Summer Stew

I was trying to think of something tasty and light to do with some ingredients I had in the house and cane up with this delicious summer stew. Easy to cook, smells amazing and super tasty. This will probably make enough for two people. You could easily serve with some fresh bread. Chicken thighs (x3)…

Quiche

Quick easy lunch that you can make and you’ll never buy shop bought again.

Curry

It’s the UKs number one take away, but ask someone to cook one from scratch and it can drive fear into the heart of many an experienced cook. Myself included! In addition to that you can buy so many beautiful curries in many of the main supermarkets for a very reasonable price, so why bother…

Does it really taste as good?

As I mentioned before, I made a voluntary choice at the beginning of 2017 to go Gluten Free (GF). At the same time, I also went through a lot of tests and the FODMAP diet under the watchful eye of my lovely NHS dietitian….. I discovered lots of stuff that don’t agree with me, apples,…

Spring?

I moved to the countryside five years ago. I grew up spending weekends visiting my grandparents in their little cottage ‘down south’ in Ireland, and the countryside has always brought me immense happiness. For some people it’s the hustle and bustle of the city, for others it’s the intense and calm moods that the sea…

Disaster in the kitchen!

So, its not all roses in my kitchen! I took the decision over a year ago to go Gluten Free (GF) because of unproven medical links to Alzheimer’s (family history), and my ever expanding waistline which isn’t getting any smaller as the menopause approaches! I have always said to family and friends, I am not…

What now…

Like most people starting a blog, this actually take courage. The fear of the unknown, putting yourself out there, it’s not easy. So, I chose the quote below, as its my mantra. I came across it last year, and its my motivation when I am fearful. For many years now I have worked in corporate…