Recipes

Gooey Chocolate Icing

This icing is an easy ganache substitute if you don’t have cream or you’re not that confident making icing yet. It looks virtually the same and tastes great. Be warned though that this doesn’t spread the same, it has a runnier consistency which is why it needs to set in the fridge. Ingredients 100g Icing […] Read more…

Mediterranean Chicken

*Family Favourite* *can be boxed and re-heated* Ingredients 150g mushrooms 1 pepper 1 onion 1 Courgettes 1 tomato 200g potatoes (I used Charlotte potatoes, baby potatoes are also great) 300g chicken 1 Sachet of Coleman’s season and shake (available at all good grocery stores) *Note: so here’s the thing – it looks a bit like […] Read more…

Creamy Vegetable Spaghetti

This spaghetti recipe is great for runners and families Chocked full of the good stuff! it’s a great balance of carbs and veggies that will fill you up just right! This is what I usually have for  dinner the night before an event to get me fighting fit for race day and running a P.B!! […] Read more…

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Easy, Basic Cupcake Recipe

This basic cupcake recipe is the foundation that I base my other cupcake recipe’s on! For me, this is the best way to get a decent springy sponge: “No muss, no fuss, no coconuts” – Ralph, Wreck-it-Ralph This batch should make 12 medium cupcakes and you could add either the “Basic Vanilla Buttercream Icing” or […] Read more…

Summer Fruit Cupcakes made with frozen fruit, easy peasy and a little bit healthier too!

Summer Fruit Cupcakes

Who doesn’t love cupcakes! This fruity twist is a family favourite and you don’t need icing to make them tasty. This recipe uses the creaming method because summer fruits (and raspberries, blueberry’s etc) tend to stain the mixture so if you fold in gently you get a nice marble swirl as well = Pretty! I […] Read more…

Courgette, Bacon & Mushroom Spaghetti

This Recipe is a Family Favourite This really simple and easy recipe uses grated courgettes and chopped mushrooms to sneak some vegetables into a very tasty dish! – They won’t even notice. It is also a fun one to get the family and kids cooking together (chopping, grating and cutting is involved!) This recipe will make […] Read more…

Langues de Chat Recipe

This is Classic French Recipe for all the family to enjoy – Careful they are moreish (you have been warned). Langues de chat or cat tongues are a type of French cookie. They aren’t much to look at but are a great on the go or lunchbox sweet that are crispy on the outside and […] Read more…

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Homemade Natural Anti-Dandruff Hair Oil Recipe

This homemade natural anti-dandruff hair oil is great for giving your hair a boost and fighting off those pesky flakes. My hair is awful and sometimes it needs some natural tender loving care! As I play a lot of sport and sweat a lot – which tends to dry out my skin and hair (it’s the […] Read more…

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