I love those early days of getting back to a ‘normal’, healthier eating pattern after the Christmas holidays, when we tend to just eat all the time, regardless of whether we’re hungry or not and one meal inevitably rolls into another. These early January days may feel long sometimes but the do bring some structure… Continue reading Broccoli & Potato Soup
Before I start, I would like to wish you all a very happy & healthy new year, may 2012 be all you want it to be and more. I’m determined to get my 2012 off to a healthy start and what better way to start than by re-creating the Health Loaf from Lilly Higgins beautiful… Continue reading Happy New Year!
I love Cranberry Sauce, it is an essential part of the Christmas meal and no Christmas sandwich is complete without it – well for me anyway. While there are some delicious shop bought varieties available, I like to make my own, it takes minutes and the finished result is ridiculously satisfying. Cranberry Sauce Ingredients 250g/9oz… Continue reading Cranberry Sauce
We may have found this years cookies for Santa, now admittedly I haven’t made as many as I would have liked. Unfortunately a minor problem with my pregnancy has meant less hours on my feet in the kitchen than I would like, full days baking are now out 🙁 However, one must spend some time… Continue reading A Simply Homemade Christmas – Santa’s Biscuits
Anybody who owns a copy of Donal Skehan’s, Good Mood Food, or who followed his excellent series Kitchen Hero, will be familiar with his Swedish Cinnamon Buns. These were a huge hit with everyone in my family. When I made these initially I thought they’d be delicious this time of year, made with mincemeat. I… Continue reading Festive Mincemeat Buns