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Creamy Cauliflower  Soup

Creamy Cauliflower Soup

Creamy Cauliflower Soup When it is cold outside, there is nothing better than a bowl of hot soup. Cauliflower is an amazing vegetable as you can create so many dishes with it i.e. cauliflower rice, roasted cauliflower and the list goes on. This soup is […]

Christmassy Flapjacks

Christmassy Flapjacks

Christmassy Flapjacks I am currently learning German, at the end of course party everyone was asked to bring a dish that was from their country. I chose Flapjacks, while they are pretty common in the UK, I had not seen them in Zurich and I […]

Healthy Granola

Healthy Granola

  When I have a busy week ahead of me, I like to make a batch of granola. It is a quick energy-boosting, healthy breakfast. I like to serve it with cold milk or plain yogurt.   Ingredients 5 tablespoons honey 5 tablespoon coconut oil […]

Prague

Prague

When I think of Prague, I think of romantic strolls down Charles Bridge, admiring the beautiful architecture, walking down cobbled passages to find hidden courtyards and quiet side streets. Prague or Praha as the locals call it, is the capital and largest city of the Czech […]

Shakshuka

Shakshuka

  Shakshuka is dish popular across the Middle East and North Africa. The first time I experienced Shakshuka was in a cafe in Manchester, it was a tasty combination of eggs and tomatoes. Since my first taste, I have been itching to make my own […]

Thai Apple Salad

Thai Apple Salad

This dish is inspired by my travels to Thailand. ‘Som Tum’ is a fantastic dish, it is sweet, fiery, tart and refreshing. Som Tum is made with green papaya, sometimes it can be difficult to get hold of green papaya so I have substituted green […]

Chickpea, lentil and spinach curry

Chickpea, lentil and spinach curry

This is a simple, spicy and tasty curry. It is healthy, filling and budget-friendly. You can serve it as a side or main with soft, fried flat bread called bhatura, naan, rice or even cauliflower rice. I have used dried chickpeas which have been soaked […]

Triple Chocolate Brownies

Triple Chocolate Brownies

  This is a recipe for easy, fail-safe, gloriously fudgy, chocolaty and moreish brownies. Every time I offer to bring a dish to an event, I am always asked to bring a batch of my brownies. I cannot take the credit for this recipe as […]

Oat and Raisin Cookies

Oat and Raisin Cookies

This is a delicious recipe for soft & chewy oat and raisin cookies. They are simple to make, budget friendly and you can play around with the recipe adjusting it to your taste. This is perfect with a cup of tea and not as high in […]

Overnight Buckwheat and Chia Seed Porridge

Overnight Buckwheat and Chia Seed Porridge

Cold mornings call for something filling, healthy and tasty. If you are looking for an alternative, why not try this recipe which contains buckwheat and chia seeds. Despite its name, buckwheat is not related to wheat and is therefore gluten-free. Buckwheat is a good source of magnesium; […]