Cauliflower, spinach and grilled vegetable salad

I am sure most of you can relate when I talk about the kids going wild. Yesterday was such a day. From the minute we woke, Alexander was what I can only describe as a demon child. Behaviour that I have seen before but not for an entire day. A cranky morning, yes for sure,…

Courgette fritters

This post is just plain and simple. I could eat these bad boys all day long. I love love love the flavour combo and and they are wonderful with simple grilled chicken and a salad, oh and a very large glass of wine! ­čÖé COURGETTE FRITTERS Not so much a fritter but more a green…

Chargrilled courgette salad

I really really used to hate courgettes. I have no idea why, but in the last few years I have been trying new dishes with them and now I actually quite like them. My mother used to make this delicious salad (although at the time I wasn’t quite convinced), with grilled courgettes, mint, pine nuts…

Let’s eat Pasta!

In an ideal world, I would like to eat fresh home made pasta instead of the generic shop bought ones all the time but this really isn’t going to happen now is it? But for the short term future, it’s going to be an ideal world and we are going to eat pasta! It has…

Feeling oh so lazy…

Is it totally awful to just want to curl up on the sofa and have some noodles or cheese on toast?? Well that’s the mood I’m feeling.┬áToday, no foodie insights or inspiration, just a whole lot of fear! It has been three weeks now and I feel that I started off quite well and have…