White chocolate, cranberry & pumpkin seed flapjack

aka festive flapjack! A beautiful mix of golden buttery flapjack, nutty pumpkin seeds, chewy sour cranberries, creamy white chocolate and bitter dark chocolate makes the PERFECT treat! Believe it or not (despite what my blog might show 🙈), I have been trying really hard to eat well, cut down on the ol’ booze and have…

Roasted Cauliflower Curry

Roasted cauliflower curry with coconut, spinach and tomato and EASY homemade flatbreads Nothing beats a warming bowl of delicious comfort food at the end of yet another wet, foggy and miserable day 🌧 especially an easy peasy and healthy curry in a hurry! Get cosy and make this super easy vegan dish. A little extra…

Italian Meatball Traybake

Struggling for dinner ideas? Try this Italian Meatball Traybake! An EASY all in one dish of meatballs, roasted aubergine, courgette, red onion, peppers and tomatoes with sourdough croutons and mozzerella, lobbed into a baking tray and done in around 40 minutes…amazing! As you can see, nights are drawing in (bad photo alert 😆) so a…

Ooey gooey cheesy crispy ratatouille stuffed mushrooms

A delicious weeknight dinner that’s vegetarian and hits the comfort notes just right. I made a big batch of ratatouille, enough for this dish and for Little M’s dinner too (just the ratatouille topped with a little grated cheese), plus enough to freeze in little food pots for her lunch or tea at a later…

Steak with chimichurri sauce

Steak with chimichurri sauce – Friday night dinner inspo and in 15 minutes, yes! Steak is such a treat, I don’t really eat that much red meat but when I do, hells yeah 🔥 so when better to have one then to celebrate THE WEEKEND being here! This really, really doesnt take long to cook…

Kale Caesar Salad

Hey everyone! I feel like I need to do a short ‘welcome back’ message – it’s been a while since I last posted and a lot has changed in a year. New job working in the food and drink business, new house plus a whole heap of renovating and now, a little one on the…

Crispy salt and pepper tofu with garlic, chilli and spring onion

I understand that tofu is not everyone’s cup of tea. If you’ve had it before and hated it, vowing to never try that slippery, bland, weird textured piece of I don’t even know what again, then please, please try this dish and it will completely change your mind!!! If there is ever an example of…

Chicken tikka saag topped with almonds and pickled red onions

My favourite curry in the whole world is chicken tikka saag. It’s fresh but also rich in flavour and also has a little kick whilst being creamy – perfect. Making your own curry is also highly satisfying; don’t get me wrong, I love going for a curry after a few drinks but when at home,…

Chinese crispy, sticky lemon chicken

Hello lemon chicken! The utterly delicious, Chinese restaurant classic! Also my husbands absolute favourite 🙂 You really need to make this! Don’t pick up the phone and order it in, this is so so much fresher in flavour! It’s also healthier and 100% better in taste! If you’re anything like me, I like to prep…

Crispy trout fillet with a warm potato salad and watercress

I don’t know about you but I’m craving some lighter food after a long, dark winter of stews and soups; come on spring!! Salad type veggies aren’t exactly in season right know (rock hard tomatoes, no thanks!) so this dish involves some standard fridge staples that you can easily knock together,  that you can also…