Recipes

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Stuffed rice balls
Light Meals, Recipes

Stuffed rice balls

These stuffed rice balls are amazing served with soy sauce. The sweetness of the sweet potato compliments the saltiness of the soy sauce, while the sesame seeds add an element of crunchiness to these bites. This makes a lovely lunch or supper and is perfect served either hot or cold.

Tofu sushi
Main Meals, Recipes

Tofu and avocado sushi

With my body overloaded with choc and sugar this weekend I am focusing on light and more nutritional food. So I have developed light sushi meals which would be perfect for lunch or supper. I always find it hard to get vegetarian sushi options so I decided to experiment with […]