Competition…Win tickets to Taste of Dublin! WINNER HAS BEEN PICKED AND NOTIFIED

COMPETITION CLOSED – WINNER HAS BEEN CHOSEN AND NOTIFIED Back by popular demand, Wines from Rioja will be teaming up with London’s Jamon Bodega Bar Tozino and pitching up at this year’s Taste of Dublin festival. You’ll be able to … Continue reading


A week in heaven with Ibiza Retreats

If you’ve been following me over on Instagram recently, you’llΒ  know that a couple of weeks ago I flew off to Ibiza for a week. Yes, Ibiza! You could be forgiven for thinking it’s not exactly a haven to escape … Continue reading


Powerscourt House & Gardens

So rumour has it we are going to get some decent weather this week! After the disappointment of the Summer so far this is good news, very good news! πŸ™‚ This week I bring you a post with a little … Continue reading


Kate’s Kabin is 2! A round up of the past year….

So technically this post should have been done 2 weeks ago but I have been super busy and didn’t get around to it – sorryyyyyyyyyyyy! πŸ™‚ My very first blog post was at the end of April in 2013 and … Continue reading


Competition Time!


It’s been AGES since I ran a competition here and the kind folk at Zomato have given me a voucher to give away to one of you lucky lot.

You may or may not be familiar with Zomato, a fantastic website with restaurant info spanning 132 countries! You can find the best nearby restaurants and read reviews for them, helping improve your dining experience.

They have generously given me a €60 voucher for The Sussex on Upper Leeson St to give away! The Sussex is a smart, bistro style restaurant in Dubin 4 which boasts an impeccably sourced suppliers list, including their meats, seafood and organic fruit & vegetables – you are sure to have a fabulous meal here!

To win, just head over to my Facebook or Twitter page and like and share or follow and retweet the competition post pinned to the top of the page. If you aren’t on social media then just comment “win” under this post!

Winner announced on Friday!


The Irish Whiskey Museum, Dublin

We all know I’m no whiskey drinker – wine and cocktails are where I’m at! But I’d passed the Irish Whiskey Museum on College Green quite a few times since it opened late last year and thought it looked great! … Continue reading


My Yoga retreat to Morocco

So any of my regular followers among you will know that as well as my love for great food and wine, I also have a passion for yoga. Now don’t just click the “back” button and leave the page!! πŸ™‚ … Continue reading


2014 – my year in food!

2014 was a pretty busy year for me… I ate out quite a lot and got to experience some really great places. The Dublin food scene is just fantastic at the moment and I really can’t keep up with all … Continue reading


Cinema Club at Brooks Hotel

I am well and truly in the Christmas spirit now – only a 2 weeks to go everybody!! This year myself and a friend decided we wanted to do something a bit different to our usual Christmas shopping and lunch … Continue reading


Dublin Bay Cruises

Let’s face in… Summer is O.V.E.R … sad face. While I didn’t get out and about quite as much this year as last I did still fit in a few trips to Dun Laoighre, Greystones and Howth for a stroll … Continue reading