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!
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 […]
24th April 2019

A One-Week Dinner Meal Plan

[This is a collaborative post] Busy lives mean dinner times can be a struggle, especially when the kids are back at school. Finding inspiration for speedy, […]
17th April 2019

Vegetarian Easter Food Guide

[Ad-Gifted – All Opinions are our own] For most people when it comes to Easter, it’s another excuse to get the family together and sit down […]
27th March 2019

Slimming Low Fodmap “Ferrero Rocher” Recipe

Let’s face it – being on a diet can really suck. We’re denying ourselves the things we really want to eat and it can be a […]
21st March 2019

Get Your Kids to Eat Anything | A Review

[AD – Gifted. All opinions are our own.] It pains me to say it… but I have a fussy eater. It isn’t entirely her fault but […]
18th January 2019

5 Vegan Dinner Recipes

We are now officially more than half way through Veganuary and I am actually feeling pretty good. I have also been trying to adopt a healthier […]
9th January 2019
a beetroot and seed vegan cheese salad

5 Vegan Lunch Recipes

In case you hadn’t noticed, the blog has got a decidedly vegan feel to it at the moment and that is all because I decided to […]
4th January 2019

5 Vegan Breakfast Recipes

Those who follow my blog know that I am a vegetarian and that I am of course raising my own little vegetarian too. You don’t have […]
1st January 2019

Veganuary – How to Go Meat Free!

If there is one thing you could do for your planet in 2019 it would be to eat less meat. You don’t have to quit meat […]
5th December 2018

Quick Slimming Mushroom Soup Recipe

I love soups, especially in the Winter as there is nothing better for warming you up whether you’ve been outside or not and looking out there […]
30th November 2018

Tomato Garlic & Mozzarella Filo Tart Recipe

I know we’re in Winter and it’s all about the pies and stews and whacking out the slow cooker but it’s also nice to still have […]
24th November 2018

What to Feed A Vegetarian at Christmas

“So, you’re a vegetarian? What on earth do you eat at Christmas?!?” If I had a pound for every time someone had asked me this,  I’d […]