My quick banana bread

My easy and yummy one bowl banana bread and doesn’t even require a mixer. You can also use a muffin tin for perfect banana muffins

Deliciously Ella energy bites

These only take 3 minutes and require hardly any washing up. You can tweak the recipe as you like – my favourite recipe from Deliciously Ella. A great snack for healthier eating!

Ian Higgins’ chicken curry

Ian Higgins makes the best curries and this is a recipe Phil’s parents sent overseas with us for a little home cooked comfort

Nigella’s rocky road

A perfect festive treat and a wonderful gift idea packaged in a Consol jar with ribbon

Duck breast with berry sauce

I absolutely love duck and this is a great dinner party go to. Phil has perfected this delicious recipe – the secret is the sauce

Granny’s Irish stew

My absolute favourite dish and after a recent trip to Dublin, I can confirm – my mom still makes the best Irish stew. This recipe is originally from my Granny Hazel, my dad’s mother.