Food - Thrive Festival


  • Jasmine Hemsley will appear on the THRIVE Talks Stage with Kelloggs Saturday 30th March 2019 @ 13:00 and 15:00    Jasmine Hemsley is a London-based wellness and nutrition expert, co-founder of Hemsley+Hemsley, TV presenter, best-selling author, creator of East by West and champion of Ayurveda. Through her work in food, health and wellbeing, she has inspired a global audience to shift their perspectives on food and lifestyle using her platform to encourage a 360-degree approach to health and return to a simpler, more mindful everyday life. Jasmine is the UK’s 18th top chef. Jasmine’s latest concept is East by West, an idea that came to life as a pop-up café, inspired by her travels in Sri Lanka and India. East by West realises Jasmine’s vision of Ayurvedic cuisine and wisdom. East by West the cookbook launched in November 2017, delving further into Jasmine’s passion for holistic Eastern foods and therapies, […]
  • Indy Power will appear on the THRIVE Cookery Stage with Activia Saturday 30th March 2019 @ 12:00    Indy Power is a bestselling author, food columnist for the Irish Independent and creator of The Little Green Spoon app and website. She believes that we should eat to feel good and her nutritious, plant-based recipes are designed to make you feel good while you’re eating and afterwards too. Her recipes are delicious and simple to inspire you to cook from scratch and eat more plants. Find Indy on social: Instagram, Facebook & Twitter
  • Holly White will appear on the THRIVE Cookery Stage with Activia Sunday 31st March 2019 @13:00 and 15:00   Author, blogger and broadcaster, Holly White is one of Ireland’s leading authorities on Plant Based eating. Having trained extensively in Ireland and abroad her mission is to elevate perceptions of vegan food with taste at the forefront of everything she creates. She has collaborated extensively with brands such as Camile Thai and Insomnia Coffee and most recently The Merrion Hotel to create vegan additions to their menus. Fundamentally eating well has to be simple and she will be discussing and demonstration plant based practicalities and showing some simple everyday options for the vegan-curious. Find Holly on social: Facebook, Instagram & Twitter
  • Food Flicker will appear on the THRIVE Cookery Stage with Activia Saturday 30th March 2019  @ 11:00 and 15:00  Join Daniel at Thrive during Food Flicker: Learn to create tasty and healthy food from the gang at Food Flicker Learn more about Daniel: Daniel is a performance nutritionist who works with elite GAA and professional Rugby teams as well as athletes in other sports including golf, hockey, athletics and cycling. He is also the founder of the online recipe and nutrition platform FoodFlicker. Daniel believes that enhancing elite athletes’ and recreational athletes understanding of appropriate nutrition practices is vitally important for long-term optimum health and performance. In order to achieve this, he believes in providing this information in an understandable, practical and enjoyable manner. The approach is based on translating the latest nutrition science into practical advice and recipes for people to achieve their health and performance goals using fresh and simple […]
  • Pure Results will appear on the THRIVE Move 2 with PlayerLayer Stage Saturday 30th March 2019 @ 11:00 & Sunday 31st March 2019 on the THRIVE Move 1 with Pure Athlete Stage @11:00 and on the THRIVE Cookery Stage with Activia @11:00 and 17:00   Pure Results at Thrive during two sessions:  Pure Results Workout: The Pure Results are here to lead you in a high energy workout which is a taster of what you can expect on their incredible retreats. Weekly Meal Planning & Recipes with Pure Results: Pure Results Chef Erica Drum will be cooking some delicious and vibrant healthy meals. These meals will include an Indian Dahl, Spiced Turkey Burgers & Salmon potato cakes. They are all perfect for weekly meal planning and cooking ahead. While Erica’s dishes are low in calories they are extremely high in flavour and variety. Simple, quick, affordable and tasty food at its best. Erica […]
  • Sinéad Delahunty will appear on the THRIVE Cookery Stage with Activia Saturday 3oth March 2019 @14:00 & 18:00   Join Sinéad at Thrive during Real Food For Real Life: Learn Sinéad’s kitchen tips and favourite wholesome real food recipes for all. Find out how to create balanced recipes suitable for a busy lifestyle and within a tight budget. Learn more about Sinéad: After work and the football field, the kitchen is generally where you will find chartered physiotherapist, Gaelic footballer, food blogger and author, Sinéad Delahunty. A passionate lover of all food, she shares her kitchen creations through her food blog – DELALICIOUS. Her blog focuses on inspiring others to fuel their lives through healthy, wholesome and real food with quick and easy recipes for all. Sinéad is a self-professed pro at batch-cooking, making meals from scratch in minutes and cooking within a tight budget whilst juggling work, sport and blogging. […]
  • Jenny Maltese will appear on the THRIVE Cookery Stage with Activia Saturday 30th March 2019 @13:00 & Sunday 31st March 2019 @12:00 Join Jenny at Thrive during Good Food with Benefits: There is great pleasure in enjoying really good tasty foods and the finer things in life, but what if we could enjoy some extra benefits from the little pleasures we enjoy daily! “Food can be your best friend and not the enemy. By eating the right type of foods in a smart way, you could improve your mood, energy , stamina, productivity and even sleep better!”. Good food with benefits.. Just like good friends with benefits.. Food is not the enemy. Enjoy all the benefits without any of the guilt! Learn more about Jenny: My Nutrition – a leading Nutritional Consultancy was formed by the talented Latin Chef Jeeny Maltese and Leading Nutritionist and Health Expert- Tom Coleman. With a […]
  • Tom Coleman will appear on the  THRIVE Talks Stage with Kelloggs @16:00 and the THRIVE Inner Wellness with Symprove Saturday 30th March 2019 @14:00 &  Sunday 31st March 2019 @17:00 Join Tom at Thrive during a talk about Sleep: Practical advice and tools on how to feel rested and get a good night’s sleep Learn more about Tom: Tom Coleman is the co-founder of My Nutrition – a leading Nutritional Consultancy. He is a nutritionist with a background in Science and Health Promotion, with a lifetime passion in Health, Sports & Science. Tom has worked with many of Ireland’s Elite Athletes, Coaches & Teams in Nutrition, Performance, Recovery and Fatigues Science. His nutritional consultancy was formed with his wife and talent latin chef Jeeny Maltese! Find Tom on social: Facebook, Twitter & Instagram
  • Finn Ní Fhaoláin will appear Saturday 30th March 2019 on the THRIVE Cookery Stage with Activia @17:00 & on the Grow Stage @14:00 and Sunday 31st March 2019 on the Cookery Stage @14:00 & on the Grow stage @16:00   Join Finn at Thrive during two sessions: Finn’s Plant Based Cookery Demo: A demo full of delicious gluten free delights, where she’ll take you through some of her top tips for gluten free and plant based baking. As well as ideas for making healthy and sustainable shopping affordable and easy. With lots of nibbles to sample on the day! Live More Sustainably with Finn Ni Fhaolain & Guests : Join Finn and a host of other top speakers for a panel packed full of useful tips and ideas for simple changes you can make in your daily life to be healthier and live more sustainably. We’ll chat about including more plant based […]
  • Join Nutbutter at THRIVE Cookery Stage with Activia Saturday 30th March 2019 @ 16:00 and & Sunday 31st March 2019 @18:00 The Nutbutter team will take a selection of plant based ingredients and make one of their completely plant based signature Vegan Creams in front of you. They will then make one of their signature Plates with that ingredient to show you how they make plant based cooking work from start to finish. Learn more about Nutbutter Restauranteur, Paddy Hogan travelled to Los Angeles regularly on business and soon fell in love and reliant on the delicious healthy offerings of California. On his return to Ireland Paddy’s hankering for his much-loved healthy, sexy food could not be satisfied so he decided to open Nutbutter as he knew that Dublin’s ever-growing audience for such gastronomy would be welcomed with open palates. Almost a year later Nutbutter has crystallised Paddy’s beliefs beyond his wildest expectations […]
  • Leonie Lynch will appear on the THRIVE Move 2 with PlayerLayer Saturday 30th March 2019  & Sunday 31st March  @15:00    Join Leonie at Thrive during Solo Flow: Focusing on the body & its weight to create resistance in whatever space it occupies – standing and lying down. Emphasis on training the body using three plains of movement – side to side, forward-back and rotation to work the body in its entirety. Learn how use your mind for a better body & how efficient breathing, proper alignment and precision of controlled movements can make any exercise more challenging. Learn more about Leonie: Leonie Lynch is a qualified Advanced Pilates Mat/Reformer and Animal Flow Instructor, who approaches fitness using the wisdom of the body itself. When teaching she focuses on body weight training, movement fitness, and functional performance. Using mixed movement influences as her guide, Leonie imparts proper technique and fully […]