3 days in New York City

I’ve been wanting to write this post for so long. New York is my favourite city. I love everything about it, the people, the food, the atmosphere, the shopping, the architecture, I could go on and on. I first visited NYC about 12 years ago, I just remember I was mesmorised. The first time we…

Pea And Goats Cheese Risotto

Happy Sunday everyone, Hope you’re all enjoying your lazy day. I’ve been playing around with some recipes today, which i’ll hopefully be able to share with you soon. I was being nostalgic about my trips to NYC, and my love of warm blueberry scones, so had a go at making then, for a first batch…

Toad In The Hole

Hi Everyone, All of my British readers will know this dish well, but to everyone else I feel I may need to explain… Firstly, its not an actual toad, or an actual hole for that matter! Frankly, I’m not too sure where the name comes from, I’ve tried to do some research, but I cant find…

Chicken and Spinach Coconut Curry

This a mild and creamy curry, you can add more spice if you like it, I would say this i perfect for entertaining, as it suits everyone’s taste buds. Ingredients 2 tbsp olive oil 400g shallots, finely sliced 3 garlic cloves, finely sliced 1 tbsp finely chopped, peeled ginger 1 tsp cumin 1 tsp tumeric…

My Week

Happy Sunday everyone, Sorry I haven’t done a blog post this week. Its been so hectic, I just haven’t had the time. I’ve been trying to be really organised with Christmas this year. I already have all the presents for my niece and 3 nephews sorted! We usually get them toys, but I just feel…

Jamie Oliver’s Pasta Arrabiata

Hi everyone, I’ve been meaning to post this recipe for a couple of weeks now, but I’ve just so busy! I found this recipe, while at my parents house. They have a huge folder filled with pages of magazines they have ripped out because they liked the look of recipes. Unfortunately this means, I don’t…

Sausage Ragu

Happy Thursday everyone, So, this is my go to, last minute, dinner party dish. It’s so quick and easy to make. Ingredients 1 White onion 3 cloves of garlic Pack of sausages, 2 tsp fennel seeds Beef stock cube 1 tbsp tomato puree Splash of red wine Tin of chopped tomatoes Method Start by finely…

My latest obsession…

In the second post detailing products which I love, i’m going to be discussing the magical ingredient which is BAKING SODA… Now, most people will have a pot of this stuff lurking in the back of your store cupboard, but not all of you are aware, it can be used is many other ways. Here….

Live Blogging Chicken Pie

Happy Sunday everyone, My first blog today was introducing you all to my blog for the day. I’m going to be live blogging making my chicken pie. This recipe is perfect for a damp dreary day, such as today! I posted the ingredients you will need in my post earlier. So please carry on reading…

Live Blogging – Chicken Pie

Happy Sunday everyone, Today, i’m going to be doing a blog with a bit of a difference. I’m going to be live blogging how I make my chicken pie. I’ll be starting at 3pm GMT, so i’ll leave the ingredients down below, if anyone would like to join in. Ingredints 1 tbsp olive oil 8…

Chicken Satay

Hi everyone, I LOVE CHICKEN SATAY!!! Phew, i’m so glad I got that out there! I’ve been holding this recipe back for a few weeks, but this is one of my favourite recipes to cook and eat. This is based on a Jamie Oliver recipe from his 30 minute meals book, but I have tweaked…