Tried & Tested: Jamie Oliver’s Popeye Bread

This is a slightly different take on my tried and tested series today. I hadn’t actually planned to try out this recipe, but I had a day off and I was watching old episodes of Jamie’s Superfood on All4 while drinking my morning coffee, saw this and realised I actually had most of the ingredients…

Cheddar, Bacon & Broccoli Savoury Cupcakes

When you think of baking, usually images of Victoria Sponges, fondant fancies and colourful Battenbergs spring to mind. However, my favourite challenges on The Great British Bake Off are always when they get to make something savoury. I just find it a bit more exciting. I think it takes a little more imagination to come…

My Leftover Challenge

If you follow me on Instagram you’ll be aware that last week I set myself a bit of a challenge. Normally I’m the one that travels for work, but this time The Boyfriend was away, so finding myself rattling around at home on my own I decided to set myself a foodie challenge. When he…

Chicken & Cheese Wrap Lunchbox

Wraps area fantastic way of using up leftovers. I had a big family barbecue the weekend before I made this lunch and therefore had all sorts of odd bits leftover. The sausages went towards a Monday night dinner with salad, the burgers broken up to make meatballs with a tomato sauce and I shredded up…

Leftover Roast Gammon & Cheese Salad with Mustard Mayo Lunchbox

All the best packed lunches are made from leftovers, particularly on a Monday after a Sunday roast. This lunch has all the best things about a cheese and ham sandwich (something we all love) but without the stodgy bread, a great healthy alternative. This lunchbox also works whatever your Sunday lunch was, the gammon can…