Category Archives: Recipes

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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Honeymoon Rice

I often cook stir-fry rice dishes; they are quick and easy. Normally I use chinese flavours, but I wanted something different. In my freezer I had some prawns and remembered some delicious prawns with garlic I had on honeymoon in … Continue reading

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