Chicken and Bacon Tartiflette

I think you can call this a tartiflette, that was what I had in mind when surveying the contents of our fridge anyway... We had my entire family (6 people plus a baby..!) to stay this weekend and ended up with the sorts of random leftovers you’re not quite sure what on earth to do... Continue Reading →

Mini Veggie Lasagna

Honestly, I'm still in mild shock that this actually worked and the end result looked like this given what I started out with. Any Italians reading this will, I'm sure, be APPALLED that I am calling this Lasagna so apologies in advance but you'll have to blame my fridge contents (or lack of) This came... Continue Reading →

Review: Franco Manca

First things first, if you live in London and haven't been to Franco Manco, what on earth are you playing at?! When I first moved to London 5 years ago there was just one to be found, but now restaurants have now sprung up all over including Balham, Tooting, Chiswick, Clapham, Brixton, Tott Court Road... Continue Reading →

Honey & Mustard Chicken 

My mum, who is an amazing cook, has always made honey & mustard sausages which I'm obsessed with (she'll be reading this, hey mum!) and that's where I got the inspo for this dish. It's up to you how much glaze you make, just try and stick to 2 parts honey/1 part mustard. I love... Continue Reading →

Foolproof Poached Eggs

I realised as I was writing that title that this is a pretty big shout but it’s impossible to exaggerate how much this method has revolutionised my breakfast abilities! Previously poached eggs were a traumatic experience that I avoided at all costs. Every time I attempted them I ended up with horrible bits of egg... Continue Reading →

Garlic & Herb (Pitta) Bread

Whether it’s as a side to a dish you’ve made, a starter or (like me) a hangover snack, these garlic breads work so well. I experimented with these when I was massively craving garlic bread but after an extremely lazy Sunday, couldn’t face the 15 minute trek to Sainsburys. There’s only a few ingredients needed,... Continue Reading →

Quick & Easy Paella

Paella is such a dream, especially when eaten on the beach with a really cold glass of wine/beer/anything alcoholic. One of the best meals I ever had was during my first holiday with my boyfriend. We went to Mallorca and ordered paella at a restaurant right by the beach. I was already pretty happy as... Continue Reading →

Pesto Spiral Salad 

I made this just after I found an old housemate had left a spiraliser in the cupboard and decided I immediately had to spiralise whatever I could get my hands on (which ended up literally being my hands, these things are vicious) Anyway, spiralising an entire cucumber seemed like a good place to start and... Continue Reading →

Easy Caramelised Onion and Feta Bagels

Caramelised onion chutney is one of those things, like balsamic glaze and sweet chilli sauce, that makes ANYTHING taste better. I just cannot get enough of the stuff. I wanted to learn this delicious secret for myself but when I looked up a few recipes online, they all contained a ridiculous about of spices and... Continue Reading →

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