Category Archives: Recipes

Gingerbread Men

Here is my easy gingerbread men recipe. I posted this a couple of years ago but thought I’d revisit it as these are so great for Christmas. When we first made these my boy called they Gingermen,”Have a Gingerman Mummy” … Continue reading

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Super Healthy Pancakes

Most weekends I cook these super healthy pancakes. They are protein based and contain no wheat or gluten. A protein breakfast is the best way to start the day; protein keeps you fuller for longer and can stop a mid-morning … Continue reading

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Chocolate Orange Trifle

Ingredients: 2 tins mandarin oranges in juice 2 chocolate swiss rolls (approx 250g) 100-200g chocolate dark is best* 400g pot/carton of vanilla custard 275ml crème fraiche Cocoa powder for dusting *With Easter coming up any leftover Easter egg chocolate could … Continue reading

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Guest Blogger – Sweet Chilli Salmon And Noodles

Elle from nutritionist-resource.org.uk shared this lovely recipe with me. I hope you like her guest post: “One of my favourite quick, healthy and easy meals to make when I am in a rush is sweet chilli salmon, mangetout and noodles. I … Continue reading

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Home Baking by Jo Wheatley

I think Jo Wheatley is fantastic; two years ago she was the winner of The Great British Bake Off. Rather unfairly she was my favourite from the start, after all she is a Mum from Essex who loves to bake – … Continue reading

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My Garlic Prawn Recipe

Last night was the first dinner we had outside in our garden so we could take advantage of the sunshine. It is lovely to enjoy our garden and appreciate our new fruit trees given to us by the Actimel Family Wellbeing Fund. I cooked such a … Continue reading

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Quick Crispie Cupcakes

Yesterday I needed to make cupcakes but I had run out of time. I had to invent my new quick cupcakes – cupcakes made with rice crispies. I followed a simple recipe by Nigella Lawson and used silicone cupcake cases … Continue reading

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Strawberry Santas

If you love these Christmas Santa Strawberries. You can see how to make them below and watch the step by step picture instructions: Check out How to Make Christmas Strawberry Santa Claus With Micho by Michel on Snapguide.

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Homemade Pizza – Quick, Easy & Yeast Free

Today I am updating my Homemade Pizza recipe and photograph. George and I made the pizzas in this picture, George made the small pizza and ate most of it, while my hubbie and I shared the larger pizza. So Daddy … Continue reading

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The Cake Decorating Bible – Juliet Sear

My handbag is currently weighed down by a large cookery book. I am an avid cook book reader, but it is rare I carry one around with me just as others might a paperback novel. The Cake Decorating Bible is … Continue reading

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