on the list – eat more ice cream – is what brings me here today. My humble offering for 

Summer Bucket List, 2021

Summer Bucket List, 2021

Hello friends, happy Friday! Gosh, it’s been awfully hot these last few days. Hot, humid, and heavy – not my ideal weather situation at all. That said, with the heat of June comes my roses! My beautifully light blush-of-pink roses that literally perk me up 

Chocolate Caramel Squares

Chocolate Caramel Squares

Hi friends, happy Wednesday! How the heck are you? Boyfriend is out for the morning and I have spent my alone time thus far dancing around the house in a caffeine induced haze. You know those times when you get the house all to yourself 

Monthly Musings: June 2021

Monthly Musings: June 2021

Hello friends! Welcome to our Monthly Musings, June 2021 post! How are you? Summer is definitely in the air – it’s bloody roasting outside! I’ve been lounging around, in the shade, in my shorts, and I’m still melting! We’ve been getting up super early to 

Cookbook Club, June 2021

Cookbook Club, June 2021

Hello! Happy Sunday, friends! I hope this post finds you well. I’m about to kick our Sunday into action with some mighty fine buttermilk blueberry pancakes – but first, we need to talk about our Cookbook Club, June 2021 post. Ever since I started our 

Cream Cheese Brownies; and May’s Cookbook Club Roundup

Cream Cheese Brownies; and May’s Cookbook Club Roundup

Hi friends! How are you on this rare beautiful sunny morning? Boyfriend & I were up early to get down the seafront for a walk before the weather changed its mind. It was so lovely! We were back home, caffeinated, and ready to start the 

Godzilla Cake: The Making of

Godzilla Cake: The Making of

Hello lovely people, happy Wednesday! I’ve had such a busy morning and I’ve been dying to get home so I could share the details of this Godzilla Cake with you! As I mentioned in May’s Monthly Musings post, Boyfriend’s sister asked me if I could 

Where to Travel to in Ireland This Summer

Where to Travel to in Ireland This Summer

Hello friends, happy Wednesday! How are you this week? I hope the gloomy weather hasn’t gotten to you. I’m here today to distract you with thoughts of the long summer days to come – perhaps in a different part of the country with a chilled 

Monthly Musings: May 2021

Monthly Musings: May 2021

Hello friends! How are you? No really – how are you actually doing? April seemed to fly past in such a blur, I’m still trying to catch up. Me, and the weather, apparently: it’s been swinging wildly between cloudless sunny skies and violent hailstone downpours.