Orange, Pistachio and Pomegranate Couscous Salad

Posted by on Dec 18, 2014 | 18 comments

Orange, Pistachio and Pomegranate Couscous Salad

This orange pistachio pomegranate couscous salad recipe is full of Christmas flavours. It is very easy to make and the perfect Christmas vegetarian recipe.

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Spiced Orange Shortbread

Posted by on Dec 15, 2014 | 26 comments

Spiced Orange Shortbread

These spiced orange shortbread cookies are a good make head Christmas biscuits and also work as edible Christmas gifts.

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Ham and Cheese Bread Pudding and Perfect Hosting Tips

Posted by on Dec 11, 2014 | 36 comments

Ham and Cheese Bread Pudding and Perfect Hosting Tips

I love hosting coffee mornings for my girlfriends. Especially on cold mornings with the wood burner on at full blast, as we try and exchange our news over the lovely chaos of children running around the kitchen table.

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Mini Baked Plantain Frittatas

Posted by on Dec 8, 2014 | 34 comments

Mini Baked Plantain Frittatas

I love making these cute mini baked plantain frittatas with the kiddoes. They are quick and easy to make and simply involve whisking eggs along with leftover plantains, chives and spring onion before baking them. For a grown up version add in some chilli sauce.

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Pistachio, Feta and Pomegranate Crostini

Posted by on Dec 4, 2014 | 35 comments

Pistachio, Feta and Pomegranate Crostini

These pistachio, feta and pomegranate crostinis are a great way to bring some Christmas colour and taste to your table.

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Planning A Stress Free Christmas Meal with the Waitrose Christmas Dinner Calculator

Posted by on Dec 3, 2014 | 32 comments

Planning A Stress Free Christmas Meal with the Waitrose Christmas Dinner Calculator

For a stress free Christmas meal (well, to take some of the stress away), use out the Waitrose Christmas dinner calculator. Life will be much, much easier.

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Turning Two and a Venison Steak Sandwich

Posted by on Dec 1, 2014 | 34 comments

Turning Two and a Venison Steak Sandwich

Wow. I have been hanging with you on this blog for two years. Yeap, two whole years. Cooking, photographing, eating and telling you about it. Then doing it all over again. How time flies when you are having fun. So what have I been up to over the last the last year.

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24 Christmas Gifts For Foodies

Posted by on Nov 27, 2014 | 54 comments

24 Christmas Gifts For Foodies

Here are just a ‘few’ things I love having and a few others I would love to find under the Christmas tree. Santa hopefully you are listening?

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French Toast

Posted by on Nov 27, 2014 | 12 comments

French Toast

I figure it is time for me to introduce you to another breakfast love – aka French Toast. It’s a weekend favourite (I am sad enough to plan the rest of my brunch recipes round this), full of sweet delicious vanilla’ie (new word) goodness and it just rocks. No need to say anymore.

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Chipotle Butternut Squash and Black Bean Chilli

Posted by on Nov 23, 2014 | 19 comments

Chipotle Butternut Squash and Black Bean Chilli

Serving this chipotle butternut squash black bean chilli with some plantain crisps and avocado elevates it from hearty and filling to a good feast that leaves both vegans and meat eaters alike licking their fingers. I know because I saw this with my own eyes.

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