The other day, in my usual food-is-always-on-my-mind way, I got to thinking that I hadn't created or eaten anything with sausage meat in a while. (No naughty jokes please!) I did a bit of Googling and I found that lots of people use Italian sausage, etc. to stuff peppers and decided that I could do … Continue reading Recipe: Sausage Stuffed Peppers
Every now and then I go on a bit of a health-kick, but knowing myself as I do, that means I have to find healthier versions of the treats I know and love. This time round, I found out about Superfood Bakery and ordered myself some cookie mix that was free from gluten, dairy and … Continue reading Superfood Bakery: Spirit Lifters Cookies
Hello and thank you if you are a returning reader. I've had some lovely words of encouragement thus far, so I'll keep on posting food-related bits and bobs in the hope that they're useful to someone! Today, I'll share with you the recipe I used for a cottage pie I knocked up the other day. … Continue reading Recipe: Cottage Pie (Healthy)
You've probably encountered dal (dahl) in your local Indian restaurant but you might not have thought about making it yourself. Well, I'm here to tell you that I think it's an incredibly cost-effective, healthy dish that you can knock up pretty easily so I think you should give it a try. What you'll need: Lentils … Continue reading Cheap, Healthy, Quick: Dal Recipe
Happy Monday! Mondays are weird, aren't they? You want to treat yourself because it's the beginning of the week but at the same time, you spent the weekend over-indulging so you feel that you should try and be healthy. What are you supposed to do? Well...I might have the answer in the form of a pre-made cake … Continue reading Gluten, Dairy & Refined Sugar Free Cake Mix
Now before I get started on this, I would like to give full credit to Madeleine Shaw as this one is not my recipe but me attempting to make something healthy to feed my parents, based on her recipe. This was my first bash at this and I have to say, it was dead easy … Continue reading The Second Sterling Effort: Turkey Meatballs with Noodles
I thought I'd start with an easy one, and one that went remarkably well - just so you feel like I might have something useful to say at some point! Now I don't know about you but I find water much more palatable when it has a flavour but I've noticed that the usual squashes, … Continue reading My First Adventure: Rhubarb Cordial
Hello and welcome to this brand spanking new blog! Coming your way are food-based adventures from an ordinary girl, with ordinary culinary abilities.