Simple Roasted Broccoli Tray Bake

I’ve always found Broccoli to be a Boring b*****d of a vegetable, usually end up sighing and sticking it in the steamer or boiling it and over cooking so it’s too soft. This recipe and style of cooking just jazzes it up and is really delicious yet healthy. I’ve never tried roasting it before andContinue reading “Simple Roasted Broccoli Tray Bake”

Apple Crumble (Quarantine Crumble)

This is such an easy recipe to make and it only needs 4 ingredients!! Funnily enough this was popular during World War 2 due to rationing & limited ingredients. A thing we can relate to a bit more now due to the corona virus with lockdown measures & social isolation – limited shopping trips &Continue reading “Apple Crumble (Quarantine Crumble)”

Cauliflower Hot Wings Recipe

The humble cauliflower a bland seeming vegetable; can be made exciting & flavoursome. When my boys were young vegetable hating toddlers I used to sneak cauliflower into my mashed potato & they were non the wiser!! My go-to recipe for cauliflower was always cauliflower cheese but now with a vegan in the family who doesn’tContinue reading “Cauliflower Hot Wings Recipe”

Simple vanilla sponge with strawberries 🍓 for Mother’s Day (vegan)

A challenging Mother’s Day today for many who sadly can’t see their mum today, due to the corona virus & social isolating & quarantine. Or in my case my mum lives overseas. I guess 1 Mother’s Day without your mum is worth it if it means you still get to give her a big hugContinue reading “Simple vanilla sponge with strawberries 🍓 for Mother’s Day (vegan)”

French Bread Pizza! Quick, easy & comforting

This is a classic old time favourite of mine. So quick, easy & cheap to make! It was one of the first things I used to make as a teenager myself. My best friend Maria & I used to make this all the time when we were poor in Paris!! Funny how food can makeContinue reading “French Bread Pizza! Quick, easy & comforting”

Croissants! Can’t believe it’s Vegan!!

So my son always adored a croissant – a treat denied since he was vegan as they are known for their buttery content. However we’ve discovered Jus Rol – which is chilled ready to roll pastry. They were on offer for 2 packs for £3 in Tesco. Unbelievably they’re Dairy free! Really easy to bake!Continue reading “Croissants! Can’t believe it’s Vegan!!”

St Patrick’s Day Vegan Guinness Chocolate Cake

Happy St Patrick’s Day!! It will be a very different St Patrick’s day in Ireland this year -with their pubs being closed due to the covid 19 corona virus. Government guidelines in the UK are to avoid unnecessary social contact & pubs, restaurants. We are socially isolating ourselves at home ; it’s a good opportunityContinue reading “St Patrick’s Day Vegan Guinness Chocolate Cake”