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 [...]

What to Cook this Weekend, Friday 10 January

What to Cook this Weekend, Friday 10 January

Happy New Year! It has been a long time since I have published my popular blog What to Cook, where I give you a rundown of some of my favourite recipes of the moment. I was dealing with a lot in 2019 and needed to take a break to concentrate on myself and my family, but [...]

Vegan Eggnog Latte

Vegan Eggnog Latte

I look forward to my eggnog lattes all year. They're my holiday time guilty pleasure and part of Christmas for me. But then I discovered I have a dairy intolerance. I was worried that might be the end of my beloved eggnog lattes, until...I created my vegan eggnog recipe! It's so close to the real thing [...]

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: beetroot hummus

Recipe: beetroot hummus

It's still almost a month until spring officially starts, but the cheerful, bright pink colour of this super easy hummus will make you feel like spring has already arrived! For a delicious light lunch, spread on a slice of fresh sourdough and top with a salad of greens or sprouts or spread on crackers or [...]

What to cook, 7 January 2019

What to cook, 7 January 2019

Dear Readers: I hope you are not too disappointed. I did promise to publish a what to cook this weekend on Friday (in fact it was one of my New Year resolutions) but the distractions of life got in the way, as they are sometimes wont to do. Really, it was a bit ambitious of [...]