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…

Sausage cassoulet with chargrilled garlic toasts

This is a cracker of a dish! So easy, comforting and packed with nutritious veggies and pulses! You can easily make this dish in advance to serve up when needed but can also be knocked up in no time, as using ready cooked beans makes this super quick and easy. Pack this with any vegetables…

Crostini

It’s nearly new years eve! The last blow out of the holidays, so make it a good one! If you’re hosting a party then impress your guests with this delicious crostini recipe. Crostini is great as a sharing starter, canape or part of the buffet as all you need is delicious bread and some different…

The best prawn cocktail

Christmas is almost here!!! I am unbelievably excited for my favourite time of year.  And there is nothing more I love to eat at Christmas then this retro classic and absolutely delicious starter for Christmas lunch! So I know everyone thinks that they can make a plain old prawn cocktail, well you think you do…

French onion soup with Gruyère and Parmesan croutons

With all this snow I definitely need something warm and comforting, and nothing gives you a big warm hug quite like a hot bowl of delicious soup with melty cheesy toasts – delicious! French onion soup is a classic and doesn’t actually need too many ingredients, it just takes a little bit of time, as…

Crispy Cajun chicken tenders (baked, not fried!)

Amazingly moreish crispy Cajun chicken tenders! Try this super tasty, easy and low fat recipe, I promise you will never buy chicken nuggets again! These are perfect for party food with a cool garlic mayonnaise to dip, or serve them cuddled together with a beautiful crisp slaw, creamy avocado and hot sauce in a soft…

Baked buffalo mozzarella in tomatoes and garlic

Get that comforting hit on #meatfreemonday with this delicious and super simple dish of baked mozzarella with tomatoes and garlic (seriously every word in that title gets better and better; heaven!). It’s perfect for a cold, autumnal Monday evening. This dish is so easy to prepare and cook, but the taste is all in the…