Archive for March, 2015

2015 Saint Patrick Breakfast (Lucan)

2015 Saint Patrick Breakfast (Lucan)

| March 22, 2015

On March 17th 2015 we were delighted to see a new Saint Patrick Breakfast tradition begun at the Lucan Centre on Primrose Lane, Lucan.  The Centre, a place set apart for retreat and reconciliation, has recently been refurbished and, under the leadership of Norman McCorkell and his team, is now a wonderful resource right in […]

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What did St Patrick have for breakfast?

What did St Patrick have for breakfast?

| March 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Regina Sexton, food and culinary historian at University College, Cork, this week released research on a study into Ireland’s diet in the fifth century as it made the transition from a Pagan to a Christian society. She says record-keepers in ancient monasteries show that while obesity was not a problem in Patrick’s days, the fare […]

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