Tag: Recipes

Tangy Potato Salad

Tangy Potato Salad

I made this a couple of weeks ago to go with a steak and bread BBQ for the family it was so delicious, the tangy dressing gave the dish a “MMMmmmm I want more of this”  sensation. Ingredients: 6 medium waxy white potatoes, peeled. 1 […]

Baking a Light and naturally gluten free sourdough bread.

Baking a Light and naturally gluten free sourdough bread.

I have never been a fan of sourdough until I made my own and now I am a convert. This blog is a sister blog to my previous post ‘Making a brown rice sourdough starter’. It slices well, freezes well and on a side note […]

Tasty Red Paste and bone broth Miso Soup which can easily be made vegan friendly.

Tasty Red Paste and bone broth Miso Soup which can easily be made vegan friendly.

For this soup I brought an organic unpasteurized red miso paste by Miso Tasty which I purchased in waitrose after finding it quite hard to come by except on amazon. It is made from fermented soya bean and rice, fermented soya is the beneficial form […]

Watercress and pea soup

Watercress and pea soup

I made a batch of this soup and popped it into the freezer in handy sized tubs and have been having this for lunch the past few days. I’m so glad I made this version, it is a definite upgrade on the previous recipes I […]

Thoughts on living life with immune disease and a recipe for Millet Porridge, Naturally Gluten Free

Thoughts on living life with immune disease and a recipe for Millet Porridge, Naturally Gluten Free

I had often used millet in my muesli base but did not know how to use it in any other way so making porridge with it was a new adventure. The texture after soaking overnight reminded me of the semolina pudding we had as kids. […]

Healthful crumble topping

Healthful crumble topping

Oh I just love making this recipe!, a handful of seeds, a handful of oats, organic flour and ground nut meal, golden butter and all topping our foraged pears from lasts years haul. I am not a fan of sugary puddings, cakes or biscuits but […]

Frugal Pantry Challenge Jan 2018. Jan 4th Parsnip Soup recipe. Dilemmas of  purchases.

Frugal Pantry Challenge Jan 2018. Jan 4th Parsnip Soup recipe. Dilemmas of purchases.

So today we need to go buy milk out of the £25 budget, we get through around 4 litres a week minimum for 4/5 of us. Do we keep with the farm milk at £1.50 a litre or go with supermarket organic at £1.15, saving […]

Frugal Pantry Challenge Jan 2018. Jan 3rd Storm Eleanor and Lentil soup

Frugal Pantry Challenge Jan 2018. Jan 3rd Storm Eleanor and Lentil soup

All our beetroot is in now from the allotment, I have made it into soup and into ice cream, drunk it in juices, I have pickled, spiced, baked, boiled and roasted it, eaten it raw in salads, given it to neighbours, to friends, to relatives […]

Fish Dish

Fish Dish

Today’s recipe I have made since my son was little and he is now a healthy strong adult, My fourth of five children, we were thrown in the deep end with his health struggles soon after birth, being told his condition would probably dictate a […]

Crunchy Maca Granola

Crunchy Maca Granola

  I love working with foods that are fresh, full of vitality and colour, I adore pouring over ingredients as to their health giving properties, how they combine, where best to obtain them. Two things I am prioritising at the moment is the health of […]