Raspberry and Lime Smoothie

Raspberry and Lime Smoothie

August brings out the playfulness in me.  I can see this is reflected in my smoothies.  They become lighter, brighter and almost cocktail like!  Raspberries are rich in vitamins, antioxidants and fiber.  The addition of lime juice (reminds me of tequila!), adds a...
Chilli Chicken and Bacon Salad

Chilli Chicken and Bacon Salad

This is such a popular one.  Each time I post it, I get asked for the recipe.  Well, here it is!  It takes roughly 20 mins to prep and 15 mins to cook and packed with flavour.  I use up leftover baby boiled potatoes to make the potato croutons instead of oven chips...
Garlicky Broccoli and Butter Beans

Garlicky Broccoli and Butter Beans

This Deliciously Ella recipe from her Quick and Easy cookbook is right up my street.  This is so colourful, flavourful, garlicky and zingy with the addition of lemon zest.  She makes her own almond pesto – super easy to do by the way –  but if you are in a...
Lazy Caesar Salad

Lazy Caesar Salad

Not an anchovy in sight!  Feel free to add them in if that’s your thing.  When you just want something light, quick, easy and tasty for those hot summer days then this salad ticks all the boxes. Serves 3-4 2-3 slices of sourdough bread broken up into cube size Olive...
Vegetarian Sausage Rolls

Vegetarian Sausage Rolls

Mashed vegetarian sausages, sweet caramelised onion and warm flaky pastry dipped in a sweet chilli jam or relish, what’s not to love?   Makes 6 large sausage rolls  1 large or 2 small red onion, halved and sliced 1 tsp of extra virgin olive oil 1/2 tsp of light brown...