Home-made Hazelnut Milk

Home-made Hazelnut Milk

I call these grandpa nuts because they’re wonderfully nourishing for our seniors and senioras. Here’s why. Hazelnuts contain beta-sitosterol, a groovy compound shown to help benign prostatic hyperplasia. This is doctorspeak for the numerous trips men over sixty take to the loo during the night. While benign prostatic hyperplasia is not harmful, it can be […]

What Women Want

What Women Want

I had a small role in the second half of this interesting episode on food, RTE 2. What Women Want is a thoughtfully constructed series about the latest feline obsessions. I love how it offers no answers, but instead journeys into different perspectives on weekly themes like fame, sex, food, cosmetic surgery and attraction. This […]

The Dublin Kombucha Sleigh

The Dublin Kombucha Sleigh

When I hear my Kombucha delivery arrive outside, I squeal louder than a One Direction fan in Harry Styles’s hotel bedroom.   Dublin Kombucha, also known as SynerChi, is hand crafted by a total genius called Laura Murphy.  Kombucha is essentially cultured green, black or white tea. The ingredients Laura uses are 100% organic and […]

Gheelicious Stuff

Gheelicious Stuff

Seriously. I want to smell like hot ghee for the rest of my life. It’s a marriage of straight-out-of-the-oven shortbread and Parmesan.   So anyway, what’s this gheelicious stuff? The Ancients in Ayurvedic teachings (them ones with sagacity and sexperience) considered ghee to be the most sacred of foods as it enabled the “goodness” from […]

Dublin, Nov 13 & 19 (SOLD OUT)

Dublin, Nov 13 & 19 (SOLD OUT)

  Where? Alchemy Juice Co, BT2 Grafton Street, Dublin 2   When? Thursday 13th November 7.30pm-9pm Wednesday 19th November 7.30pm-9pm   Why? To feel more virtuous than a canonised nun   I will be joined by Alchemy founder and Irish Times food writer Domini Kemp, to showcase some seriously healthy dishes, and help you make […]