TEX MEX BREAKFAST MUFFIN

I’m terrible at breakfast. First thing in the morning, I can usually only stomach a piece of fruit (usually a banana or apple, which the dog insists I share with her – I never knew ‘puppy dog eyes’ was a real thing until we got Pip), or at most a dollop of yogurt sprinkled with muesli. But if there’s one thing that’s going to convince me my mornings need more food, it’s this …

BREAKFAST RICE AND BEANS

For someone who claims to not be much of a breakfast person, I am allll about the breakfast recipes this week. I love breakfast food, I just think it belongs mid-morning, rather than first thing, when I’m still bleary eyed and my tail is far from bushy. …

HOMEMADE PEANUT BUTTER MILLIONAIRE’S SHORTBREAD

Since this is a family friendly blog, I probably shouldn’t tell you the first words I uttered when I bit into this homemade peanut butter millionaire’s shortbread. They were along the lines of ‘holy moly’, but a little less polite. Well, a lot less polite if I’m honest, but once you taste this stuff, you’ll understand. Crumbly, buttery shortbread. Gooooooey peanut butter …

VEGETARIAN NACHO BURGERS WITH NACHO CHEESE SAUCE

When I can’t decide what to cook, a good solution is always to fuse together two of my favourite foods. Pizza + quesadillas = pizza quesadillas. Sandwiches + Greek salad = Greek salad sandwich. Chilli + macaroni cheese = chilli mac. It’s a winning formula. This time, I decided to combine the flavour of a plate of loaded nachos with the form of a veggie burger, and thus, these …

CREAMY PUMPKIN CURRY

The summer’s officially over, the weather has turned, and I’m almost tempted to turn the heating on – autumn is here. Hands up if you’re ready for all things pumpkin? (Here you can imagine me trying to type with one hand while waving the other in the air. It’s not easy.) …