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…

Sweet and sour noodles

I love a stir fry – they’re quick, easy and healthy! What’s not to like? These noodles are a healthy take on a takeaway classic, giving you all the flavour of sweet pineapple, juicy chicken and sharp sour from fresh lime, making for a perfect sweet and sour combo! Add in some cashew nuts and…

Smoky chorizo and vegetable stew with crispy salmon

I cooked this dish on a recent very cold autumnal evening, as I really fancied a big bowl of tasty comforting food, which was also rather healthy – so voila! This dish came about. Use a range of veggies (I list what I used below) but just use what you have available, that’s the joy…

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…

Aubergine Milanese

This delicious dish involves lovely aubergine slices that are coated in a parmesan and herb breadcrumb mix, firstly fried in a little olive oil then baked to cook through. Serve simply with a delicious simple tomato sauce and rocket salad. Amazing! One suggestion for this dish would be to use proper tomatoes. I don’t mean a…

Quick and easy one pan Cajun chicken and veggies

I recently had a midweek evening to myself and wanted something quick, easy and healthy to eat – so here we go! This dish is packed with flavour and takes less than 15 minutes to prepare and cook – perfect for a busy evening. Recipe 1 free range chicken breast 1 red pepper 1 onion…

Melanzane alla Pamigiana (Aubergine parmigiana)

Melanzane alla Pamigiana  or Aubergine parmigiana is a beautifully simple dish packed with flavour. It’s griddled aubergines, layered between a rich tomato sauce, basil and parmesan, topped with mozzarella and baked until gooey. Serve as it is with a side salad and some bread or as a side along some roasted chicken. Try this instead…

Spanish-style chicken, chorizo, pepper and potato traybake

I love a traybake, they’re fab as you only need ONE tray to cook a whole dinner! Also, this dish has less prep, giving you more time for other things in the evening! This Spanish-style roasted chicken is marinated in a beautifully flavoursome spice mix with peppers, chorizo and potato wedges, creating a super easy,…