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Sweetcorn, Green Bean and Tomato Salad

Sweetcorn, Green Bean and Tomato Salad

Sometimes the simplest salads are the best. Sweetcorn is combined with fresh green beans and sun-ripened tomatoes in this salad that can be enjoyed on its own or as part of a larger BBQ or vegetarian feast. Seasonal eating When it comes to enjoying fresh…

Potato, Ricotta and Rosemary White Pizza

Potato, Ricotta and Rosemary White Pizza

Potatoes are the star of this crisp yet creamy Potato, Ricotta and Rosemary White Pizza. Get the recipe below. No tomato? The first thing you’ll probably notice about this pizza are the creamy blobs of ricotta, dolloped on top of thin slices of potato on…

Tofu Nicoise Salad

Tofu Nicoise Salad

Swap tuna for tofu to make a classic niçoise salad vegetarian friendly. Get the recipe below. What makes a niçoise anyway? It turns out the niçoise we all know and love might not be as traditional or authentic as we think and it turns out…

Vegan Sticky Ginger Cake

Vegan Sticky Ginger Cake

These bouncy squares of sticky ginger cake are packed full of flavour without the need for any milk, butter or eggs. Get the recipe below. Vegan baking After my foray into veganism earlier this year I’ve been spending a fair amount of time in the…

Orzo with Roasted Mushrooms and Feta

Orzo with Roasted Mushrooms and Feta

Roasted mushrooms bring huge depth of flavour and plenty of bite to this light dinner of Orzo with Roasted Mushrooms, Feta and Spinach. Orzo Orzo has fast become one of my favourite ingredients. I first came across it when browsing the pasta shelves at my…

Lemon Dream Cake

Lemon Dream Cake

This zesty lemon sponge cake is made with not one, not two but four lemons. Find out how to make my lemon dream cake below. A classic cake I have been baking this Lemon Sponge Cake for years. In fact it first appeared on my…

Whipped Feta and Tomato Bagel

Whipped Feta and Tomato Bagel

These Whipped Feta and Tomato Bagels are the perfect light lunch! Extra points if you grow the tomatoes yourself. Bagels I have really gotten into bagels recently. They are hands down my new favourite lunch. I’ve never been a sandwich person – in fact I…

BBQ Lemon and Rosemary Salmon Skewers

BBQ Lemon and Rosemary Salmon Skewers

Fire up the BBQ and grill these delicious and healthy Salmon Skewers flavoured with lemon and rosemary. BBQ fish For just one week last month we had glorious sunshine and temperatures soared into the high 20Cs which is incredibly uncharacteristic for the UK this time…

Limoncello

Limoncello

Make your friends and family happy this Christmas with homemade limoncello. Get the recipe below. Christmas preparations I wish I could say that my Christmas hampers are made, and the presents purchased and wrapped but that’s definitely not the case. Ideally I’d be snuggled up on the…

Beetroot Hummus with tahini

Beetroot Hummus with tahini

This bright pink Beetroot Hummus is a fun and vibrant dip that is full of flavour. Scroll down for the recipe. Growing beetroot For the last 6 months or so, Jon and I have been busy working away on our garden. When we bought our house…