Country Cooking Month #1 : Shows That Inspire Me To Cook

It’s my favourite time of year which is country cooking month!  Country cooking month occurs every year in June and is supposed to inspire you to cook healthy homemade meals. Country cooking month means something different to everyone.  Whether it means eating at home more, cooking something new or trying to have a healthier diet.  […]

Read More

Country Cooking Month #5: Shallow Fried Chicken Burger

I had another craving for fried chicken but this time on a burger and some fries.  Since I have been making a lot of bread recently I decided to make the buns myself. For the bread buns, you will need: Fried Chicken 2-4 chicken breasts (depending on how many people you’re making this for) Milk […]

Read More

Country Cooking Month #4: Fresh Linguine

Yesterday I made linguine and it it was not as hard as I thought it was going to be.  Fresh pasta has to be my favourite thing I have made so far and it really does taste better than dry, ready made pasta.  After making this, I don’t think I will buy pasta again.   […]

Read More

Country Cooking Month #1: Homemade Pizza

June is Country Cooking Month so this month,  I am going to try to cook as many dishes I have not done before or have not cooked in a long time. Country cooking month means something different to everyone.  For example, for some people it means cooking food from your home country, to others cooking […]

Read More

Green Pesto With A Spinach Base

Pesto in one of my favourite pasta dishes and usually I buy the pesto sauce from a superstore, but then I thought back to last year when I was living in Italy and how amazing fresh homemade pesto was.  So, I decided to make pesto myself and now I will never buy pesto again. I’ve […]

Read More

Avocado and Blueberry Based Smoothie Bowl

Smoothie bowls have been an ongoing trend on social media.  If you hashtag ‘smoothie bowl’ so many images and other posts will appear.  Smoothie bowls make eating healthily and drinking smoothies a little more interesting and a little more filling.  Although, they take longer than your standard smoothie it adds some methodological variety to your […]

Read More

Sunday Morning X Simple Vanilla Crêpes

Crêpes on a Sunday morning is a must for me.  I see Sundays as a day to wind down and have time to yourself before returning to the harsh light of reality also known as Monday. You will need: 2 cups of milk 1 and a half cups of plain flower 1 tea spoon of […]

Read More

Craving Guacamole

Guacamole.  Guacamole.  Guacamole.  That is all that has been on my brain in the last few days.  There have only been a few times I have had guacamole and every time I have been in a restaurant, so I thought I should try making my own for once, see how it turns out.  Now I […]

Read More

Spinach Based Smoothie and Some Grapes and Berries

One of the main changes I have made to my diet this year is attempting to have 2 smoothies a day in place of breakfast and dinner. If not smoothies, fruit or vegetable based meals. Recipe You Will Need: Spinach 1 Banana 1 Pear Blueberries Ginger Water (milk or cold green tea is fine too) […]

Read More

Tuna + Cucumber on Toast with Spinach and Coleslaw

It is rare that there are carbs to be found in my kitchen, but there were two pieces left, so I decided to whip something up.  I wanted to make sure that my meal would be healthy as well as tasty.  So I made tuna on toast with cucumber on top with some spinach and […]

Read More

Time To Be Healthy Again, Smoothie of The Day

So, the last few weeks have been relatively busy.  I have been cutting down my hours at my summer job in order to fit in with my university timetable, I went to Spain for a week too.  Whilst being so busy and not using my time as wisely as I should be, I have just […]

Read More