Mains, Starters, Yummy Recipes

Mummy’s a Cheapskate : Carrot and Coriander (Cilantro) Soup

Soup probably isn't a go to meal for most in spring but here in London after a few weeks of warm weather (hooray!) the April showers have set in and there's a definite chill in the air.  I think most of us have hit a bit of a post-Easter slump and are trying to cut… Continue reading Mummy’s a Cheapskate : Carrot and Coriander (Cilantro) Soup

Mains, Yummy Recipes

Sometimes Easy Really Isn’t Pretty : Meatloaf

Sexual innuendo completely intended... Anywho!  As previously mentioned (i.e complained about) our current kitchen's stove is downright awful so meals have been of the easy and mostly bake-able variety over the past few months.  Meatloaf most definitely falls into the easy and bake-able category so it's become a favourite served up with buttered bread and… Continue reading Sometimes Easy Really Isn’t Pretty : Meatloaf

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An Oldie But A Goodie : Shepherd’s Pie

You might have picked up on a theme of late.  January for me is a bit of a cop out on the meals front.  After crazy Christmas cooking and Master 8's birthday I'm generally pretty burnt out by January and not feeling the least bit creative.  Any one else get a case of the Lazy… Continue reading An Oldie But A Goodie : Shepherd’s Pie