Tag Archives: Pumpkin

Pumpkin, Pine nut and Parmesan Damper

Delicious bread with minimal effort. With Halloween nearly here I thought it was time to create something using pumpkin. Damper is a super simple recipe to make your own bread – it is also quick as it contains no yeast which means … Continue reading

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Curried Vegetable Lattice Pie

Want to eat more vegetables? Cauliflower is something that we rarely eat, but I’m not really sure why. I think it is just one of those vegetables that I never know what to do with apart from covering it in … Continue reading

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Super Slow Cooker Vegetable Soup

This soup is full of vegetables. I must admit that this soup takes a long time to make, but that is the whole point 🙂 Cooking the vegetables in the slow cooker really intensifies their sweet flavours and, apart from … Continue reading

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Black Rice Salad with Bacon and Vegetables

The holidays are over. After the excess food of Christmas and New Year, I needed a holiday from cooking 🙂 But now I’m back, and for my first couple of posts of 2014 I thought I would make something a … Continue reading

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Pumpkin and Sage Scones

I think these are the best scones I have ever eaten! As much as I love my 3 ingredient scones, these are in another league. They are light, fluffy and delicately flavoured with pumpkin and a hint of sage. And … Continue reading

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Butternut, Spinach and Ricotta Cannelloni

This filling pasta dinner is packed full of veggies! Cannelloni isn’t something I have made before, probably because I could never be bothered to stuff the tubes 😉 Although, I must admit that these didn’t take that long to fill … Continue reading

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Bacon, Butternut and Sage Macaroni Cheese

With Halloween just one week away, this is great autumn comfort food. There is something so amazing about baked pasta dishes, and if you read this blog regularly you will know that I love creamy pasta 🙂 I made Mac … Continue reading

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Stuffed Butternut with Sun-Dried Tomatoes, Bacon and Feta

This makes a very hearty lunch or even a side dish to go with a larger meal. Whilst this is not the quickest dish to cook, it certainly packs a lot of flavour. Plus, it is adaptable as you can stuff your … Continue reading

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Bacon and Butternut Scroll Bread

It’s been a while since I made any bread, so I thought I would share this easy recipe with you. It makes a great snack or a side dish for soup. If you aren’t keen on the bacon and butternut … Continue reading

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Mushroom, Pumpkin and Sage Pot Pies

If you have vegetarians to cater for this Christmas and still aren’t sure what to make for them, these pies could be the answer. I must admit that I struggle sometimes to come up with new ideas to cater for … Continue reading

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