Tag Archives: Ireland

A New Bridge Over The Liffey in Celbridge

A New Bridge for Celbridge We have the design for the New bridge over the Liffey in Celbridge. After an extensive consultation and design process we believe this is the ideal solution to the traffic problems in Celbridge. We have had constructive meetings with planners, engineers, and lollipop ladies. All are in agreement with the […]

Internet and reaching your people

Internet, Facebook and finding stuff! Who owns your information on the internet? Have you had difficulty getting your stuff on the internet. I have recently been telling people about the importance of OWNING your OWN information. Thanks to www.theoatmeal.com for explaining how Facebook are now charging to contact your followers. The cartoon sums up the […]

Celbridge The Gateway to Ireland’s Ancient East – Tourist Information

Information for a tourist visiting Celbridge There are only two vital pieces of Celbridge tourist information that you need when visiting The Gateway to Ireland’s Ancient East. The first item that you really need to know about when visiting Celbridge is where to find refreshment. Halo Café is located just off the Maynooth Road right […]

For want of an Etch A Sketch a blackboard was born

Etch A Sketch could cure many ills The simple Etch A Sketch could be the answer to the madness that is the Halo Café blackboard sign. Where do you get your blackboard signs? Do you get them off the internet? Who thinks up your signs? Well the answer is . . . The fat, baldy, […]

Resolution month is over. Get on with breakfast and February.

New year’s resolution? Did it work? If you made a resolution this year you should be well over that by now. That is, if you even succeeded in keeping it more than a few days. Remember the birthday party you had to go to on the second day of January? The leaving party drinks you […]

Heritage Week in Celbridge

Celbridge Food

Heritage Week in Celbridge for history, activities and good Irish food Looking forward to Heritage Week in Celbridge. We have a couple of lectures on our post-graduate program relating to Blackboard Studies. Calcium Carbonate (chalk) – 90 million years BC to the present day. 3 years of study and a dissertation. Halo Café Blackboards 2009 […]

Grammar Police called to Celbridge Cafe

Fun with grammar and coffee Words don’t come easy If you walk past Halo Café you can read some funny signs on most days of the week. This one is in celebration of the awful spelling and grammar that can be seen on Facebook. Enjoy the fun spellings, smile and walk on by. Only last […]

Ireland’s Ancient East

Ireland’s Ancient East A visit to the Eastern Counties of Ireland is going to be packed with a host of historic houses, towns and villages to visit. Celbridge is just 25 minutes from Dublin Airport and is packed with historic houses and buildings. Castletown House in Celbridge was the life’s work of generations of the […]

The Best Scones in Ireland Halo Café nomination

Halo Cafe was recently nominated for The Best Scones in Ireland. Matthew, Clare and Catherine would like to thank everyone who voted for us, supported and encouraged us. Because of our fans from Celbridge, Maynooth, Leixlip, Lucan and further afield who nominated us in the first place we received A great media response. Scones to […]

Homemade brown bread with smoked salmon is Irish luxury

Homemade brown bread recipe from Castletown House Celbridge

Halo Cafe Homemade Brown Bread We bake our homemade brown bread fresh everyday and is available to buy or you can order in advance. The recipe is based on one that was used in Castletown House in Celbridge. Over the first few years of Halo Café we would make a couple of loaves everyday to […]