You must try this irresistible butternut squash, sweet potato and tomato soup I made this afternoon for lunch. It certainly fulfilled my hunger signals Even the simplest of lunchtime meal should have an abundance of flavour and textures. Food should be presented attractively, satisfy as many of the senses as possible and most of all, … Continue reading
How to do we solve this issue? Make Home Economics compulsory. Home Economics provides students with vital life skills, how to plan and cook nutritious and economical meals and how to select healthy nutritious food for themselves and their family #foodeducation #foodliteracy#makehomeeconomicscompulsory #nomoreexcuses #foodliteracy#homeeconomics #confidenceintheirpreparation How to do we solve this issue? Make Home Economics … Continue reading
If you are a fan of garlic bread but want to try a healthy alternative without using butter, substitute the butter with coconut oil or rapeseed oil and enjoy. Simple, yet delicious and ideal side for a BBQ, picnic or al fresco feasting.
What an inspiring day the Home Economics department had on Friday. We were so luckily to have Chef Emanuel with us, who so kindly gave his time to us to demonstrate how to fine dine as a family on a budget, using basic ingredients you would find in your kitchen fridge and cupboard. We have … Continue reading
We have a very busy day planned tomorrow in the kitchen. The transition year students are taking over the kitchen to prepare a healthy “spice bag” alternative. The fakeaway is the new takeaway here in St Dominic’s Secondary school. We endeavour to carry out measurable small steps to achieve positive healthy changes to students day-to-day diets’. … Continue reading
The transition years experimented with a variety of ingredients today. Pad Thai Pad Thai has been around following the end of WWII. As Pad is a Thai word for stir-fried. In Thailand, Pad Thai is very popular however most famously sold as street food. There are many ways to cook Pad Thai and sometimes depends … Continue reading
Cailíní, don’t forget your ingredients on Tuesday and make sure to copy your recipe into your recipe copy before class. It is important that you take a look at Protein JC if you have missed any Home Economics classes last week.