Category Archives: Food Thoughts & Nutrition

Samphire Pork Pie

About two weeks ago in Norfolk my family and I went for a picnic in the grounds of Blickling Hall. We visited the Samphire food shop, which is situated in a building at the entrance to the estate. My husband … Continue reading

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Quick Barbecue Recipe

It seems summer has finally arrived. We’ve been having really hot, beautiful sunny weather. Yesterday it was really hot and as an antidote to a family funeral we decided upon a barbecue. My husband loves to barbecue but we were … Continue reading

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Rossi Ice Cream

It’s been hot today so we made a visit to our family beach hut and yes of course we had to eat ice cream. I feel that if you live locally you have to have a Rossi Ice Cream. There … Continue reading

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Grow Your Own?

In my pursuit of both time and money saving in the kitchen growing your own fruit and vegetables is an interesting topic for me. I’m no gardener but before Baby G came along I did manage to grow a few … Continue reading

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The Quick Jacket Potato

I love a jacket potato, but they have to have a crispy skin and be light and fluffy on the inside. Microwave a potato and it should be well cooked on the inside but the skin will be soft; cook … Continue reading

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A Summer Roast Dinner

A roast dinner is a great money saver on the meal plan. It provides several meals for the rest of the week. Roast chicken can make yummy sandwiches, a risotto, chicken curry, lots of homemade chicken stock and many other … Continue reading

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The Ultimate Fast Food

I think fish is the ultimate fast food, but better than that, cooked the right way fish is really healthy, full of omega 3 and zinc. For a fantastic fast meal on my weekly meal plan: Pre-heat oven to 180°C. … Continue reading

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Meal Plans 4 Men

If there is any man in your life that could do with some help in the kitchen then please direct them here. My meal plans were designed for my brother, but since publishing them I’ve had lots of interest from … Continue reading

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Tinned Food, Good or Bad?

I like tinned food, there I’ve said it. I really do like tinned food; I think it can be a real time saver. Obviously a tin of tomatoes is pretty much a staple in most store cupboards but what else … Continue reading

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Weelicious

I want to introduce Weelicious.com to you as soon as possible. About a year ago I discovered this great food blog centred around food for kids & babies. As I am a first time Mum it gave me loads of … Continue reading

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