Category Archives: Recipes

Speedy Golden Cupcakes

When you have friends coming over at short notice, but you want to serve some homemade cakes try this recipe out. My delicious speedy cupcakes can be made in 30 minutes. The ‘golden’ in my ‘golden cupcakes’ comes from using … Continue reading

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Matt’s Gnocchi

My big brother Matthew cooked this meal for my family a couple of months ago. It was the first time we had all eaten gnocchi, but Matt is a big fan of it since he visited Italy earlier this year. … Continue reading

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Garden Pasta

Our campervan has been off the road for about 3 years and last week we finally got it serviced, taxed and working again! However, on the night we had to pick it up from the garage the traffic was terrible; … Continue reading

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Quick Homemade Pizza

My 2 year old and I made Daddy a pizza. He came home from work to a delicious pizza we had made from scratch. Dinner was made and my son was entertained at the same time! Normally I try to make dinner while he … Continue reading

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Student Meal Plan

I’ve been thinking for sometime that a meal plan for students could be useful. Now everyone is getting back to studying again I thought I’d publish this new meal plan. When I went to university and had lots of studying … Continue reading

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Spaghetti with Fried Eggs

Necessity is the mother of invention. After I had been on holiday in Norfolk and had no meal plans to fall back on. Instead, I looked in the fridge and my store cupboard and found two useful ingredients – spaghetti … Continue reading

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Easy Chicken Curry

Here is a recipe which is popular at home. You can cook this in a saucepan or try using a slow cooker; you can prepare your meal early and have a tasty meal ready when you get home from work. … Continue reading

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Spiced Plum Chutney

This week my brother and I took Baby G to our local fruit farm. We picked lots of plums and my husband and I turned these into chutney. Our recipe is taken from Marguerite Pattern who, despite being a British … Continue reading

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Cauliflower Cheese for Dinner

Last week I cooked cauliflower cheese for dinner. My Mum used to cook this for us when I was little and she made it into a whole meal by adding bacon, tomatoes and serving it with toast. I always think … Continue reading

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Avocado

Mmmm I love avocado. Not just because it tastes great but because it is so good for you. I think there is nothing better than eating something you love and knowing, rather than it being a naughty treat like cake, … Continue reading

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