Very appropriate quote for today’s outing to¬†http://www.homegrownfoodfestival.ie/ at home here in Donegal. I’m never one to turn down good food. Always stop to taste! #mindfuleating #goodfood #localfoodsgood, supportlocal #foodfestival

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

3rd year Christmas themed cookery class

Ladies, looking forward to getting a kick start on our cooking just in time before Christmas. Take a look at your recipe, method and duties. Copy all information into your recipe copy and let’s get into the mindset of the practical exam.

Delicious, easy, melt in your mouth shortbread recipe and just what Ms Mills ordered as a pick me up during the LC and JC exams! A great one for the tea break. *P.s they dunk well*!

Unbelievably tasty and easy, these could very well be the pick me up you need with that cup of Lyons/Barry’s tea this week! Ingredients: 125g Plain Flour 60g Cornflour ¬Ĺ tsp of vanilla essence 125g unsalted Butter (softened) 60g of Caster Sugar Sprinkle of caster sugar for decoration¬†‚ô• Method ( Miss what do I do?)¬† … Continue reading

A light lunch that is affordable, full of flavour and suitable for everyone, teenagers and even pollo vegetarians!

Today the second years were busy cooking a tasty¬†affordable light lunch¬†that is rich in high biological protein (Chicken), Vitamin C (Peppers) and the tortilla wraps contained high amounts of carbohydrates however whole grain wraps would have provided a healthier alternative. We also looked at different ways that you can ‚Äėwrap and roll‚Äô the chicken fajitas. … Continue reading