The Black Pig in Kinsale

I love a nice glass of wine. Well, or two or three. But then who doesn’t?! So when MR. SKD suggested to go for a spin down to Kinsale to try out The Black Pig wine… View Post

Dinner at BASTION in Kinsale

Having the night of the kids last night, we decided to head down to Kinsale and try out Bastion. Mr. SKD has heard plenty about it and it sounded pretty good. So after a quick… View Post


Coming second on our list of places to eat when in NVC, Mr. SKD was pretty excited to try out  Momofuku. We have had the book in our endless cookbook collection for a long time but I’ve… View Post


Ballymaloe is home of a wonderful restaurant, beautiful grounds and most importantly- cookery school of the famous Darina Allen. We booked in for Sunday lunch and explored the grounds afterwards. The restaurant is at the main… View Post

Fota Island Resort

We stayed at Fota Island Resort  last weekend and it was such a treat! We have been a few times to the Cove restaurant, which is unfortunately now closed, so we dined at the Fota… View Post