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Weekly review 07/05/2017

With the amazing weather this week, it has really marked that summer has arrived. The long evenings and amazing weather gives us more freedom to go out and explore new things. I have checked out local events and amazing food to try, these are some of my favourites. Events to […]

Orange polenta cake
Recipes, Sweet treats

Orange polenta cake

This orange polenta cake is so light and tasty. I made these into mini cakes so I could totally gorge on one little cake by myself and not feel too guilty. They are delicious served on their own or with some pistachio nut ice-cream. A perfect treat at the weekend […]

Polenta porridge
Light Meals, Recipes

Polenta porridge

Polenta is a ingredient which I never really cooked with before and my knowledge was limited in its versatility. So this week the recipes will be based around this ingredients but used in different ways.  This polenta porridge gives a variation from my regular oatmeal porridge especially on the chilly […]

Weekly review 30/04/2017
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Weekly review 30/04/2017

I have been checking out lately wellness blogs which focus on nutrition and fitness. I have found three interesting blogs, two by professional athletes and one by a doctor who focuses on these issues. These blogs give a wide variety of advice which can be incorporated into any ones lifestyles […]

Leek and Mushroom quiche
Main Meals, Recipes

Leek and Mushroom quiche

Quiches are always so versatile with a wide range of fillings which can be incorporated. This leek and mushroom quiche is one of my favourites although I have a few… It always reminds me of summer since it is perfect picnic food which can be easily packed away. I usually […]

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Weekly review 23/04/2017

Hey Guys hope ye are having a good week! The weather is getting better and with the long evenings and anticipation of upcoming holidays, I’m starting to feel like I’m finally shaking off the winter cobwebs! I have been trying to eat healthy all week following my indulgence last weekend […]

Sushi roll
Light Meals, Recipes

Sushi Roll

This sushi roll contains fresh juicy cucumber which when combined with the salty Nori sheet and Soy sauce is really refreshing.There is a range of fillings which can be used like tofu, carrot or peppers but I decided to keep it simple. The good thing about making your own sushi […]