What I learnt from the #Surviveon20 challenge
I was challenged by Wifi Refugees to do the #Surviveon20 challenge and live on a weekly food & drink budget of £20 to raise awareness of the plight of refugees and asylum seekers in NI. It was an eye opener and a certainly learnt a few things during the experience!
A fantastic night at The Irish Curry Awards
The first ever Irish Curry awards took place at the Ramada Hotel in Belfast and what a night it was! A fantastic way to recognise the contribution made to Ireland’s food scene by hundreds of Indian, Bangladeshi, Pakistani and other Asian chefs, restaurant workers and managers. The Awards were developed by Ali Askir who owns […]
A Weber BBQ demo at Hillmount Garden Centre
The sun is shining, albeit sporadically , which means its officially BBQ time! I will confess to being a bit unadventurous when it comes to charcoal activity so when I got the invitation to attend a Weber BBQ demo at Hillmount Garden Centre, I was cock-a-hoop. Finally a chance to uncover the possibilities of the […]
Review of a Cocktail making master class in Apartment, Belfast
I was lucky enough to win a cocktail making masterclass and two course meal for six people at Apartment Bar, Belfast through a competition run by #Belfasthour. I selected my five lucky guests who were delighted to join me. This post describes our experience. I hope you enjoy it as much as we enjoyed the cocktails!