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No-Cream Spaghetti Carbonara with Zucchini

Carbonara with no cream and added vegetables! Every carbonara that I’ve made from scratch in the past has included cream – but not this one and we really didn’t miss it! I also replaced about a third of a standard … Continue reading

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Prosciutto-wrapped Pesto Chicken

This is a gourmet meal requiring zero effort 🙂 You really don’t need any cooking skills to make this delicious dinner, and there are only 3 ingredients (plus whatever you have as a side dish)  🙂 The chicken bakes in the oven … Continue reading

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Recipe Re-visit: Toffee Pecan Ice Cream Pie

It is nearly 3 years already since this was first on Recipe Adaptors! With summer coming to an end for all my friends in the Northern hemisphere, it might be the last chance that you get to eat this without … Continue reading

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Easy Strawberry Galette

Zero effort required. This should actually be called a cheat’s fruit pie because it is so easy to make. The beauty of it is that you can make it with pretty much whatever fruit you have – berries, peaches, plums, apples, … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Meatball Massaman Curry

Light but comforting at the same time. This is the perfect curry even if it is summer where you live as it is full of fresh flavours plus being cooked in the crockpot means no slaving over a hot stove. … Continue reading

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Kit Kat Chocolate Loaf Cake

Yet another idea for a box cake mix. The Bounty Cake that I made a few weeks ago was so delicious that I thought I would try another one of my favourite chocolate bars – the Kit Kat. And, being … Continue reading

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Carbonara Cauliflower Cheese

Can I eat this every day? I’ve had cauliflower cheese before but I have never been a fan. However, now I know the two most important things about making it amazing – roast the cauliflower and then add carbonara sauce … Continue reading

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Swiss Roll Ice Cream Cake

Simple. If you can slice cake and melt ice cream, then you can make this 🙂 I’ve seen multiple versions of this cake on the internet so I thought I would make my own. It really is very simple and … Continue reading

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Recipe Re-visit: Beer-based Pizza with Tuna and Pine Nuts

There are now so many recipes on this blog that I thought I would make these recipe re-visits a regular occurrence. I first made this pizza four years ago and I still remember how tasty it was. The dough is made … Continue reading

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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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