Psst … I’ve got something to tell you

Psst … I’ve got something to tell you

  Waaaaaah! The Virtuous Tart cookbook is now in paperback for all my Irish friends. It’s got a snazzy new yellow cover, and a new cheaper price. So for the same cost as one yoga class, you and I could be hanging in the kitchen. I promise to bring indecent amounts of giddiness to your […]

Home-Made Organic Cream Cheese

Home-Made Organic Cream Cheese

People are sick of consuming products. We want experiences. Full-fat, authentic, soul-nourishing, heart-thumping, life-affirming experiences. What’s too-often missing in many of our lives is something intrinsically satisfying. Products rarely deliver the true nourishment we crave. Cooking for yourself and for those you love is a deeply meaningful experience. What makes food truly satisfying is not […]

When times are tough …

When times are tough …

For many people this column might read like a sonata to superfoods. Or exclusively for geezers who fetishise loose-leaf tea and home made facemasks. I get that. I am, after all, a professional nut (short for nutritional cook). Lately, writing about food feels ridiculous in the face of much wider global geopolitical events. Finding meaning […]

Unicorn Bonbons

Unicorn Bonbons

Unicorn toast sounds like something a softly spoken, vegan nanny makes for children after completing their origami homework and positive affirmation chanting. Right? Wrong. It’s for spoiled brats living in L.A. and bonked-up adults like me. Unicorn toast is scorching hashtags all over the world, and accessing the deepest of crazy childhood recesses. Our synapses […]

The Top 20 Irish Instagrammers, for foodie whores

The Top 20 Irish Instagrammers, for foodie whores

This is my list of sonic wholefood Instagrammers I lovebomb everyday. I think you will too. All are Ir-ish and have a unique voice. Think of Instagram like your own personal trainer on the path to better food choices. Surrounding yourself with thoughtful, inspiring cooks will change how you see food and seep into your […]