• Easter eggs

    Since I’m not religious, don’t like chocolate, and I’m a freelancer Easter doesn’t loom large in my calendar as an important holiday. However, the weather has been marvellous this year, and people are in rare good humour, so there’s been a great vibe – plus the Galway Food Festival is on so the city is buzzing. Although I don’t partake of the chocolate variety I do like normal eggs, and always buy organic. A lot of the time I get eggs that originate from a poultry farm in the Burren called Poulataggle. When I bought my most recent carton of eggs I found a surprise inside: It’s a small gesture,…

  • Easter memories

    Two years ago I was in Stockholm with friends for Easter – it was unseasonably warm, with blue skies and a hot sun, so I had a wonderful introduction to that cosmopolitan city. I loved these giant Easter eggs in a window. Happy Easter/Passover to those of you who celebrate it!