Archive for Tag: Ireland

March 12, 2013

Great Finds: Rachel’s Irish Family Food {Recipe for St. Paddy’s}

By: Amy Atlas, in Great Finds, Recipes
With St. Patrick’s Day around the corner, we’re sharing a peek of Rachel Allen’s brand new book Rachel’s Irish Family Food. If you don’t know Rachel, she is a well known chef in Ireland who has penned several bestselling cookbooks, is a TV food chef, and teaches at the world-famous Ballymaloe Cookery School. She was raised in Dublin and her new book is so charming that it transports you right into the heart of…
January 30, 2012

Sweet 70’s Inspired Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This colorful retro candy buffet was sent to us from Clionadh from The Sweet Treat Co. in Ireland. She was asked to create a 70’s style table for a photo shoot and used bright colors to set the tone. The movie Quadrophenia was a source of inspiration for the palette of yellows, blues, citrus orange & hot pink. Vinyl records were used for the bunting and also used under glass vessels. Colorful pop soda bottles…
November 14, 2011

Around the Atlas: Ireland

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We received this “Around the Atlas” from Flavia in Ireland.  Flavia created this cute car party for her son’s 2nd birthday. Flavia created a table that was full of vibrant colors reminiscent of her Brazilian heritage, despite the limited suppliers in Ireland. I always say inspiration can be found everywhere. Flavia found the inspiration for the orange and turquoise color palette from a Gap shirt that she bought for her son to wear. She created…