What to Cook this Weekend, Friday 17 January

What to Cook this Weekend, Friday 17 January

This week has been a bit of a weird one weather-wise, with fierce winds and heavy rain, followed by warmth and humidity, followed by chilly air and sunny spells...every time I've ventured out, I've had to prepare for anything! When the weather is this unsettled, it makes me in the mood for comfort food! And [...]

Sweet potato ‘home fries’ with poached eggs

Sweet potato ‘home fries’ with poached eggs

Just in time for the weekend! A perfect breakfast or brunch this is beautifully colourful, nutritious and super simple to make! Serves: 2 Ingredients • 1/2 tbsp olive oil • 1 red onion • 1 medium sweet potato • 1 green pepper All vegetables diced to 1cm (1/2 inch) pieces • 1/2 tbsp garlic powder [...]

Recipe: Raspberry ‘nice-cream’ smoothie bowl

Recipe: Raspberry ‘nice-cream’ smoothie bowl

Fancy this bright pink bowl of deliciousness on a warm, sunny day? With only four ingredients, nothing could be simpler to make! First prepare your banana ‘nice-cream’ (so called as it contains no added sugar, very little fat and calories and at least two of your five a day) by blending two frozen bananas and [...]

Recipe: Enoki mushroom, spinach & fried egg tacos

Recipe: Enoki mushroom, spinach & fried egg tacos

Homemade flour tortillas recipe from http://www.tasteofhome.com. These should be served warm. (Serves 2) Ingredients • 2 tbsp olive oil • 6 enoki mushrooms, sliced lengthwise • large bunch mature spinach (or substitute baby spinach), stems trimmed • 1 medium onion, finely sliced • 1 large clove garlic, minced • 6 medium free range eggs, fried [...]

What to cook: 30 March

What to cook: 30 March

With the weather now turning decidedly springy and the nights a little bit longer, I think it's the right time to lighten up a little! Get out the patio furniture and the barbecue, buy yourself a nice bouquet of spring flowers to brighten up the house and start practicing those Easter recipes now while you [...]

What to cook, 15 March 2017

What to cook, 15 March 2017

Happy Friday folks! I wish I had good news for you that the weather had improved and it was time to get out the BBQ for the weekend, but unfortunately it's set to continue to be cold and windy for the next few days (at least if you live in the UK!). So why not [...]