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Goodbye ‘Tine at Home’, hello ‘My Emerald Kitchen’

If you visit my site or Facebook often you may have notice I've been unusually quiet.. and it's all because I've been secretly working hard on re-releasing my blog. So today I'm extremely happy to announce that 'Tine at Home' will be no more. It's a bit of a sad moment as I've absolutely loved my name for years, and it's brought me some amazing experiences. Why did you change it…

Book tip July 2017: The Mediterranean Table by Ryland Peters & Small

The Mediterranean Table by Ryland Peters & Small

Whenever people ask me what my favourite kind of food is, I always straight up say ‘Mediterranean’! The rich flavours of the Mediterranean, with my favourites being Italian and Greek food, is always a treat but really matches Spring and Summer most of all. This month’s book tip is your ideal food guide this summer: delicious flavourful plates!  From the sparkling shores of Santorini to the sun-dappled lemon groves of Italy…

Book Tip June 2017: Market Vegetarian by Ross Dobson

Market Vegetarian by Ross Dobson

Each month I look forward to finding out what new books Ryland Peters & Small have released this time, as they always seem to hit the nail on the head! This month I discovered 'Market Vegetarian' by Ross Dobson and decided to make it my book tip of the month for June as I haven't featured a lot of vegetarian books yet. I've mentioned it a few times but when it…

Cork’s first Dessert Festival: June 26th – July 2nd

Cork Dessert Festival

Festival Cork are people after my own heart. First they organised the hugely popular Burger Festival, then the Whiskey Festival and now 2017 is set to get another smashing festival: Cork's Dessert Festival! I was lucky enough to get to try out two venues during the Burger Festival: Electric and Yellow Sub and had a fantastic and delicious time! I missed out on the Whiskey festival unfortunately but there's no…

Avocado Hummus

Avocado Hummus

Last week I shared my first recipe of basic homemade falafel, but one of the things I served it with was another new recipe: avocado hummus! I'm an absolute sucker for hummus but I wanted to try something new, and decided to try it with avocado's, another one of my favourite things to eat. It might not be very traditional, but hey I'm all for pushing boundaries! You do need…