Jane’s Kitchen

Birthday, Barbecue, Recipes, & Memories…

Birthday, Barbecue, Recipes, & Memories…

I never thought I’d have a summer child, or a blonde child. Tomorrow our baby child, our little joy pocket, our charming Sadhbh (rhymes with five) is five. She’s not sure about it herself and keeps saying, ‘What age am I now?’ in alarmed tones, […]

Herby Salmon & Potato Fish Cakes

Herby Salmon & Potato Fish Cakes

My third ‘Creativity Bootcamp’ got off to a flying start yesterday and already my newsfeed is filled with inspiring posts by creative people from every corner of the world, no griping or moaning, just wall to wall creativity and inspiration. A feast for the senses. […]

Hunger

Hunger

‘Appetite; a universal wolf.’ – Shakespeare ‘Pray for peace and grace and spiritual food, For wisdom and guidance, for all these are good, But don’t forget the potatoes.’ – Prayer and Potatoes, J.T.Pettee ‘I’ll make her a pudding, and a pudding she’ll like, too… Many […]

That Curious Love of Red – Seasonal Recipe, Seasonal Dress…

That Curious Love of Red – Seasonal Recipe, Seasonal Dress…

Today, I’ve a curious love of red. It’s an autumn thing. I’m wearing… a pale pink coat from M&S, faux fur stole from River Island (it was wintry this morning, but it didn’t last) vintage dark green velvet skirt, red top and tights from Penney’s […]

Elegant Lunch for Two

Elegant Lunch for Two

It was my sister Martha’s birthday a few days ago and to celebrate I threw a special lunch for just us two. On the menu… Halloumi & Avocado Salad Blue Cheese, Walnut & Pear Salad Toasted Bread Salad Halloumi & Avocado Salad – A match […]

Tea

Tea

Picking chamomile flowers for tea because that’s how we roll… Busy, busy, into the teapot they go, ready to party, got mammy’s nice cups and our bows… Saoirse, do you know something? This tea is horrible!!! I know!!! It was fun though… To make this […]