Low FODMAP Potato, Parsnip and...

October 11, 2015 by

This has become my all time favourite recipe and I eat it for lunch 4 days a week. It was inspired by a River Cottage recipe for Three...

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Stuffed Baked Potatoes Recipe

January 11, 2013 by

We try not to have really terrible junk food and takeaway if we can help it, but every second Friday when Tim and I get to be home...

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Garlicky Chicken Rice Soup Rec...

January 10, 2013 by

Most rice soups are made by boiling the rice in the broth, but I prefer to make it heartier by using arborio rice and cooking it...

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Beef Rissoles with Easy Gravy ...

January 9, 2013 by

Towards the end of each fortnight, our grocery budget is starting to dwindle so it’s always the time we cook up cheap meals or...

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Vegetable Breakfast Fritters R...

December 9, 2012 by

This is my favourite dish to have for breakfast! I can’t stand normal breakfast food, but I find these little fritters hit just...

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Cheat’s Tomato and Roast...

December 3, 2012 by

When I was a kid my dad was in hospital for an extended stay after a heart attack, and I remember mum taking us along after school to...

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Masala Spiced Roasted Chicken ...

November 17, 2012 by

This recipe involves a bit of faffing about with the spices in the marinade, and I am sure you could use ground spices instead of the...

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Leftovers Makeover: Osso Buco ...

November 15, 2012 by

This is less of a recipe and more of the simplest quick cheat’s dinner you can make. A few nights ago we had Osso Buco, and the...

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Swedish Meatballs with Gravy a...

November 13, 2012 by

  Swedish Meatballs have been made popular by IKEA’s cheap and cheerful cafeteria lunches. I’ve only had IKEA’s...

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Spring Vegetable Chowder Recip...

November 7, 2012 by

More Spring vegetable and meat free recipes! Soup isn’t just for winter, it makes a lovely light and healthy lunch or dinner in...

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Risotto with Spinach and Pine ...

October 31, 2012 by

This dish is available at a cafe near work (well, after I tell them to take out the ingredients I don’t like), and it’s...

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Spring Vegetable Lasagne Recip...

October 1, 2012 by

It’s Spring! I think all people who love food, love spring. If you shop at farmers markets rather than the supermarket,...

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Asian Chicken Noodle Soup Reci...

July 28, 2012 by

This is a great soup for work, despite all the ingredients and seemingly bothersome assembly. I keep my noodles at work, then make 5...

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Bacon, Lemon and Zucchini Spag...

June 27, 2012 by

This is an amazing midweek meal as well as a great dish to take to work. It reheats well despite the fact that it has sour cream in it...

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Cauliflower, Broccoli and Kale...

June 19, 2012 by

This is a great dish for Meatless Monday or any vegetarians. It can be served as a side or a main dish, and can pretty much use any...

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Curried Vegetable and Pearl Ba...

June 3, 2012 by

Have you ever cooked stew for 12 people? Well let me tell you, you need a pretty big pot! I have an 8L stock pot and it was...

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Baked Potatoes with Ratatouill...

May 6, 2012 by

Take this version of ratatouille with a grain of salt. It’s hardly authentic but it is based on a ratatouille that’s...

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Spiced Carrot and Ginger Soup ...

May 6, 2012 by

  I’ve been cooking soup for this week and next week today, and in addition to my vicheyssoise, I also made a new soup –...

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Moroccan Spiced Pilaf Recipe

May 2, 2012 by

This is one of my favourite veggie dishes. I often cook this as a side dish, but it works equally well as a main. I didn’t use...

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Roasted Vegetable Lasagne Reci...

April 22, 2012 by

This roasted vegetable lasagne will be the first dish in my Meatless May. It’s an incredible versatile recipe that can be eaten...

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Vichyssoise (Potato and Leek) ...

April 18, 2012 by

Vichyssoise – as it’s known in France – or potato and leek soup to the rest of us, is a comforting soup with a mild...

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