Basic but Impressive · Health Food! · Salad · Sides

Butternut Squash & Feta Salad

Colourful, fruity and delicious. What’s not to love?   Ingredients Salad 2 packets of fresh baby spinach ½ a large butternut squash, diced into cm pieces Splash of olive oil 1 cup chopped pecans Seeds from 3 pomegranates ½ pack of feta, crumbled   Dressing 100ml olive oil 50ml red wine vinegar 2 minced shallots… Continue reading Butternut Squash & Feta Salad

20 Minute Meals (max!) · Fridge Clearance · Health Food! · Meat · Speedy Meal

Chicken & Beetroot One Pan Balsamic Roast

When you just want to throw things in the oven and leave them, this is a great, healthy option   Ingredients Bunch of fresh beetroot 1 large red onion 2 cloves garlic 1 handful of fresh asparagus 2 cloves of garlic, sliced 2 leeks (or whatever else you have in the fridge to use up)… Continue reading Chicken & Beetroot One Pan Balsamic Roast

Basic but Impressive · Cake Time

Classic Viccy Sponge with Vanilla Cream and Strawberries

Because there’s no such thing as too much cake!   Ingredients Cake: 6 eggs 350g caster sugar 350g self-raising flour 350g butter 2tsp baking powder Extra butter to line dishes   For the filling: Strawberry jam 1 punnet fresh strawberries 1 large pot whipping cream 1 drop vanilla essence or 1 fresh vanilla pod seeds… Continue reading Classic Viccy Sponge with Vanilla Cream and Strawberries

20 Minute Meals (max!) · Fridge Clearance · Health Food!

Spicy Low Carb Fajitas

I crave Mexican food approximately ten times a day, so when carbs and cheese are off the menu, I still need to make sure we have an option for that satisfies the craving and doesn’t break the rules. Que, these Spicy Low Carb Fajitas. This recipe works with any meat/fish and veggies you like. I… Continue reading Spicy Low Carb Fajitas

Basic but Impressive · Speedy Meal

Cracked Black Pepper Linguine with Carbonara Sauce

Nick loves to have cracked black pepper in, on, under pretty much any food you can think of. He also loves crispy bacon, so this one is for him   For the Cracked Black Pepper Linguine Follow the instructions for making Basic Fresh Pasta, but before you start to knead the dough, add a handful… Continue reading Cracked Black Pepper Linguine with Carbonara Sauce