Home Economics teaching vital life skills

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 #‚Äéfoodeducation‚Ĩ ‚Ä™#‚Äéfoodliteracy‚Ĩ‚Ä™#‚Äémakehomeeconomicscompulsory‚Ĩ ‚Ä™#‚Äénomoreexcuses‚Ĩ #foodliteracy‚Ä™#‚Äéhomeeconomics‚Ĩ ‚Ä™#‚Äéconfidenceintheirpreparation‚Ĩ How to do we solve this issue? Make Home Economics … Continue reading

Guilt free fish and chips cookery practical

¬©¬†¬†7¬†reasons to include fish in your diet¬† White fish contains no fat so it is suitable for low calorie diets. Oily fish contains polyunsaturated oil and omega 3 fatty acids which is suitable for low cholesterol diets and those at risk of a heart attack. Fish is easily digested which is suitable for elderly people, … Continue reading

Finding a healthy balance

While Kerry hold the All- Ireland title here in St Dominic’s, Donegal native Ms Mills is not willing to give up that easy. Today marked the first gaelic football training session in school. It was great to see so many ladies attend this evening. Training will continue every Wednesday evening from 3.15pm until 4.15pm. Energy … Continue reading

Happiness is a slice of pizza

The Transition year students had a very busy morning in the Home Economics kitchen today. The girls made a selection of homemade pizzas for the pizza party that they arranged to raise money to help give the Home Economics kitchens a facelift as part of their interior design module. Thank you to all who supported … Continue reading

Happiness is Homemade- The wait is over, have a look at our fantastic dishes ‚ô•

The young ladies in St Dominic‚Äôs completed their 3-R-trail for the¬†Fine Dine At Mine ‚Äď Cookery Competition. RESEARCH- RESTAURANT¬†¬†– RECIPE! The students were required to enter their favourite restaurant dish suitable for¬†two people, main course only! The deadline was last week so now we would like ¬†to show you our impressive dishes.¬†The competition gave the … Continue reading

St Dominic’s exciting 3-R-Trail to Fine Dine at Mine- Cookery Competition

The young ladies in St Dominic‚Äôs have eagerly started on their 3-R-trail for the Fine Dine At Mine ‚Äď Cookery Competition. RESEARCH- RESTAURANT¬† – RECIPE! The students are required to enter their favourite restaurant dish suitable for two people, main course only! The competition gives students an opportunity to create tasty, healthy and affordable restaurant … Continue reading