vegan mushroom risotto

Vegan Mushroom Risotto Recipe

Plants are the way forward for health, and this year I want to fill my diet with lots more of them. I'm still eating good quality meat just not tons of it and I'm concentrating on food that makes me fee...
cakes

Valentine’s Day Meal for Two

I don't fall for the 'I don't like Valentine's Day because it's too commercialised' kind of statements-I fittingly love, LOVE, LOVE it! Why? Because it's a day to celebrate love whether that's romantic or otherwise and no one can have too much love (or red roses) can they?!
tzatziki

Tzatziki Recipe (Greek Yoghurt & Cucumber Dip)

Tzatziki is a healthy, refreshing dip mostly served as meze (part of several Greek courses) using crusty bread or pitta bread to dip in but it can be enjoyed alone as a snack.
pasta

Carluccio’s Pappardelle ai Funghi (Pappardelle With Mushrooms)

Within the gorgeous gift bag I left with after the wonderful dinner with Antonio Carluccio himself a few weeks ago, were the ingredients to recreate his exquisite pappardelle al funghi-so I gave it a whirl at home. I hope you love it as much as we do!
My Moreish Mediterranean Platter

Moreish Mediterranean Platter

This week's Tasty Tuesdays recipe is this moreish Mediterranean Platter. Simple, quick and easy, it's a refreshing, tasty lunch now summer is nearly here.
veggie hot dogs

Veggie Hot Dogs

My husband Peter is a pecatarian, and I don't eat pork so when it comes to hot dogs ours are of the veggie variety.
Natural Beauty Products

Natural Beauty Products That Work

I'm committed to using the most natural beauty products I can. I have sensitive skin and definitely notice a positive difference when I use 'free-from' and organic products on my face and body.
Olives 1

Tastiest Olives in The World Marinade Recipe

My husband makes the most amazing marinade for olives in the world. It's so simple too. Look at these beautiful pics he's taken of the humble olive. This marinade is yummy with all kinds of olives. Enjoy:
grilled salmon

Grilled Salmon and Blanched Asparagus

If you caught my earlier post you'll know it's back to healthy eating for me after a summer of indulgence so I'm kicking things off with Grilled Salmon & Blanched Asparagus.
hummus

Papa G’s Perfect Hummus Recipe

A few people have recently requested my Dad's hummus recipe so I thought I'd share this archive post again this week for #Tastytuesdays. We adore this golden dip in this house as do the kids. Healthy, tasty, nutritious, it's an round winning snack or starter!