Lamb Shanks with Bean Stew

Do you have the in-laws coming over for dinner? Friends coming for a dinner party to see your new place? Whatever the dinner party occasion, this is the perfect dish for it. Lamb shanks always look impressive and the beauty of this dish is that you only have to do around 20 minutes prep work…

Sweet Chilli Chicken with Butternut Squash, Spinach & Quinoa

In recent years health food crazes have gone completely mad. Super foods, clean eating and similar trends are what all the cool kids want to talk about and everyone’s got their own take on it. I’m not knocking it at all, our health is extremely important and it’s great that so many people want to…

Vegetable Soup

This recipe I’m sharing with you is actually one I make on a pretty regular basis. This is mainly because it’s so ridiculously easy and doesn’t involve a ton of fancy ingredients and only takes around 15 minutes to make. In addition to this, it’s also really tasty, especially considering that all the ingredients are…

Asian Seafood Broth with Rice Noodles

I don’t know about you but after the over indulgence of Christmas and New Year I seem to have begun the new year with an aversion to heavy stodgy food and find myself craving lighter, fresher, less carby and healthier meals. Being a lover of all things pasta and potatoes I do find it quite…

Andy Bates’ Slow Roasted Lamb with Feta Salsa

A few months ago I was watching Andy Bates’ Street Feasts on Food Network and saw him make this delicious lamb recipe and have been dying to give it a go ever since. A few weeks ago I finally got around to giving this one a go and did it for the whole family on a…

Fruity Choc Chip Oat Cookies

Having done a fair few indulgent bakes, this week I’ve decided to do a healthy cookie…. yes that’s right, I said healthy! Woohoo! And even better they’re really yummy and don’t taste like cardboard as a lot of healthy biscuits do. My Dad went mad for these and I had to ban him from the kitchen…

Super Veggie Breakfast Omelette

I’m sure it hasn’t escaped your notice that the entire UK is currently covered in a blanket of snow and everyone’s been out tobogganing and building snowmen. Joy! I however, have been stuck indoors with the flu… not so joyous. Unable to go outside and battle the elements I am at home on a rare sick day…

Jamie’s Golden Chicken with Braised Greens and Potato Gratin

I don’t know about you but after saying ‘Sod it, it’s Christmas, I’m allowed to  eat everything in sight‘ for the last month or so I’m feeling like I definitely need to go on a health kick. January needs to be a naughty snack and stodgy food free zone. I’m not really one for living…