BACKSTREET ACADEMY SHOWS THE YELLOW BELLY BACKPACKER HOW TO DO KATHMANDU

This guy, up there, sums up the people of Kathmandu. It's funny I'm writing this today because a friend we met in Kathmandu got in touch and it made me so happy. Anyway, I should have written this back in December but I generally do things when I feel it's right rather than when I … Continue reading BACKSTREET ACADEMY SHOWS THE YELLOW BELLY BACKPACKER HOW TO DO KATHMANDU

WHITE CHOCOLATE TARTLETS W/GINGER BASE, ROAST PEACH + STRAWBERRIES

I'm a yellow belly so OF COURSE I'm nothing short of obsessed with strawberries. This one time I did a nutrition plan, which I'll never forget, I started it just at the start of summer, and anyone from Wexford will know what this means, strawberry season. Sometimes there's nothing nicer than pulling over and getting … Continue reading WHITE CHOCOLATE TARTLETS W/GINGER BASE, ROAST PEACH + STRAWBERRIES

TOFU AND MUSHROOM LARB

So. I when I was in Thailand I had this dish called Larb, honestly, looks dirt, tastes delish. It's absolutely jammed fulled of flavour and it was one of my favourite things in Thailand. Thailand is pretty cool, and I only learnt this while I was there, that you get certain dishes in the south … Continue reading TOFU AND MUSHROOM LARB

VANILLA YOGHURT OATS W/CANDIED PINE NUTS + BLUEBERRIES

Undecided if this is a breakfast, or dessert, but look, its heavenly either way. Why the hell not have dessert for breakfast anyway. Pine nuts on something sweet, yep, it works, honestly we have so many pine nuts at home for some reason and I need to try use them up, so here we are, … Continue reading VANILLA YOGHURT OATS W/CANDIED PINE NUTS + BLUEBERRIES

REESES PEANUT BUTTER W/SALTED CARAMEL + CHOCOLATE CAKE

I absolutely love my sister. I always tell her how much I miss her, I actually don't ever miss anyone to be honest but every time I see her she doesn't have a choice but get the biggest hug + I hold onto her for as long as she will let me. Now, we're no … Continue reading REESES PEANUT BUTTER W/SALTED CARAMEL + CHOCOLATE CAKE

CHOCO + BLUEBERRY PROTEIN COOKIES

I know someone that when he takes cookies, he takes like 5 at a time, there's a knack though + eventually I figured him out. you hold the cookies you aren't eating in your palm and nobody knows how many you've taken!! (sample image below) He was a serious Jaffa thief, yeah I know all … Continue reading CHOCO + BLUEBERRY PROTEIN COOKIES

CARROT, PECAN AND WALNUT CELEBRATION CAKE WITH ORANGE AND CREAM CHEESE ICING

I love baking, someone reminded me a while back we're not all the same. I had been told for years I needed to meditate, to read, to do a whole host of things, but we all have different ways of living life. Me, I love to cook. You know the way they (whoever 'they' are) … Continue reading CARROT, PECAN AND WALNUT CELEBRATION CAKE WITH ORANGE AND CREAM CHEESE ICING

BLONDIES

There's not many words needed to sell these bad boys. Let's just say they're like Pringles, once you pop you can't stop. No level of self control would be enough when these warm, oozy chocolatey but fudgy squares of heaven are popped right under your nose, and I don't blame you. Live a little have … Continue reading BLONDIES

INDONESIAN DRAGON FRUIT + MANGO SMOOTHIE BOWL

I mean, I fell in love the minute I saw the colour of these. Come on. how could you not be. It all started on Gili T where we had the best hostel owner, I mean, THE BEST, who turned out not only to be our hostel owner but friend. Anyway, he got us the … Continue reading INDONESIAN DRAGON FRUIT + MANGO SMOOTHIE BOWL

YELLOW BELLY BACKPACKER DOES DELHI.

Delhi food tour, exploring the best and secret food spots in Delhi on a breakfast tour.