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…

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,…

Pesto chicken sandwich

I recently had a lovely chicken sandwich. Strips of chicken covered in pesto on fluffy white bread. It was good, but it was a little heavy. So I came home and devised a new sandwich. Same theory, chicken strips and pesto but a little lighter. My partner D came home and took a bite and…

Green Pesto

Now who doesn’t love pesto? Ok, I guess there may be some non pesto lovers, but personally I think pesto makes almost everything better. I add it to soups, pasta dishes and sandwiches. Or sometimes just serve it with some toasted sourdough bread and a drizzle of oil. I like it really smooth and also…

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…