Category Archives: recipes

Chewy Oat and Raisin Cookies

Should I call these oatmeal and raisin cookies? What is oatmeal? Is it just what American’s call porridge? I wouldn’t call them porridge and raisin cookies. So, I will stick to oat and raisin cookies. Whatever they are, they were really good! The kids are both obsessed with raisins at the moment, they won’t stop… Read More »

Great Popcorn Flavour Ideas

Popcorn is absolutely huge right now, isn’t it? The crisp aisle of supermarkets and shops has given up a good section to different brands and flavours of popcorn and even cinemas have started offering more options when it comes to popcorn flavour. I can certainly see why. Popcorn is hugely addictive, tasty, much healthier than… Read More »

Mushroom and Halloumi Spaghetti

Do you ever have one of those days when you really want to eat something? But you’re not sure what to do it with? Well, this week I bought a block of halloumi from Lidl. I desperately wanted halloumi for lunch so scoured the fridge and cupboards for something to do with it and then,… Read More »

White Chocolate Brownies

Firstly, are white chocolate brownies blondies? I googled this and some recipes suggest that yes, they are (they call them blondies and are made with white chocolate!) whereas others say that these are white chocolate brownies and that blondies are vanilla with no chocolate in the batter. Personally, I’d have thought if it’s white it’s… Read More »

Easy Lemon Cupcakes

I can’t do cake. However, after the successes of my lemon drizzle and chocolate fudge loaf cakes, I’m feeling a little more confident and I absolutely love lemon flavour on sweets so I thought I’d have a go. We had some lemons in but I didn’t fancy another lemon drizzle. Partly because I can’t seem… Read More »

Chocolate Orange Brownies

As anyone that visits a lot, or follows me on Instagram will know, I love brownies. We make them quite regularly and love to try out new flavours. Chocolate orange is a combination I absolutely love in any form, so when we went to Aldi and found some amazing Aldi own chocolate orange segments I… Read More »

Chilli and Lime Tuna Steaks

I love tinned tuna. But, tuna steaks have never been a favourite. To be honest I find them a little bland. However, I’ve been really enjoying fish lately and looking out for new flavours I can try and new ways to use fish in my diet. So, when I saw some awesome tuna steaks I… Read More »