Rosemary and garlic roasted potatoes

In an effort to save money, we have been eating rather a lot of pasta, potatoes and chicken this last week. With bags of new potatoes in the supermarket costing a mere 49 cents, how could I resist. D is super happy as he really loves a dinner consisting of meat, potatoes and veg, and…

Coconut and raspberry cake

On Tuesday I had an overwhelming urge to eat cake. Most of the time, savoury food is my go to dish but on that day I just had to have cake. Partly due to the fact that baking soothes me, relaxes my mind and gives me a feel good lift. There is something so nice…

Chocolate truffle overload!

Sometimes, there is nothing quite like a little bit of chocolate. Every so often, my mind and body crave that little mouth full of chocolaty goodness. I don’t buy chocolate bars and I don’t like to snack. But in the evenings, especially on days when the weather is bad, I like to curl up on…

Steak and Guacamole Tacos

On Saturday, after work I came home by way of the supermarket. I was trawling the isles looking for inspiration for dinner.  There seemed to be a big promotion on red meat and on salads such as guacamole. Bingo, inspiration had hit! On Friday my better half D flew to Poland for ten days of…