Tag Archives: recipe

Roasted Salmon served with Black Garlic Pasta

What is black garlic? That was my first thoughts when I saw a TV chef use this ingredients. I thought it must be a particular type of garlic that was only different only because of its colour. However, it turns … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Quick Easy Meals, Quick Easy Recipe, Recommended Products | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Share
Posted in Quick Easy Meals, Quick Easy Recipe, Recipes | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Christmas Gift Biscuits

Let’s get on with some blogging, while I’ve been working full time for a few months I’ve not had time to stand still, but over the next few days I’m going to refresh some old Christmas posts to inspire you. I … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Cooking with kids, Edible Gifts, Money saving, Quick Easy Recipe | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Children’s Jubilee Cupcakes

My George designed these Jubilee cupcakes. I kid you not! When I asked him what type of cake he would make for the Queen’s party he replied he’s like to make her face on a cake. This is what we … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Cakes, Cooking with kids, Edible Gifts, Quick Easy Recipe, Recipes | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Jubilee Cake

Things have been busy here, my lovely Aunt has been visiting from Australia and I’ve been busy entertaining, some of those recipes will make it onto my blog. One Saturday for dessert I tested out my Jubilee Cake, which I … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Cakes, Quick Easy Recipe | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Smoked Salmon Pasta

This recipe from, my meal plans, is continuously the most popular recipe on my blog. The pasta recipe is unbelievably quick. I even surprise myself how quickly dinner is on the table when I make this dish, and despite salmon appearing … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Cooking with kids, Food Thoughts & Nutrition, Meal Plan Topics, My Life, Quick Easy Meals, Quick Easy Recipe, Recipes | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

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

Share
Posted in Cakes | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

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

Share
Posted in Quick Easy Recipe, Recipes | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

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

Share
Posted in Food Thoughts & Nutrition, Money saving, Quick Easy Meals, Quick Easy Recipe, Recipes | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

Homemade Marmalade

Christmas is coming fast! I’ve been suffering with a virus and unable to get on with my edible gifts. It’s time to get back in the kitchen and share some recipes with you. One of the first things I’m going … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Edible Gifts, Recipes | Tagged , , | 1 Comment