Author Archive: Debbie

Looking back at 2015

Looking back at 2015

New Year’s Eve normally makes people think about the coming year but here at Saucepan Kids, we’re thinking about the 12 months that have just passed and what an amazing year it’s been for us. In February and March we were chuffed to be asked by Tesco Magazine to contribute to two editions of the popular Tesco Ireland magazine […]

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  31st December 2015   No comments
Halloween Tricks And Treats Videos

Halloween Tricks And Treats Videos

  Whatever happened to Halloween? When I was little, you wore a black sack for a costume, you might be lucky enough to have a scary mask and you would play a few apple bobbing games while hoping you would be one who would find that elusive ring in the Barm Brack. We’re not huge fans […]

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  28th October 2015   No comments
Super Seed Snacks for Superheros

Super Seed Snacks for Superheros

Just tell the kids “All you need to be a superhero is your very own pack of Super Bites” – you can’t go wrong. These are the words from Sligo based Good 4U who have released a new range of tasty and natural seed snacks. We were happy to receive a sample pack to try, […]

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  25th September 2015   No comments
How To Dry Out Sage Leaves

How To Dry Out Sage Leaves

Sage is a herb that anyone can grow in their garden. It’s leaves are green grey colour with a silvery bloom covering. It’s one of our favourite herbs here at Saucepan Kids as it goes really well with pork and we do love roast pork and sausages. It always worth while drying it out because the flavour […]

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  17th September 2015   No comments
Autumn Is Coming

Autumn Is Coming

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. I know, that phrase is usually reserved for the traditionally festive month, but to me, Autumn is the most incredible season. The temperatures drop a little and I finally have an excuse to light the fire. The evenings are drawing in so out go the usual summer […]

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  8th September 2015   No comments
When Kids Throw A Dinner Party

When Kids Throw A Dinner Party

Kids throwing a dinner party conjures up images of frozen pizza and fizzy pop but when these two twelve year olds decided to cook a three course meal for their two families, there wasn’t a ready meal in sight. The first stage was the planning, what to cook for nine people? After two hours of […]

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  26th August 2015   No comments
Fussy Eaters – In Conversation

Fussy Eaters – In Conversation

The two youngest Saucepan Kids wanted to video themselves talking about lots of different topics that they thought were important about food and cooking which might be of interest to other children. So, we decided to start a series – In Conversation with Saucepan Kids. In their third video they talk about fussy eaters. There […]

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  26th July 2015   2 comments
School lunches – In Conversation

School lunches – In Conversation

The two youngest Saucepan Kids wanted to video themselves talking about lots of different topics that they thought were important about food and cooking which might be of interest to other children. So, we decided to start a series – In Conversation with Saucepan Kids. In their second video they talk about school lunches. There […]

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  19th June 2015   No comments
Taste of Dublin Festival 2015

Taste of Dublin Festival 2015

The kids were off on a scouts camping weekend so James and I headed off to the big schmoke to try out the ‘Taste of Dublin Festival’. We’ve not been before but we’d heard great things about it so we thought we’d pop along and see what all the fuss was about. It was located […]

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  18th June 2015   No comments