- "Thanks Deirdre. Josh loved learning all about fruit and veg" - Pre-school Mum

- "I'm delighted to say Sofia-Lily now often asks, "Mum, is this healthy?", She actually wants to eat healthy now" - Pre-school Mum

- "Enjoyed the food interaction. The strawberry mouse, wrapped mushroom and lettuce tub were all very well received and lettuce still growing." - Pre-school Mum

- "Thanks so much for all your wonderful lessons, so well planned, organised and delivered. The children loved (and learnt) their Wednesdays with Deirdre. We would have no hesitation recommending your programme." - Knockeevin Montessori School

Thank you so much for the last few weeks, he has really enjoyed telling us all about the vegetables each Friday. - Pre-school Mum


Primary School


- "I just wanted to write a message to say thank you to you and The Cool Food School for your outstanding work. I have two children in St. Kevin's N.S., Greystones, and thanks to your great introduction to some new healthy foods this week my children are trying foods that they might not have been prepared to try for me before." - Lynda, parent, St. Kevin's National School

- "Deirdre did an excellent workshop with the children on sandwich making and sugar content in foods. The students learned loads about healthy eating and all information was presented in a fun, friendly and child centred fashion. The children are already asking “when is the sandwich lady coming back?” - Scott Vance, Principal, St. Kevin’s NS

- “That’s great the class went so well.  I think it’s a great opportunity for the children." - Tara, St. Brigid's NS