Stir fried chicken with basil, chilli, green beans and cashew nuts

This Thai-inspired stir fry is perfect for a quick but impressive dinner, easy to knock up in a hurry and to give you a punch of flavour with not much effort. Serve with either noodles or more traditionally sticky rice and I like it served with a crispy fried egg too! Perfect. Recipe (serves 2)…

Piri Piri Chicken

Everyone loves piri piri chicken. It’s spicy, juicy, flavoursome and absolutely delicious! Re-create this dish at home and I promise you it will taste so much brighter and have more zap than the stuff you find on the high street. It’s also pretty darn healthy and cheap to make! It just needs some time to…

Juicy chilli chicken, cashew nut, pepper and pineapple noodles

Another noodle dish – sorry! I just absolutely love them. They’re so quick, delicious and a great way to get loads of goodness in.   These noodles are packed with veggies and flavour, giving a nice contrast between the spicy chilli and sweet pineapple and the soft, juicy chicken and crunchy cashew nuts. Recipe (serves…

Good old warm you up chicken and vegetable stew

So today is FREEZING! and I need something to warm me up inside and out. Nothing beats a simple, comforting but super tasty chicken stew/casserole (call it what you like!) to help you feel nice and cosy without breaking the bank. I pack it with plenty of veg to fill you up, but you could…

Chicken and Mushroom Crispbakes

I love something quick and easy to cook on a Monday so I can get adjust getting back into the working week! and these Crispbakes are great for using up leftovers on a Monday after a Sunday roast or if you have any leftover mash/boiled potatoes. You could prep a load of these and keep…

Amazing Crispy Chilli Chicken with The Best Egg Fried Rice

Fancy a Chinese this weekend? Well make this instead of ordering out or picking up a ping meal! Trust me, this is so, so nice and a regular on a Saturday night in my house! Ok, I do fry the chicken and yes the sauce contains some sugar, but why not! It tastes amazing and…

Chicken with garlic, mushrooms and cream

This dish is very easy to cook and super delicious, perfect for this time of year on those cold, frosty evenings. I have categorised it under quick and easy dinners, as although it will take an hour to cook, it’s so easy as you just leave it to bubble away or to leave in your…

Lighter sticky honey chilli chicken and vegetable stir-fry

This dish is better than your local Chinese takeaway and is WAY lighter in calories. So the picture doesn’t look amazing – sorry! But when your hankering for something that tastes really good, has all your veggies and nutrients and is packed with flavour and don’t want to have the added calories or the cost as…