Category: Dublin


Officially too old for two day festivals, it turns out. . .

Mark Ronson

Morcheeba

Julia’s Lobster Truck

AIR

Andrew Wyatt from Miike Snow

Box Burger

Setlist:

  1. Daydreaming
  2. Desert Island Disk
  3. Ful Stop
  4. Airbag
  5. 15 Step
  6. The National Anthem
  7. My Iron Lung
  8. All I Need
  9. You and Whose Army?
  10. Let Down
  11. Bloom
  12. Identikit
  13. Idioteque
  14. The Gloaming
  15. The Numbers
  16. Bodysnatchers
  17. 2 + 2 = 5

Encore 1:

  1. No Surprises
  2. I Promise
  3. Paranoid Android
  4. Present Tense
  5. Everything in Its Right Place

Encore 2:

  1. Lotus Flower
  2. Fake Plastic Trees
  3. How to Disappear Completely

It was truly a phenomenal show.  Amazing crowd!

Taking advantage of the local “heatwave” to use up some of the lemon balm and Moroccan mint from our garden.  🙂

 

Flat White

Eggs Florentine

Full Irish Breakfast

And a trip to the garden centre (a.k.a the happy place!). . .

 

Seaweed Wrap, Hot Stone Massage, Dry Flotation, Hydrotherapy, Mud Room, Sauna, Aromatherapy Room. . . we might need to make this weekly.  🙂

Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone in Concert @ 3 Arena, Dublin

Pre-show noms @ Drunken Fish, Dublin 1

Makgeolli

Kimchi Mandu

Maewon Kalbi Jjim

Kalbi Jjim

*One more break before I finish the Lisbon posts (swears, last one) because our garden exploded this week!  🙂

This is the second week in a row of fresh berry brekkies!  Last week we made Raspberry & Oat Breakfast Bars.  This week we’ve nommed Whole Wheat Blueberry & Oat Muffins.  I could get used to this!

 

. . .when you actually only came in to buy a year’s supply of fragrance diffusers while they’re half price, and you end up leaving with a back up guest room duvet cover set because it was marked down to 35 euros. . .

#sorrynotsorry

Bank Holiday lunch @ Seapoint!

CHICKPEA FALAFEL
SMOKED AUBERGINE CAVIAR, RAITA

WHIPPED GOATS CHEESE & BEETROOT
HERITAGE BEETS, FIVEMILETOWN GOATS CHEESE, CHARRED SPRING ONION, CRYSTALISED WALNUTS, BABY LEAVES

JERUSALEM ARTICHOKE RISOTTO
ROSCOFF ONION, ROAST ARTICHOKES, PARMESAN FOAM, POTATO CRUMB

PAN FRIED HAKE
BLACK OLIVE GNOCCHI, NICOISE DRESSING, RED PEPPER COULIS

SELECTION OF ICE-CREAM

VANILLA, FUDGE & HONEYCOMB

BAKED ALASKA
RUM RAISIN ICE-CREAM & BLOOD ORANGE