Spice up your Pancake Tuesday with this recipe for Hotteok Korean Pancakes

Spice up your Pancake Tuesday with this recipe for Hotteok Korean Pancakes

  You will usually find our kitchen cupboard well stocked with different types of sugar and often the brand Siucra as I have written about previously. So I was delighted to receive a new recipe from them to try as an alternative this Pancake Tuesday - it is for the sweet Hotteok which are sweet Korean pancakes. The dough for Hotteok is made … [Read more...]

Five premium cocktails to help you celebrate St Valentine’s Day

Five premium cocktails to help you celebrate St Valentine’s Day

If you are looking for some different drinks to celebrate St Valentine's Day here are some cocktails you might want to try. Thanks to WHPR for sending the cocktail recipes to me on behalf of their client (and my previous employer!) Diageo - the spirits in the cocktails are all part of the Diageo Reserve Portfolio.   Recipe For Bulleit Love & Spice … [Read more...]

How the Irish love St Valentine’s Day an infographic based on research by Bord Gais Energy

How the Irish love St Valentine’s Day an infographic based on research by Bord Gais Energy

How might you go about launching a new offer to the market for your product? Well here is an idea that has been implemented by Bord Gais Energy and I was lucky enough to be a recipient. Earlier this week, Bord Gais Energy launched an offer relevant for new electricity customers giving them a 10 per cent discount and €100 off their bill if they sign up to … [Read more...]

How easily distracted are you by your mobile phone and are you missing out on te wonders around you?

How easily distracted are you by your mobile phone and are you missing out on te wonders around you?

It is often easy to miss things that take place around us when we have our heads looking down at our mobile devices. A recent photo on Instagram shows an example of this - it is of a man who misses seeing a humpback whale surface close to his boat as he is busy on his phone. Perhaps he was texting or editing content? Or maybe he was recieving an important … [Read more...]