Christmas gifts: easy sweet spiced nuts

These easy caramelised Christmas flavoured nuts are dangerously moreish and delicious, perfect for Christmas gifts or even to have as nibbles when friends are over! You will need: 500g mixed nuts (pecans, almonds, walnuts and cashews work beautifully) 1/4 tsp mixed spice and sea salt, 1/2 tsp cinnamon 200g brown sugar 2 tbsp honey 1. […]

Gifts: Cookie mix

Yes! Another mix that’s ready to use whether it is to give as a gift or to have on hand n the cupboard as a last minute dessert! Delicious hot with a scoop of vanilla ice cream. Per each mix you will need 4 tbsp of butter and 1 egg, don’t forget to write down the […]

Meat (less) balls

Yes, you read the title right! meatless meatballs! For those of you who struggle to eat a lot of meat or for you vegetarians out there, these meatballs are easy to make and you can flavour them like you would meat, you basically use the base of the veggies/pulses them you add the herbs and […]

Chocolate chip cookies

It’s a bit obvious this is not a slim friendly recipe! These taste just like a famous brand and you can put whatever the heck you want in them! Sometimes we just need a treat! 300g plain flour 1/2 tsp baking powder and bicarb 125g unsalted butter (soft) 1 egg 1 tsp vanilla extract 100g […]

My Chinese Basics

One of my great food loves by far is recreating Chinese dishes at home so I thought I would share with you a small handful of Chinese basic ingredients and methods I always have on hand at home to whip up a quick meal from well. any kind of scrap you find in your fridge […]