Hi, I’m Amee, I’m a food writer and newspaper columnist, illustrator & amateur food photographer. I’m also a Mum of two and wife of one. Living in & cooking from the West of Ireland. Warm & Snug & Fat is where I keep all things food related. If you are looking for easy, family friendly recipes click on ‘Recipes’ on the top navigation bar. If you are interested in restaurant reviews, foodie news and views, mainly from Galway and the West of Ireland, click on ‘Reviews’ instead. I hope you find something you like. Please feel free to comment or get in touch. Enjoy!
I’d like to report a crime. Someone has taken all the giblets from the chickens and I really don’t understand why. They were the best part! It’s like having the bang stolen from your Christmas cracker. Sure, you still have the hat and joke and gift. But something sma
I had some extra children at the weekend. Some fabulous little cousins had landed and when you have extra little hands you may as well take advantage of them. There are two culinary tasks that children excel at. One is to mash bananas and the other is to shell peas. With the first of
We have pancakes nearly every weekend without fail. They are something of a ritual in our house, ever since the girls were big enough to hold a whisk. I don’t make them, they are in fact The Editor’s speciality and he takes his responsibilities very seriously indeed. Once
Tired of the cupcake? Macaroons too much work? Try a Whoopie Pie, a cross between strawberry shortcake and a muffin. The cake bit of these whoopie pies is soft and chewy. Most of the sweetness comes from the filling. The iconic chocolate ones with the marshmallowy filling are great, b