Braised lettuce, pea and wild rice soup

Have you ever made lettuce soup? It is so good. Lettuce is such an overlooked ingredient when it comes to anything other than salad or sandwiches. I used to make a side dish of braised lettuce and peas when cooking for a big lunch or dinner. This soup is a little upgrade to that dish….

Green Rice

With the week that is in it, I thought I would post something green. Tomorrow is Saint Patricks Day and I think a lot of people are feeling a little lost as to how to keep the festivities alive especially when it comes to our tiny humans. I am lucky, Alexander still doesn’t really know…

Coconut chicken curry

So I am all about easy these days. Meal prep happens on the weekend, which just makes life soooo much easier. I hate to miss a beat when I am with my son Alexander so being organised is key to us having quality time together but also proper family meals. I love the idea of…

Simple tomato risotto

These days, I am on a strict budget. I am training myself to feed a full house on a single income. A 6 month old baby, a large dog, a cat and myself. Since I became a parent, I instantly learnt to put myself last. So when it comes to my dinners, after doing all…

Roasted Broccoli Risotto, a total surprise!

My holidays are finally near… Since I started my new job last November, I have not taken a holiday. We have taken short trips on our weekends but a whole week of no alarms and no work is going to be total bliss. D and I are travelling to Poland for his sisters wedding. I…