Chorizo Pasta Bake

Who doesn't love a good pasta bake? Seeing as I ran out of onions and couldn't find any in stock for my home delivery, I used shallots for this recipe as a substitute instead. The chorizo really is the star of this dish and adds a depth of flavour to the sauce. A satisfying meal... Continue Reading →

Chocolate Chip Cookies

There's nothing quite like biting into a freshly baked cookie straight out of the oven. Warm, soft centre that's ever so delectable. Mmmm it'll be hard not to stop after one and given how quick and easy this recipe is, you'd think twice about having any store-bought cookie again. What you'll need: 150g softened salted... Continue Reading →

Spicy tomato cod with olives

I'm all about healthy, quick and easy meals when I'm cooking during the week and this recipe ticks all of those boxes. Spicy and garlicky are my 2 favourite combos! Serve with rice or steamed veggies and you've got yourself a nice wholesome meal! Serves 2 What you'll need: 2 tbsp olive oil 1.5 onions,... Continue Reading →

Halloumi Salad

It's extremely hard for me to get excited about a salad but this recipe is definitely an exception.  Thickly slicing the halloumi cheese and frying it to achieve a crisp, golden crunch gives it a more robust texture that could  even convert a meat-lover. Combine the saltiness of the cheese with the tanginess of the salad... Continue Reading →

Chilli Con Carne

This dish is a midweek winner in our household. Easy, tasty and extremely comforting - especially when it's cold outside and you're longing for something hearty to hit that spot. My secret ingredient? A piece of dark chocolate thrown in the mix to finish off - adding an extra depth of richness to the sauce.... Continue Reading →

Tiramisu

Inspired by Rick Stein's recipe, this tiramisu requires a little effort but is certainly worth it. It involves making your own sponge and washing your electric mixer 3 times (before steps 3, 9 and 10). Credit also to Adam's mum who bought me Rick Stein's book for Christmas last year - loads of great recipes... Continue Reading →

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