Drinks, Light Meals

Winter Green Smoothie

As another Winter draws to a close and I feel the first itchiness of a good Spring-clean coming on, I realised that this must be the first Winter in many years that I haven't, at some point, been ill enough to need antibiotics. My next thought was how ridiculously unhealthy have I been in the past? But… Continue reading Winter Green Smoothie

Light Meals, Salad

Melon, Prosciutto and Kale Pasta Salad

Cantaloupe anyone? Don't you just love that word? Buying seasonal produce is a great way of saving money and it forces you to be more creative with meal planning too, which, as anyone who has to prepare daily meals for their family can sympathise with.  At the moment, Rock Melons are in season, also known as… Continue reading Melon, Prosciutto and Kale Pasta Salad

Salad

Lamb Salad

We've had a very unsettled Spring this year and with Summer supposedly just around the corner it's strange that we're still in winter pyjamas, with extra blankets on the beds, sometimes even having the heaters on although the last week has been a bit warmer. It's been rain, rain and more rain with crazy winds… Continue reading Lamb Salad

Light Meals

Pumpkin & Blue Cheese Penne with Meatballs

As I continue my love affair with creamy Blue Cheese, I had to share this recipe with you. It was one of those light bulb moments when everything just came together perfectly - I would probably leave out the meatballs next time if it was just for me and enjoy this as a vegetarian dish,… Continue reading Pumpkin & Blue Cheese Penne with Meatballs