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Sherry Cobbler- your new favourite Christmas Cockatil

Posted by on Nov 23, 2014 in Drink, Hello! | No Comments
Sherry Cobbler- your new favourite Christmas Cockatil

Merry Christmas! Too early?? Yes, I guessed as much.  OK- so I might be a little early but I wanted to kick off our lead up to Christmas with this great cocktail. I was in The Merchant, Belfast last weekend (seriously best cocktails in Belfast if you are ever in town) when I tried this for […]

The Best Hot Irish Whiskey

Posted by on Nov 16, 2014 in Drink, Hello! | No Comments
The Best Hot Irish Whiskey

Hello friends! November is odd old month, isn’t it? For me it means rising for work in the dark and by the time I get back home the sun has already slipped away, and the festivities of Christmas seem very far away! It’s also always seems to be the start of the cold season for […]

Baby Shower Ideas

Posted by on Nov 9, 2014 in Drink, Eat, Hello!, Make | No Comments
Baby Shower Ideas

Good evening lovelies! So you may have noticed that our Marcella has been absent for a while and in her place we have the lovely Jolene. Marcella is fully immersed in all things ‘mum’ and has just welcomed a beautiful baby boy named Finn to the world! Congratulations! He is definitely the most handsome baby […]

Happy Halloween- Spooky Cocktail Recipe

Posted by on Oct 31, 2014 in Hello! | No Comments
Happy Halloween- Spooky Cocktail Recipe

Wooooooooo….wooooooooo (scary noises). Happy Halloween spooky friends.  It has been a tough old week.  The weather has officially got satanic (1st Halloween reference) and I for one am feeling like the walking dead (sorry no more, promise). So, I don’t know about you but I am going to finish the week and start the weekend […]

Pumpkin Chilli Coconut Soup

Posted by on Oct 27, 2014 in Eat, Hello!, Make | No Comments
Pumpkin Chilli Coconut Soup

‘Tis the season….. No, not to be jolly, not QUITE yet anyway – ‘Tis the season for pumpkins! So every October the supermarkets are coming down with pumpkins in preparation for Halloween, but the poor humble pumpkin is so much more than just a blank canvas for over-ambitious carving projects. Last year, having bought a […]

Allow myself to introduce….myself.

Posted by on Oct 26, 2014 in Hello! | No Comments
Allow myself to introduce….myself.

Hello to all you followers of the Peach Parade blog! My name is Jolene. As you may know, the lovely Marcella is expecting and will soon be taking a short break from the blog to focus on the new baby and all the joys of motherhood.  So in the meantime, I will be contributing some […]

Easy Danish Recipe

Posted by on Oct 3, 2014 in Eat, Hello! | 2 Comments
Easy Danish Recipe

A very happy weekend to you lovelies! So sorry we have been a bit on the quiet side but we have some plans afoot and we hope to start a whole new routine v soon! I’m looking forward to pretty relaxed weekend; catching up with friends over afternoon tea and trying to brush up on […]

Adventures in Food (the best kind)

Posted by on Sep 17, 2014 in Eat, Go, Hello! | No Comments
Adventures in Food (the best kind)

Sorry for the radio silence guys.  We have all been busy travelling (me and Meabh) and being pregnant (Marcy). But I am back from my travels and have plenty to share.  First (and foremost) FOOD! Yay! So I have spent the past few weeks celebrating our first wedding anniversary by travelling around Canada and NW […]

A visit to Toronto

Posted by on Aug 14, 2014 in Go | No Comments
A visit to Toronto

Happy Thursday friends! As I mentioned in my last post, I’m not long back from a trip to Toronto and NYC and I had the best time! As the lovely Marcy has already talked about NYC, I’m going to stick to Canada’s most populous city-Toronto! One of my besties (Jolene) has been living in Canada since […]

The Bloggers Snail Mail Challenge

Posted by on Aug 6, 2014 in Hello! | 4 Comments
The Bloggers Snail Mail Challenge

Hi folks! Hope you’re having a lovely summer! I’ve just returned from a fantastic holiday in Toronto  and New York and I feel filled with inspiration for new recipes and cocktails to try! More of that coming soon! In our last post the lovely Lisa was talking about how starting a blog has opened up […]