freshly cooked rice scattered with chopped coriander in the top bowl of a stack of 3 with a fork next to it

Want to know how to cook rice perfectly every single time? You’re in the right place! With no gimmicks and no expensive equipment – this post will show you just how easy it is to cook rice to perfection every time you make it. WITHOUT FAIL! Read on for lots of helpful tips and the […]

Pickled beetroot in a jar with a lettuce leaf next to it

Ever wondered how to pickle beetroot at home? It’s super simple and it tastes a million times better than shop bought! This is my Gran’s trusted recipe that’s been perfected over many years of trial and error. Trust me, just like with my homemade sweet chilli jam, you won’t want another sandwich without it! Read […]

A sliced loaf of no knead bread on a chopping board

(This post has been updated from the original Febuary 2014 version to provide a better experience for you) No knead bread is the easiest bread in the whole wide world to make. And with this recipe you don’t even have to weigh anything! You simply use a mug. I promise you, bread recipes don’t get […]

Fresh tomato salsa in a white bowl with a spoon

Fresh, delicious and quick to prepare, this easy tomato salsa recipe is the perfect accompaniment for SO many things! (Particularly loaded homemade nachos!) It’s also very healthy and naturally gluten free/vegan, meaning no one needs to miss out as everyone can enjoy it. Using perfectly ripe tomatoes is absolutely key to making beautiful tomato salsa. […]

Quick and easy guacamole in a small bowl with a spoon on purple fabric

This CRAZY easy guacamole recipe is so quick to make you might not even get a chance to blink before it’s done! Creamy, delicious and full of healthy fats – this is the perfect addition to tacos, fajitas, loaded homemade nachos and anything else you can think of! Just like my homemade hummus, this quick […]

Homemade hummus in a bowl topped with chickpeas, olive oil, paprika and parsley

This amazing hummus recipe yields the most luscious, creamy and exquisite hummus EVER! An enticing addition to any party table, delicious healthy snack or tempting side dish, this crazy good hummus recipe goes the extra mile for both taste and texture. It would also pair perfectly with bacon halloumi bites! Ever made hummus and wondered […]

Minestrone Soup in a bowl with a spoon

If you’re looking for a quick and easy minestrone soup recipe that’s packed full of flavour and goodness, you’re in exactly the right place! From stove top to table in just 35 minutes – this minestrone soup is perfect as a midweek meal or healthy lunch. More of a set it and forget it kind […]

3 bowls of Fish curry with a couple of forks and a cloth

Looking for a CRAZY delicious fish curry recipe that’s easy, quick and made in one pot? Well you’ve hit the jackpot my friend! This week’s simple fish curry recipe boasts an incredibly comforting blend of spices that is not only easy to achieve, but one I guarantee you will use again. Just like my roast […]

bruschetta topped with a basil leaf on a white serving plate

Want to know how to make bruschetta the easy, make ahead way? You’re in the right place! Intensely delicious – this bruschetta recipe is simple, easy to follow and perfect for when you need to be that bit more organised! I mean, who wants to be rushing round doing food prep when you could be […]

Sweet potato cubes and red onion falling out of a vegetable wellington topped with rosemary sprigs

This flavour packed vegetable wellington is a Christmas dinner showstopper in it’s own right! Suitable for vegetarians and vegans alike, I guarantee no one will miss the meat when this is on the table. Team it up with some crispy roast potatoes and Christmas veggies? They’ll never want to leave! Going meat free has been […]

Chocolate florentines in a stack with dried cranberries scattered around them

This super easy chocolate florentines recipe is perfect for the Christmas holidays! I find it so rewarding to make something from scratch (just like when I created my easy shortcrust pastry mince pies recipe) and I know you will too. Crispy on the edges, chewy in the middle and smothered in glorious dark chocolate – […]

Hot chocolate sticks topped with fudge pieces and marshmallows surrounded by gold curling ribbon

When it comes to hot chocolate sticks, the possibilities are literally endless. Think of all the flavour combinations or toppings you could use! And guess what? You can absolutely make vegan and gluten free versions of these without even breaking a sweat. These hot chocolate stirrers are honestly the most perfect homemade Christmas gift EVER! […]

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