Category Archives: Dinner

Pumpkin, pine nut and rocket pizza

If homemade pizza is not the best thing ever to cook, I honestly don’t know what is. It is so easy to do and there are so many great toppings to play around with, not to mention that your own … Continue reading

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Salmon Quinoa Broccoli Bites

I have been consciously cutting back on meat for a while now or choosing other meals that have less meat or fish instead. In thinking about making these Salmon Quinoa bites, I wanted to make something healthy that was not … Continue reading

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San Choy Bow

I love this dish! It is so simple and easy and tastes great as well as not leaving you feeling too full or bloated after eating. Rolling the leaf into your hand and chowing down on the meal is so … Continue reading

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Pork Crackle

For Christmas last year, my sister made an amazing Pork Crackle. It took ages to cook so we sat at the table after the main meal chowing down on a bowl of it, it sounded like, ‘crunch’, ‘crunch’, crunch, so … Continue reading

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Twice Cooked Spicy Crispy Chicken

I admit that I haven’t roasted a chicken for at least 12 months now. Working in the animal welfare industry makes you think twice about everything you eat and the life that the animal had before it became food for … Continue reading

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Mushroom soup with parmesan crisps

Mushrooms are one of my all time favourite vegetables and this recipe is sure to pack a punch. It is a quick and easy recipe, with the most labour intensive part of the meal the slicing of the mushrooms. I … Continue reading

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Lamb koftas

I have been making lamb koftas for a few years now, but only about the last 3-4 times have I added the caramelized onion as an accompaniment and now I wouldn’t make them without them! The flavours work really well … Continue reading

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Lady and The Tramp Spaghetti

I remember seeing a recipe in a Nigella Lawson cookbook for a ‘Slut’s Spaghetti’ and it sounded so indulgent! This week I had a craving for spaghetti – its not something I eat a lot of as these days, it … Continue reading

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Falafel bowl

When I was looking for inspiration recently, I came across a fair amount of Buddha bowls that looked delicious. I have made a heap of smoothie bowls for breakfast throughout my time, but I haven’t launched into dinner bowls until … Continue reading

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Seafood Paella

La, la, la! I don’t know whether I am more excited about my seafood paella or about the fact that as January has come to an end and February has started, I have officially been blogging for a month and … Continue reading

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