My Best Muffin Recipes

I love versatile, delicious muffins. A great portable breakfast, they are perfect in a lunchbox and make a lovely snack with a cup of tea or a glass of milk. My late Mom was very nutrition conscious and her baked goods were generally a rare, much looked forward to treat. However muffins were something she made often and for Read More…

Vegetarian Recipes Collection

It’s National Vegetarian Week (NVW)here in the UK and I’m celebrating with a collection of delicious vegetarian recipes. Of course, these recipes are suitable anytime – it’s just this is an especially good time to enjoy them! Have you ever considered becoming a vegetarian? I was vegetarian for a few years in my teens and Read More…

Vegetarian Spaghetti Bolognese

One of our favourite comfort meals, particularly when we have just returned home from a long haul trip, is Spaghetti Bolognese. Spaghetti Bolognese is what I knew as ‘Spaghetti with Meat Sauce’ when I was a child in Canada. The thing is my family and I are really trying to cut back on the amount Read More…

Spaghetti Primavera al Limone

Spaghetti al Limone is a classic Italian dish with clean, bright flavours. The addition of fresh, lightly steamed spring vegetables in this Spaghetti Primavera al Limone elevates it to the sublime. I first learned about Spaghetti al Limone when I read Gwyneth Paltrow’s cookbook, My Father’s Daughter (or Notes from my Kitchen Table as it was titled Read More…

Vegetarian Menu Planning for NVW

National Vegetarian Week 18-24 May 2015, sponsored by ‘Nothing But snacks’, is all about sharing. So whatever your favourite veggie recipe it’s time to get preparing, get making and get sharing. In celebration of National Vegetarian Week, this May the Vegetarian Society is visiting seven locations across the UK giving out free pizza slices and celebrating how Read More…