Category: Shopping Locally

Ethical beauty, Reviews, Shopping Locally

5 SMALL IRISH COMPANIES YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THIS CHRISTMAS

These are five small Irish companies that create beautiful and fantastic quality goods worthy of a place on Grafton Street or Shop Street. There are real people behind these companies, they are our neighbours, and they source their ingredients with a conscience. They don’t contain animal derivatives or nasty chemicals, and many are even organic […]

Recipes and Food Inspo, Shopping Locally

Carrot Top “Pesto” with Carrot Ribbon “Pasta”

I was at the Letterkenny Artisan Market again this weekend and managed walk away from the Ballyholey Farm stand looking like a tree. I got rainbow carrots, Brussel sprouts still on the stalk, some beautiful looking onions, and celery (my favourite snack). According to Ballyholey Farm horticulturist, Gareth Austin, the big luscious green carrot tops […]