Flower Sprout Pasta

Flower Sprout Pasta

Flower Sprout Pasta You may find yourself asking what on earth is a flower sprout, I know I certainly did when I first laid eyes on these little babies! You can read more about how flower sprouts came be to be here. They are the love child of Kale and Brussels Sprouts and with a… 

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Simple Chickpea Dip

simple chickpea dip

I was going to call this recipe simple hummus but after reading this post on hummus by the king of all things middle eastern I was too ashamed to. Not only does this recipe call for olive oil in the mix, it has no tahini and uses tinned chickpeas and so simple chickpea dip it… 

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Pomegranate Blood Orange Salad

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By now I bet everyone is well back into the swing of things at work/college/school. In a way I’m glad to be back at work, the routine certainly makes it easier to refrain from grazing on food all day long! I do miss being able to get out during the day more regularly though, January… 

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Most Popular in 2014

Happy New Year to everyone! I’ve unintentionally taken an extended break from blogging recently, a combination of being busy in the run up to Christmas along with a lack of light making it impossible to take photos of food that I can share here. I’m not very good at making resolutions but I’m planning to… 

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Chocolate Banana Loaf

chocolate banana loaf

Chocolate Banana Loaf This chocolate banana loaf is a saviour when you’re feeling the craving for something cakey, chocolatey yet healthy. Containing very little sugar, no dairy and easily gluten free with the right oats and baking powder it’s another great option for anyone on a restricted diet. Anyone would love a slice however, so… 

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Cheesy Green Soup

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Whether you eat a diet that’s low carb, high carb, low fat, high protein, gluten free, dairy free or one where you have everything and anything there is one thing that everyone agrees on – we should eat more green stuff. Cheesy Green Soup In summer, whether you eat salads or juice your veggies, getting… 

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Butternut Squash Risotto – Dairy Free

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Risotto is one of those dishes that I love to eat and this Butternut Squash Risotto is the perfect autumnal warming meal. I do prefer it though when other people cook it for me. It’s a dish that requires time that few of us have these days and patience which is in quite short supply… 

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Pear and Almond Chocolate Torte

pear and almond chocolate torte

Over the past couple of weeks I’ve made a batch of full fat, sugar, butter, chocolate and wheat brownies and a couple of cakes with enough sugar and chocolate to to send anyone into a sugar coma. I love to bake cakes for special occasions but I’ve never managed to kick that childhood habit of… 

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