Penne all’Arrabbiata

“Food is described with an infinite number of adjectives but ‘angry’ isn’t usually one of them. However, that’s exactly what arrabbiata means in Italian.” – HelloFresh Wow. Just wow. This is one of the tastiest dishes I’ve probably ever made, the ingredients are simple…

June 29, 2017

Chocolate Hazelnut Cookies

Cookies are one of my favourite treats to make when I’m craving something sweet, they take about 20 minutes from start to finish – it’s little wonder that I don’t make them every single day! Hazelnut and chocolate chip is a classic combination, and…

June 20, 2017

Raspberry & Coconut Loaf

Raspberries & Coconut = delicious! Another take on my favourite banana bread recipe, this time combining the sweetness of coconut with the sharpness of raspberries, it’s definitely one for the fast approaching Summer! I like to use very ripe bananas as they naturally begin…

May 14, 2017

So, I quit the gym.

Quitting the gym was not an easy decision… it took me a few months to finally put my signature on the dotted line and cancel the direct debit. It almost felt like I was going back on the reasons as to why I first…

April 27, 2017

Blueberry Banana Bread

Banana bread has become a staple bake in my house, a few slices smothered in peanut butter or simply munched with a creamy coffee is my idea of heaven. I’ve tried lots of ‘healthy’ versions and many of them still ask for large amounts of…

February 19, 2017

Chocolate Orange Bean Brownies

These brownies are a revelation. Butter beans are the secret ingredient, yes you heard right, I did say BUTTER BEANS! Not only are they made out of beans, you can whizz up the whole mixture in a blender… now that’s magic. As crazy as…

February 8, 2017

Chocolate Orange Cookies

Chocolate. Orange. Cookies. Three words that can only mean one thing…. YUMMY! I’ve been making gluten free cookies for a while now, and each time I play around with the flavours, try new ingredients and consequently tend to devour a whole tray of them…

January 31, 2017

Ginger & Date Bliss balls

Bliss balls are one of my favourite sweet snacks to make, they’re simple to blend together and when dipped in melted dark chocolate… oh my! I absolutely love sweet treats and I’ve been trying to find alternative ways of getting my ‘fix’ without reaching…

January 16, 2017

Chocolate Crumble Oats

Chocolate porridge is the best! It’s sweet, warm and delicious, just what we want on cold wintery mornings (or evenings!) and a perfect way to start the day. To make this porridge extra creamy, I’ve added a spoonful of coconut butter. If you’ve never tried…

January 11, 2017

Spiced Red Lentil Soup

Only the pure in heart can make a good soup – Ludwig van Beethoven January is the time for curling up on the sofa with a big bowl of steaming hot soup, feeling warm and snuggly. It’s like central heating for the soul! As…

January 10, 2017