Mixed Bean Chilli

Chilli Con Carne is one of my favourite dinners. It’s one of the first meals I ever learnt to cook. Aldi have just expanded their range of tinned beans, so I wanted to use them in a new recipe. I really wasn’t sure about substituting the beef for beans. We don’t eat much red meat,…

Marmalade Tea Loaf

As you know, I am a bit of a reluctant baker, I’ve always preferred the eating to the actual process of making it. However, this tea loaf is a gem of a bake. Simple, satisfying (to eat and prepare!) and very quick hands on time.

Swedish Style Meatballs

My husband went to Ikea this week, to pick up some furniture for work. At the mention of Ikea, most people’s first thought would be home furnishings….. garden furniture…..not me. The first thing I thought of was meatballs!

Summer Tuna Steak Casserole

So, last week I did my very first vlog…….I was so nervous. So far I have been fairly anonymous. It’s all been about the recipes and the ingredients, rather than me…..or at least I hope it has!?

Thai Salmon Soup

We have been in Cornwall for the last few days and only got back at lunchtime today. I am exhausted! We had such a great time and ate some incredible¬†food. There’s also been a lot of cake and ice cream…….food you only really eat a lot of on holiday. So I have come home craving…