Sunday Lunch – a family tradition

I like a bit of tradition me.  I believe that creating memories for my children just like my parents and grandparents did for me, is really very important.  Regular readers will know from this past year that my love of afternoon tea stemmed from a tradition of tea and cream cakes with my grandmother Stella.  Afternoon … Continue reading

Brunch – The Fiona Dillon Way

I thrive on chaos – on last minute plans – on spur of the moment get togethers.  Take last weekend for example.  My parents were visiting on Saturday and I was cooking for six of us (Mum, Dad, Eamonn, Ellie and Ruth).  Easy peasy and perfectly civilised.  I was at the shops at 8.30 on … Continue reading

Spare Me A Vote Please?

Last week I received an email from the good folk at Irish Blog Awards telling that my blogpost   ” Saving Money the old-fashioned way” had been nominated for best blogpost of 2014. How cool is that? But here’s the thing, I need votes to make the Top 10.  If you could spare a minute to vote … Continue reading