Roasted toasted pumpkin seeds

I have been neglecting to write my recipes recently, and I feel so bad when I don’t put the time and effort into my blog. It’s like a guilty feeling welling up inside of me. I love to share things with you all, but somehow there just never seems to be the time to do…

Spring sweetcorn soup

Yesterday was the first day of spring. Now for once the weather is actually acting like spring. It is bright, clear and fresh and the sun is actually warm! I got up at 6.30 this morning and looked out at the sky. Clear blue, not a cloud in sight, just the jet trails in the…

Best ever Guacamole

I love avocados! I love their texture, their smell, their taste and their colour. I just love them. When I was pregnant, the only thing I wanted to eat in the first few months was an avocado with cottage cheese and salt and pepper. And now for some unexplained reason, I am just craving them…

Thai roasted chicken

My poor little blog has been all alone for a little while now, neglected and forgotten. But in my defence, our internet hasn’t been working and for the last two weeks, every time I attempt to write a post, the internet crashes and my work gets lost before I have time to save… arrrgggh! So…

Beetroot is my new favourite colour!

This may be a day late, although I’m sure it is still Friday in some part of the world, but this dish is in aid of Fiesta Friday #9. You can visit The Novice Gardener‘s blog to see all the lovely and exciting dishes that have been brought to the party today and the last eight Fridays. But…

Late night snacks

So last night I felt quite guilty for only feeding Damian summer toasts for dinner and was feeling quite peckish myself, so a quick trip to the supermarket and I had all the ingredients to try a new dish (well a dish I had tried before and failed miserably). I am the type of person…