Valentines Day Desserts Recipes

The time between New Year’s Day and February always seems to fly by and Valentine’s Day often catches me by surprise. Luckily I’ve got a few ideas of my sleeve for last minute Valentine’s Day recipes and menus,¬†as well as some delicious, quick and pretty easy Valentines Day desserts. Valentines Day Desserts My Easy Fruit Read More…

Date Night Dinner Ideas and Recipes

It can be hard to keep the romance alive in a relationship these days, and date night dinner ideas can be hard to come by. Between our busy home and work schedules, kids, family and just the general pace of life, we need all the help we can get. One of the best ways to Read More…

Best Chocolate Orange Brownies

Back in 2014 when I first blogged these Chocolate Orange Brownies, I was under pressure. My husband and son had been asking me to make brownies for some time. I had been hesitating because <ahem> I hadn’t actually ever made brownies before except once from a mix a very, very long time before that. In Read More…

Chicken with Cashew Nuts Recipe

Do you love Chicken with Cashew Nuts as much as I do? It is one of my favourite Chinese dishes. However I sometimes find that the versions served in restaurants is disappointing, and I worry about the calories, salt and fat they contain. Fancy a recipe that tastes even better than your local Chinese restaurant Read More…

An Occasional Vegetarian – The Easy Way to Eat Less Meat

Want to cut back on the amount of meat you eat but not give it up entirely?¬†Consider becoming an occasional vegetarian! I’ve always felt a bit uncomfortable about eating meat, and I was vegetarian for a period of time. However never eating meat just didn’t work for me long term, so I decided to reduce Read More…