Author Archives: Vicky

Breakfast Ideas

Museli Yogurt Parfait. Image at Delish.com I always do the same things for breakfast – so boring! Here are two different, healthy and yummy ideas, but most importantly they look easy which is important to me in the morning: Museli Yogurt … Continue reading

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Meal Plans

Image from ThisWeekForDinner.com There are three issues I always consider when meal planning: Healthy, balanced meals; Money saving recipes; Simple, quick recipes I can cook while also paying attention to my 3 year old. For me the money saving recipes … Continue reading

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German Friendship Cake

Introducing Jenny Drummond as my guest blogger. She is one of my best friends and a fellow lover of good home cooked food; she loves to cook and bake for her family. We met at university and shared a house … Continue reading

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Homemade Potato Wedges

Tonight we are having steak, chosen and cut by our local butcher. We get all our meat at our local butcher, my 3 year old George knows him by name and will chat to him about what type of sausages … Continue reading

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My Chicken Noodle Broth

Dinner tonight was my chicken noodle broth recipe. Yesterday we had a roast chicken and this is a fantastic, healthy way to use up the leftovers. Plus it is like having your own healthy Chinese takeaway at home. I made … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Meal Plan

This time next week it will be Valentine’s Day. My husband and I usually cook each other a special meal on for Valentine’s day as we meal plan I always get the ingredients the week before. What I really like … Continue reading

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Love You, Love Your Heart, Healthy Valentine’s Cookies

With Valentine’s day coming soon, I thought it would be great to find recipes that care about your heart as well as your tastebuds. I found the recipe for these cookies made with wholewheat flour and coconut at the blog … Continue reading

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Back to Blogging

I seem to be interminably busy, there never seems a minute to spare to get back on with blogging. This month I’ve had another Supper Club. We had a great time but I put a lot of work into every event. … Continue reading

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The Cookiepedia

Mmmm brownies. George and I made some this week for our friends. We have a fantastic new book called The Cookiepedia by Stacey Adimando filled full of yummy cookies and biscuits. I love how this recipe book has set itself … Continue reading

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Most Popular 2011 – Your Favourite Posts

Looking back over my posts this year I’ve found the five most popular posts. There are a good mix of recipes and surprisingly my Smoked Salmon Pasta has been the most popular recipe all year round! Here are your favourite … Continue reading

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