Monthly Archives: July 2017

Zucchini and Basil Pesto Quiche

Light but still super tasty. Usually I put a pile of cheese and also some cream in my quiches but not this time. The basil pesto gives this quiche all the flavour it needs and of course that makes it a much lighter option … Continue reading

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The ‘Bounty’: Chocolate and Coconut Layer Cake

OMG. A version of this cake popped up on my Facebook feed recently – I had a quick look at the recipe at time but forgot to bookmark it and now, to be honest, I don’t remember where it came from … Continue reading

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Cranberry and Double Choc Biscotti

Ideal for dunking in coffee. For some reason I have always thought that biscotti were difficult to make – but these aren’t. They are delicious on their own but also are the perfect accompaniment to a good coffee or even … Continue reading

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Simple Pulled Pork Burgers

Feed a crowd with zero effort 🙂 I first made pulled pork about 5 years ago, but this is a much easier version. I think it tastes better too! Cooking the pork in the slow cooker means it requires literally … Continue reading

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Salmon and Vegetable Risotto

This is easier than you think. Risotto isn’t something that I usually make because it can be a little difficult to get the right consistency. I found this recipe in the June 2017 issue of Recipes+ magazine and it is actually … Continue reading

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Recipe Re-visit: Caramel and Choc Chip Cookies

I baked a batch of these cookies last weekend and it still amazes me how good they are. I can’t believe that is was 2012 when I first found this recipe! These are super simple to make and I’ve never had … Continue reading

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Chicken Shawarma Kebab

Spice up your BBQ. This tasty chicken kebab is an ideal lighter alternative for the BBQ. The gentle spices are imparted onto the meat through the marinade, and the low level of chilli means this is perfect for the family. I particularly … Continue reading

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