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Vegetarian BBQ Recipe Roundup

Vegetarian BBQ Recipe Roundup

When a reader recently asked me for some veggie recipes for the BBQ, I must admit I was a little stumped. My BBQs tend to be pretty meat-heavy affairs… However, I’m trying to eat more vegetarian food in general these days so I decided to […]

Broccoli and Blue Cheese Soup and Optimum ThermoCook REVIEW

Broccoli and Blue Cheese Soup and Optimum ThermoCook REVIEW

It’s been a very exciting week in my kitchen so far; I’ve been busy playing with my new toy… This fabulous ThermoCook! I am so excited to welcome this beast into my kitchen army! Can’t wait to put it through its paces. #Optimum #ThermoCook @froothieuk […]

Halloumi, Puy Lentil and Beet Salad

Halloumi, Puy Lentil and Beet Salad

I never intended for this salad to make it into a blog post. I made it for our dinner last night, inspired by this wonderful Puy Lentil, Beet and Mozzarella Salad made by Jac at Tinned Tomatoes and posted quick snaps of it online. As […]

Mushroom Pâté

Mushroom Pâté

It’s good to be back! Sorry I’ve been a bit quiet over the festive period but it has been manic for us. We had 9 over for Christmas dinner in our little house and I think I’ve been recovering from the ordeal ever since. It […]

10-Minute Cauliflower Rice

10-Minute Cauliflower Rice

In the UK, we seem to have some kind of obsession with carbohydrates. Most meals here seem to be at least 50% carbs and the sad fact is it’s slowly making a lot of people here overweight. You see, most people don’t think a meal […]

Coconut Rice Pudding

Coconut Rice Pudding

This is one of my go-to desserts for the slow cooker. It is so easy and yet so delicious you will want to make it again and again! I used my new Netherton Foundry slow cooker for this recipe again and was very impressed with […]

Garlic Mushroom Soup

Garlic Mushroom Soup

Lunches at work are a problem for me. I lost around 3 stone towards the end of 2013, so in an attempt to maintain that loss I’m trying to eat healthily and cut out unnecessary calories where possible. It’s so easy to pop out to […]

Icey Lemon Meringue Surprise!

Icey Lemon Meringue Surprise!

Don’t you just hate those people who create recipes with the word ‘surprise’ in the title but no ACTUAL surprise in the dish? Yeah, me too! Well, this frozen yogurt has a real surprise up its sleeve. You see, it’s called lemon meringue surprise and […]

Homemade Hummus

Homemade Hummus

I like to think of Hummus as the Marmite of the Middle East. People I talk to about it either love it, or they detest it. Of course, there are always some people who will say they don’t feel strongly about it, but I’m never […]

Cruelty-Free Deer Head Hanging

Cruelty-Free Deer Head Hanging

Have you checked out my Pinterest board on ‘Napkin Crafts’ yet? I don’t know about you but I was amazed at the amount of things you can do with napkins! So cheap, too. If you haven’t looked at it yet, check out the link at […]