Category Archives: Side

Tomato and cheddar scones

These scones were super easy to make and taste delicious. The original recipe, from Homesick Texan had bacon in it, but obviously I left that out. If anyone wants to try the recipe and you don’t have cups, then 2 … Continue reading

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Coriander flatbreads

I was inspired by a recent Saturday Kitchen episode to attempt flatbreads. By the fact they made them in such a short time was definitely a good thing. And these contained coriander, which o love. The whole recipe was for … Continue reading

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Girl Called Jack’s soda bread

I’ve been following A Girl Called Jack’s blog and loving the recipe inspiration. I have wanted to try the easy soda bread recipe just because it looked so easy. And it was!! Even more so as I didn’t have to … Continue reading

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Cheese and marmite pasties

A quick post about these cheese and marmite pasties I made a few weeks ago… The recipe makes 6 pasties, and you can freeze them (uncooked). I am about to try cooking one which was frozen, so I can report … Continue reading

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Dhal

This recipe is from Ottolenghi… it was originally in the Guardian but it was only after my mum said how great it was did I make it. I didn’t know it was down as “spiced lentils” – my mum just … Continue reading

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Cheese and wine…. #1

This is the first of a series of posts about a cheese and wine night held in my flat recently. It won’t be in depth commentary on the cheeses and wines, more photos of them and if they tasted good! … Continue reading

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Pesto style houmous

There isn’t a picture of this dip I made for my flat warming but it was really delicious. And low in fat (to counter-act the rather fattening spinach & artichoke dip)! It’s from a Slimmers World recipe book and for … Continue reading

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Spinach and artichoke dip

This weekend I had a few folks round for a flat warming party, so this is the first of a few posts about what I made. I first tried this dip at a family BBQ last year when my cousin’s … Continue reading

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Pasties!

Another long bank holiday weekend – this time thanks to the Queen’s Jubilee – and another day of cooking… I managed to miss all the Jubilee celebrations, as I was at a friend’s wedding in Bradford on Avon, so back … Continue reading

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Flatbreads

For Christmas I got Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall’s River Cottage Veg Every Day and I’ve pretty much had something from that book every day this year! Today I wanted to get back into my bread making & Hugh had a recipe for … Continue reading

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