In the Kitchen

Step back Mary Berry. Move over Nigella Lawson... we have a new chef in town and she wears a tutu. Just kidding! However, I do love to cook and bake, so welcome to my kitchen where I will share with you my cooking experiences, both triumphs and catastrophes!
29th October 2019

Slow Cooker Vegetarian Sausage Casserole

Anyone else feel like the temperature has plummeted?! I am definitely feeling the winter vibes and my slow cooker is getting a very good work out […]
16th October 2019
apple pie muffins on a cake stand with some autumn leaves

Autumnal Apple Pie Muffins Recipe

I love baking. It’s not always a success (just ask my family about the never to ever be mentioned again microwave cake!!) but most of the […]
1st October 2019
a collection of wooden kitchen utensils

5 Must Have Kitchen Items

*Ad – Paid. All Opinions are my own. I spend a lot of time in the kitchen and I’m not going to lie, I enjoy it.  […]
1st October 2019

Vegetarian “Beef” Stew Recipe

I look walking down the street at the moment or looking out my window to see the leaves on the trees changing and start to litter […]
28th September 2019
a stack of blueberry pancakes in a bowl with syrup on

Slimming American Style Pancakes

I’m fairly sure that I have spent about 90% of my life on a diet… just the way it goes I guess but rest assured I […]
6th August 2019

Why Sunday dinners are such a valued British tradition

*This is a collaborative post Is there anything quite so quintessentially British as a good old Sunday roast? For anyone who grew up in a British […]
25th July 2019

Vegan South-East Asian Curry Recipe

Ad – Paid Collaboration Let’s face it… it’s hot and not a lot of people do well in the heat. I LOVE the heat but it […]
25th July 2019

How to Make Homemade Wine

Ad – Paid collaboration You are choosing your favourite wine to drink for the day when it got you thinking: how is my favourite wine made, […]
12th June 2019
mushroom pate on toast and in a jar

Recipe: Mushroom Pate

 There are a lot of things I like, and several things I love. In case you hadn’t noticed… I LOVE mushrooms. Actually, I think I might […]
5th June 2019

Syn Free Falafel Burger with Salsa Recipe

I used to make this recipe all the time and completely and utterly forgot about it. However, I have recently rediscovered it and of course it […]
25th May 2019
a tray of roasted vegetables with mozzarella on them

Syn Free Roasted Med Veg with Mozzarella & Crusty Bread

This is one of my absolute favourite recipes, and so easy! This is one of those one pot wonders – 1 pan and an oven that […]
22nd May 2019
the brie and herb frittata in a skillet, cooked

Slimming Brie & Herb Frittata

I’m not going to lie, cooking for our household can get a little or a lot complicated.  Sometimes it feels like I should just give up […]