SP friendly baked beans

So, slimming World took beans off of the P list at the beginning of the year and sometimes you just want some kind of comforting baked beans. Not only do these homemade baked beans only take 10 -15 minutes to make, if you make a larger batch they will last in the fridge for up […]

The perfect Jacket potato

It may seem simple, but apparently, people can’t make a jacket potato?! I have seen them advertised.. frozen jacket potatoes? Am I the only one who thinks that is absurd? How about I show you all an easy way to cook jacket potatoes, and if you wanted, you could batch cook them to freeze yourself? you […]

Fluffy Quinoa

Quinoa is a whole grain that is extremely good for you and makes a great base to salads, veggie burgers and is naturally high in protein so can be a great alternative to meat!

Perfect boiled eggs (instant pot)

I don’t know what happens when you cook eggs in an electric pressure cooker (such as the instant pot) but it makes them ridiculously easy to peel! We have farm fresh eggs so there is no air between the shell and egg itself so when we usually boil our eggs and peel them we lose […]

Pilau rice 

Sometimes we like something a little more flavourful than a plain rice. This is still a syn free beautifully fragranced fluffy rice. Serves 4 1 mug rice (2 mugs boiling water) 1/2 tsp turmeric, Garam masala 2 crushed cardamom pods 1 small cinnamon stick 1 large star anise 1. Add the rice, water, turmeric, Garam […]

Christmas turkey

Sounds daunting if you have never cooked a whole turkey but it really isn’t all that different from cooking a chicken! I am here to share a few tips to help along the way! First of all you need a turkey, if yours is frozen it needs to be defrosted so get it out 2 […]