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My ‘Secret Weapon’ for Eating Well + Miso Harissa Roast Cauli

My ‘Secret Weapon’ for Eating Well + Miso Harissa Roast Cauli

ver ‘resolved’ to start eating healthy only to have the wheels fall off after a short time? Well you’re not alone! There have been plenty of times where I’ve tried (and failed) to make healthy changes in my life. The good news is it wasn’t your fault your resolution didn’t stick. Pretty much everyone struggles […]

What We Eat by Fergal (age 3.5) & Finbar (1 year)

What We Eat by Fergal (age 3.5) & Finbar (1 year)

y parents are really crazy. They’re always talking about food. And music. And wine. And I know my mum has this food blog, so I thought I’d sneak in and tell you a bit about the food that I like to eat. Just to give you a different perspective… Breakfast This may be TMI (too […]

Like to Eat Better This Year?

Like to Eat Better This Year?

y Irishman and I were talking about the secrets to happiness last night. We both agreed that gratitude and, as Massive Attack put it, ‘being thankful for what you’ve got‘ is super important. Which is why I’m sitting at my computer now thinking about how lucky I am. All the reasons I have to be […]

Tired of deciding what to cook every night?

Tired of deciding what to cook every night?

hree years ago I did something I wasn’t sure would work. It all began when my friend Caroline was telling me about one of those weight loss programs that comes with an exercise schedule and detailed meal plans. With her new, more slender figure Caroline was looking amazing. So I asked her how she had […]

19 Delicious Ideas for Chicken

19 Delicious Ideas for Chicken

few months ago I made a big decision around where I buy my meat. No more flavourless supermarket chicken and lamb, even if it was ‘grass-fed’ and ‘organic’. I realized I cared too much about how the cattle, pigs, chicken and sheep are treated to trust it to the supermarket supply chain. I wanted to […]

5 of My Favourite Things!

5 of My Favourite Things!

Chocolate Peanut Butter Cheesecake. Recipe here. ges ago I got a lovely request from a Stonesoup reader… Hi Jules! Stone Soup is my go-to recipe blog–in fact, I have no other I regularly visit! Since I am so very obsessed with your cooking style and love ALL of your recipes, I was wondering if you […]

No-Bake Chocolate Pecan ‘Pie’

No-Bake Chocolate Pecan ‘Pie’

here aren’t many things I regret about living in Australia. Apart from when I’m face-to-face with a tiger snake, I love living here. But I do wish we celebrated Thanksgiving. When I lived in California, I really embraced the holiday. I love the whole concept. I mean, taking the time to get together with your […]

How to Cook Spaghetti Squash

How to Cook Spaghetti Squash

he first time I read about spaghetti squash, I dismissed it as one of those ‘too good to be true’ ideas. A low carb vegetable that looked like spaghetti? Impossible! But the more I saw it around, the more I wanted to try it. At the time there wasn’t anywhere I could buy this magical […]

Crunchy Peanut Butter Granola!

Crunchy Peanut Butter Granola!

ant to know one of my favourite favourite things to eat? While I adore oysters (preferably with champagne) from time to time, my current addiction is a bit less sophisticated. Yep. I love, love, love me some peanut butter. Mostly straight from the jar on a spoon. Yum. So when one of my Instagram friends […]

3 Simple Tips to Avoid Overeating AND Enjoy Your Food More

3 Simple Tips to Avoid Overeating AND Enjoy Your Food More

ou might not believe me. But there is a down side to following your dream. Well at least when that dream revolves around writing, reading, talking, thinking, photographing AND cooking food. Yes being surrounded by delicious things is brilliant on one hand. But it also means a lot of opportunities to overindulge. I hate it […]