Blueberry Chia Muffins with Lemon & Ginger

My Blueberry Chia Muffins with Lemon & Ginger are light, tasty and good for you too! It took me a long time to begin baking with chia seeds, but since I started, there’s been no stopping me! Chia seeds are very low calorie, high in fibre and nutrients, plus they contain Omega 3 fatty acids and protein. Read More…

Easy No Bake Orange Cheesecake Recipe

Easy No Bake Orange Cheesecake is a deliciously rich yet light and refreshing dessert, great for last minute entertaining. I’ve been making my Easy No Bake Lime Cheesecake for years but I found myself considering a variation on my usual theme when I saw this year’s crop of blood oranges. Become a subscriber to keep up to date Read More…

Meatless Monday Recipes That Will Become Family Favourites

From easy quiche & Pad Thai to comforting pasta dishes, my family favourite Meatless Monday Recipes make it easy to leave out meat one day a week! Regular readers know that I’m a huge fan of Meatless Monday. This doesn’t mean I never eat meat on Mondays. It’s more because Meatless Monday reminds my family and Read More…

Step Back in Time at Nuffield Place

Ever wanted to step back in time to the 1930’s? A visit to Nuffield Place near Henley on Thames is a great way to do it. In fact, it appears the occupants have simply stepped out for a moment and might return at any time. Coats hang on pegs in the front hallway and a handbag sits Read More…

Easy Crab Pate Recipe

My Easy Crab Pate is a go-to starter or appetizer, an easy lunch, the perfect canapé topper and a great entertaining all rounder. To be fair, this recipe isn’t actually a paté, but it acts like one. You can serve it as a salad if you prefer – and when I do that I often Read More…