Mains, Yummy Recipes

Of The Saucepan Licking Variety : Creamy Tuna and Vegetable Mornay

Picture me sneaking into the kitchen under the guise of cleaning up the dinner mess, to loom suspiciously over the now empty saucepan and scrape the last little bits of the sauce onto a teaspoon and into my mouth.  Sadly some meals are just too tasty to wash down the drain, even if it's only… Continue reading Of The Saucepan Licking Variety : Creamy Tuna and Vegetable Mornay

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

Healthy Snacks, Yummy Recipes

Kinda Gingerbread-y in a Vegetable-y Kinda Way: Wholemeal Zucchini Bread

Preheat your oven to 180 C (350 F) In a medium bowl combine the flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt, cinnamon and nutmeg In a large bowl whisk together the vegetable oil, eggs, sugar and vanilla extract until well combined Stir in the grated zucchini and grated apple Fold in the flour and spices mixture… Continue reading Kinda Gingerbread-y in a Vegetable-y Kinda Way: Wholemeal Zucchini Bread