Food

Butternut Squash Soup with Rosemary

I have no enticing picture because a. I am not neat or precise when it comes to chopping or arranging ingredients and b. I ate it too fast to take a pic after. Approx instructions for this amazing soup are as follows… 1. Find a way to chop butternut squash. 2. Rest for a while as you will likely hate butternut squash by now and may not even have all your fingers in tact anymore.…

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Budget Fun Food

The Best Lunch Deal in Dublin…So Far

By far the best lunch deal I’ve found in Dublin so far is at Soup Dragon on Capel Street. For €3 you get a really great soup and get to choose from a wide variety and lovely tasty breads and a piece of fruit of your choice. Save it for your three o clock snack or for your morning elevenses the following day! Either way it will all keep you happy, healthy and full. Their…

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Budget Fun Coffee Food

Cheap Lunches Dublin – Brother Hubbard

Brother Hubbard is a lovely wee spot. Their coffee is the bizness and the place looks amazing thanks to Dublin Design duo Design Goat. It’s a bit over my measly food budget to be eating lunch their normally but take away soup with really lovely breads is 4.50. Decent. And the soup is tasty as fuck. Looking forward to trying their juices too. They’re on capel street in the city centre and go with plenty…

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Dublin Coffee Culture – The Fumbally and Tamp & Stitch

Dublin coffee culture is changing. I’m an avid coffee lover and although i don’t know everything about it i know what i like and spent a bit of time in Australia working as a barista. I have two new favourite places for coffee in dublin. And i think they’re getting busier all the time so they probably don’t need me writing about them, but just in case you haven’t been yet. The first is the…

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Best Places To Eat in Dublin – La Dolce Vita

The Queen of Tarts in Dublin, which has two locations, has become famous for their good food, amazing cakes, beautiful atmosphere and sweet atmosphere. But next door the the Cow’s Lane Queen of Tarts is an inconspicuous looking restaurant called La Dolce Vita. There is nothing striking about it’s exterior next to the bright red busy-ness of Queen of Tarts, but as soon as you walk in the door it smells like great Italian cheese…

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Go Outside Home & Garden

If You Want to Be Happy – Avoid Gardening

I’ve started spending a lot of time in the garden and hanging around the little pots of tiny plants in the kitchen. And there’s a few things i’ve learned. When you meet nice ladies who love gardening and they’re all calm and happy and sweet? It’s not because they spend time with nature, it’s because they’re so glad to be having a tiny break from it for five seconds and talking to a human for…

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