Winter

Happy Smoothie (Banana And Cacao Smoothie)
Happy Smoothie (Banana And Cacao Smoothie)

I call this a Happy Smoothie because that is exactly what it does! A mood-enhancing smoothie with the goodness of bananas, cacao, almond and cinnamon, this smoothie not only provides beneficial potassium and antioxidants but improves the mood and makes you feel...

Indo-Chinese Chicken Sweetcorn Egg Drop Soup
Indo-Chinese Chicken Sweetcorn Egg Drop Soup

A hearty, lusciously thick, delicious soup ready in just 10 minutes. This Indo-Chinese Chicken Sweetcorn Egg Drop Soup has saved my life on more occasions than I can remember. It is a staple after-school snack during winter and so easy, even the boys can put it...

Oven Baked Thai Green Chicken Curry
Oven Baked Thai Green Chicken Curry

There is nothing more satisfying than a curry that pretty much bakes itself in the oven. This Oven Baked Thai Green Chicken Curry recipe is not only super delicious but a lifesaver. Plus it smells and tastes exactly like the curries at the restaurant with the addition...

Vegan Chana Masala (Chickpea Curry)
Vegan Chana Masala (Chickpea Curry)

Chana Masala is a traditionally famous vegan dish from Punjab in northern India. A humble, home-style dish of tender chickpeas swimming in a delicious sauce, Vegan Chana Masala is one of our favourite weeknight dinners. Smoky, spicy and comforting, it comes together...

Sun Juice (Immune Boosting Carrot Orange Turmeric Ginger Juice)
Sun Juice (Immune Boosting Carrot Orange Turmeric Ginger Juice)

A stunningly vibrant juice, orange like a beautiful sunrise and with the warmth of a bright sun. This Sun Juice has the immune-boosting goodness of carrot, orange, lemon, fresh root turmeric, fresh ginger and a touch of black pepper. We make this every week in our...

Tomato Egg Drop Soup
Tomato Egg Drop Soup

A vegetarian Egg Drop Soup for all you lovers of silky egg ribbons in a bowl. This Tomato Egg Drop Soup is an Indo-Chinese take on the famous Chinese Tomato Egg Drop Soup. A 10-minute recipe, bursting with umami flavour and hearty enough to be a complete meal. Why You...

Oven Baked Miso Salmon
Oven Baked Miso Salmon

A recent family favourite no-fuss, one-tray baked dinner. I created a recipe for this Oven Baked Miso Salmon after discovering that I could buy slabs of boneless salmon online. This Japanese-inspired Asian baked salmon only needs a really good marinade that can be...

Rhubarb Strawberry Polenta Traycake
Rhubarb Strawberry Polenta Traycake

A beautiful winter bake, this gluten-free, dairy-free Rhubarb Strawberry Polenta Traycake is baked low and slow for a gorgeous golden brown crust studded with perfectly caramelized winter fruit. Enjoy as a teacake or serve warm as a pudding with a dollop of cream or...

Chocolate Apricot Marble Loaf
Chocolate Apricot Marble Loaf

Another beautiful, sturdy loaf to add to the Sturdy Loaf Appreciation Club - this Chocolate Apricot Marble Loaf is as delicious as it is fun! Marble cakes are delightful and bring a child-like glee to the cake table and this loaf is no exception. Not only do you get...

Spaghetti Fritters
Spaghetti Fritters

When my boys were little, I used to often make them Noodlecakes. This Spaghetti Fritter recipe is a more sophisticated take on that childhood recipe and a perfect antipasti snack when you are hanging out in the evening around the coffee table during the school...

Oven Roasted Tomato Garlic Saffron Soup
Oven Roasted Tomato Garlic Saffron Soup

A divinely delicious Oven Roasted Tomato Garlic Soup made extra special with the decadence of saffron and the warming smokiness of paprika. Utterly easy to make! Roast all veggies in a tray in the oven, blend the roasted veggies in the blender. Add spices and warm in...

Air Fryer Burnt Basque Cheesecake
Air Fryer Burnt Basque Cheesecake

The custard-like, velvet-smooth cheesecake with the burnt top, the world-famous Burnt Basque Cheesecake is one of the easiest desserts you can make. Blend 7 ingredients in a blender, pour in a cake tin and pop in the Air Fryer for just under half an hour for a...