People didn’t have much food long ago. They ate oaten bread and had no tea or sugar. For dinner people ate potatoes with milk and in the evening for supper they would have porridge. ‘All the old people were a lot healthier than this present generation’.
Kiltullagh, Co. Galway
Collector: Eileen Keogh, Killarriv, Co. Galway
Informant: Mary Connors, Killarriv, Co. Galway
Duchas, ‘The Schools’ Collection’, www.duchas.ie