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! 🙂 COURGETTE FRITTERS Not so much a fritter but more a green…

Gnocchi with pesto, feta and rocket leaves

I write this quite literally with one eye open. The other eye is half asleep, recovering from what seems like an incredibly long day (yes it feels longer than this day last week), and nights that feel just as long, apart from when it comes to the actual time spent sleeping which feels like just…

Spinach pie

The inspiration for this comes from visiting my father in Greece and falling in love with Spanakopita. Spanakopita is a greek spinach pie or savoury pastry dish traditionally using filo pastry. I’m not fond of filo pastry at all. It dries out too easily and is quite fidley. So I came up with my own…

Greek lemon and chicken soup

Finally with a little time on my hands, I am back to my kitchen in a productive and busy manner. With little time before the baby arrives, I had envisioned stocking the freezer to the brim with snacks and meals for when our hands are full. To do this though, I have to empty the…

Summer spaghetti

I actually couldn’t resist telling you about my lunch today. With a super busy day and little time to eat, I made a (very) early lunch and sat down to eat at 11.40 am. I thought I’d only have a little but then devoured the whole bowl. As dishes go, it could have been worse,…

Whats in the fridge?

I cannot believe I will be without my kitchen for a whole week. What am I to do? I am hoping to take lots of notes and pictures of Polish food and come up with some interesting ideas and a reminder of home for D. Seriously, no cooking for a week, I am feeling sad….