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Polenta Coated Fish with Dressed Potatoes

Polenta Coated Fish with Dressed Potatoes

This polenta coated fish recipe is inspired by the restaurant “Threecoins Italian Trattoria”. Why? Well, I can’t tell you how many times I have paneed an ingredient with either breadcrumbs, or panko breadcrumbs. This restaurant did things a bit differently, they coated there squid with polenta. And it worked an absolute […]

Pulled Pork Sliders with Lemon & Yogurt Coleslaw

Pulled Pork Sliders with Lemon & Yogurt Coleslaw

Ok, so here are my Pulled Pork Sliders. And I made them with a zingy, fresh slaw. The pork has a bit of bite so the coleslaw just acts as a nice refresher. And since the yogurt replaces the mayonnaise, it is super healthy! I […]

Smokey & Spicy Pulled Pork

Smokey & Spicy Pulled Pork

Yay pulled pork! Who doesn’t like pulled pork? Tender goodness that just melts in your mouth. Let me just ask you a question though. What is the beauty of pulled pork? What is so good about it, apart from the fact that it tastes so […]

One Lovely Blog Award

One Lovely Blog Award

Boooo Yaaaa! Another blogger award, which means another opportunity to connect with more awesome bloggers. This amazing blogger has nominated me for the second time. Esme, I can’t thank you enough for the One lovely blog award. I said it before and I’ll say it […]

Chicken & Leek Pie

Chicken & Leek Pie

Hey everyone! This Chicken & Leek pie is a fantastic comfort food dish for the family. Now I know I know, it has been a while and I do apologise about that. I have been very busy finishing 5 assessments at school, and eventually I […]

White Chocolate Drizzle Peanut Butter & Jam Cookies

White Chocolate Drizzle Peanut Butter & Jam Cookies

Wow, I have been blogging for nearly 2 years and not 1 cookie recipe in sight. I can’t even fathom that. I suppose it’s because I see so many cookie recipes out there, and I spend a lot of time trying to be original. Never […]

Crumbed, Sausage and Hidden Veggie Pasta

Crumbed, Sausage and Hidden Veggie Pasta

Ok folks, this post is about feeding the kids. Now I am not a parent, I think I am just a bit too young at this stage. But whenever I see parents trying to feed their kids healthy food, and their response to that is “ewwwww I […]

Epic Crouton, Walnut, Halloumi and Crispy Chorizo Salad

Epic Crouton, Walnut, Halloumi and Crispy Chorizo Salad

This chorizo salad has some cool elements and I am super excited to share them with you today. Just about anything with chorizo in it is a winner for me. This salad is crunchy, fresh, herby and it involves possibly the best croutons you’ll ever have. […]

Mothers Day Creamy and Cheesy Scrambled Eggs

Mothers Day Creamy and Cheesy Scrambled Eggs

This post is all about giving Mum a great start on Mothers day. And we are going to do this with good, humble food. I don’t think anyone can dislike waking up to well cooked scrambled eggs in the morning. Or having them as an […]

Spiced Oven Baked Chips with Chili Mayo

Spiced Oven Baked Chips with Chili Mayo

Today, I have brought a simple recipe to your attention. These oven baked chips are great to have as a side with a burger, salad, wrap etc. And since they are baked instead of fried, they are a healthier option.   You definitely don’t wan’t to […]

Teriyaki Prawn Skewers with Pearl Cous Cous Salad

Teriyaki Prawn Skewers with Pearl Cous Cous Salad

We all know about the classic teriyaki chicken. It is on so many menus and is incorporated in lots of recipes. So I decided to be a bit experimental with that delicious teriyaki marinade and expand it’s use in my own way. Both the teriyaki […]

Blogger Recognition Award 2

Blogger Recognition Award 2

Wow, Blogger Recognition Award number 2. You know, I still get a burst of excitement when I get nominated for these awards. They’re super fun, they aren’t taken too seriously and it is so cool seeing not only my growth, but my/our fellow blogger’s growth […]

Cajun Chicken with Quinoa

Cajun Chicken with Quinoa

First of all, I hope you all had an amazing Easter. I know I did, because I completely spoiled myself with food! And I am going to take a wild guess and assume you did too. The festive food, the chocolate, whatever it may have […]

Mascarpone Cream Filled Profiterole and Easter Egg Mountain

Mascarpone Cream Filled Profiterole and Easter Egg Mountain

Easter is one of those days that children just love. So this post is all about getting the kids super pumped, getting your hands dirty and wowing everyone with a wicked dessert. In my humble opinion, and you can disagree with me as much as […]

Bagel Burger with Fennel and Smoked trout

Bagel Burger with Fennel and Smoked trout

First of all, a bagel with cream cheese is awesome don’t get me wrong. That with a good cup of coffee in the morning is a winner. But a while ago, I was having a bagel from the coffee shop and I thought “there could […]

Seared Scallops and Fresh Salsa on Crushed Potatoes

Seared Scallops and Fresh Salsa on Crushed Potatoes

Seared scallops, the two reasons why I believe that people don’t cook them in their homes often is because they usually aren’t all that cheap. You can buy them frozen as a cheaper alternative then defrost them, but fresh scallops are obviously much better quality. Also, […]

Sirloin Steak with Chimichurri Sauce

Sirloin Steak with Chimichurri Sauce

I am cooking steak with Chimichurri sauce today because I want to embrace some South American cuisine on my blog (as Chimichurri originated form Argentina) that is very basic. Wow, how has it taken me this long to do a simple steak recipe. Well, it’s […]

Strawberry, Vanilla and Vodka Ice-Cream

Strawberry, Vanilla and Vodka Ice-Cream

So, strawberry ice-cream, flavored with vanilla and vodka. The strawberry and vanilla make sense, we see that combination all the time. Why the vodka? Well, the ice-cream doesn’t end up tasting strong, or like vodka for that matter. After a bite of cold ice-cream, you […]