How to prepare the perfect BBQ party this summer

Notwithstanding the vagaries of the British weather, July and August are the warmest months of the year, with the most sunshine, and the best time to hold a barbecue party. However, before you don your apron and fire up the coals, give some thought to who you’ll invite, what you’ll serve them and how you’ll […]

Cauliflower Chilli Con Carne

Cauliflower Chilli Con Carne – this delicious veggie chilli con carne uses cauliflower and lentils in place of meat or a meat substitute such as Quorn mince. I made mine in the slow cooker which help to cook the vegetables and lentils to perfection.  With the over indulgence of Easter now behind us (although it […]

Mini Egg & Marshmallow Crispy Cakes

These Mini Egg & Marshmallow Crispy Cakes are very easy to make and devour! Perfect for making with your children as no oven is required. I love the baking ideas that Easter provides. I still have a few that I have not made yet, and I might try and get one more out before the […]

Slow Cooker Vegetable Lasagne

This easy to make Slow Cooker Vegetable Lasagne is a lighter and low calorie version, as it only contains some fat free cottage cheese on the top layer. It also contains baked beans and LOTS of healthy vegetables In all the years that I have owned a slow cooker, I have never made a lasagne […]

Gluten Free, Dairy Free Polenta Pancakes

These Gluten Free, Dairy Free Polenta Pancakes are lovely and fluffy and easy to make and are covered with a dairy free salted caramel sauce, and topped with some gluten and dairy free chocolate covered banana chips. With pancake day almost upon us, I thought I would have a go at making pancakes which were […]