Flour Water Dirt & Rain is a food and garden project/blog based in Ballinspittle, West Cork, Ireland. this blog works with unique ideas in gardening, cooking and DIY. emphasising on working from scratch and getting to the basics of how we live and what we eat - by creating delicious, healthy and exciting food from the dirt (and rain) up.  

About the Author

Taylor Nelsen is an american native and a trained Pastry Chef, he studied at the Seattle Culinary Academy in 2007. Growing up in the Pacific Northwest, he has been  a lifelong cook and gardener. Taylor currently works as Head Baker at Diva Boutique Bakery, in Ballinspittle, Co. Cork, Ireland. He writes in two other Blogs for the bakery and Forage & Find, (see sidebar).


  1. Your site is so beautiful! So many ideas to try.

    1. thanks Susie! its great to get feedback like this!