Author Archive: Debbie

Barker’s of Blackrock, Dublin Restaurant Review

Barker’s of Blackrock, Dublin Restaurant Review

As food bloggers, it’s not surprising that we love to eat so when the email came in from Barker’s of Blackrock to pop in with the kids to review their restaurant the next time we’re passing through Blackrock, we were more than happy to take up the offer. First impressions of Barker’s of Blackrock is […]

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  30th March 2016   2 comments
Top 5 Presents for Mother’s Day

Top 5 Presents for Mother’s Day

There’s lots of talk in the media at the moment about Mother’s Day and finding the perfect present. I’m thinking now of what to get my own mum and also wondering what my own children might get me 😉 Here are my top 5 tips on the perfect Mother’s Day gift: Time This can mean […]

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  3rd March 2016   No comments
How much sugar are our children consuming?

How much sugar are our children consuming?

There was an excellent programme on RTE a couple of days called ‘Sugar Crash’. It was presented by Dr. Eva Orsmond and explained how much sugar we were consuming on a daily basis. Along with nutritionist Dr. Elsa Jones, she highlighted how much sugar was hidden in the foods we feed our families on a […]

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  16th January 2016   No comments
Review of Freddy Buttons books

Review of Freddy Buttons books

Freddy Buttons is a boy. He is 8 years old. He lives at Tumbledown Cottage with his parents. He likes school. He loves to grow food. He really loves to eat good food. He really really loves his animals. This is how Freddy Buttons creator and author Fiona Dillon, describes the main character. Before even reading the books, who wouldn’t love this […]

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  13th January 2016   No comments
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