Banana and Walnut Paleo Pancakes

Banana and Walnut Paleo Pancakes

Banana and Walnut Paleo Pancakes

Shrove Tuesday has completely coincided this year with my obsession with this Banana and Walnut Paleo Pancake recipe.  It is versatile, very healthy and produces quick but absolutely scrumptious pancakes. This year is the first year I will actually be eating pancakes on pancake day and I’m very excited about it.  It always seems to […]

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Cock- A-Leekie

Cock-A-Leekie

Cock- A-Leekie

This week has not been one of my favourites.  I woke up on Tuesday morning to find I had I lost my voice overnight. Apart from the obvious disadvatages of not being able to communicate you don’t realise how it affects little everyday activities like shouting at the tv, talking to yourself and most importantly for […]

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Goats Cheese, Honey and Thyme Cheesecake

Goats Cheese, Honey and Thyme Cheesecake

Goats Cheese, Honey and Thyme Cheesecake

Goats Cheese, Honey and Thyme Cheesecake is the perfect end to a meal. Use the best honey you can find for the deliciously complex and delicate taste. Last week we were treated to a wonderful talk on bees and beekeeping at our WI meeting. I learnt basic bee stuff in Biology back in the day […]

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Cauliflower Crust Pizza

Cauliflower Crust Pizza with Porchetta and Rocket

Cauliflower Crust Pizza

Cauliflower, this is your moment. It really is the new wonder food. The versatility of this potentially bland vegetable is coming into its own these days in unexpected ways. Cooks everywhere are discovering new and interesting ways of incorporating it into our meals. In our house we gleefully use it as a substitution for just […]

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Snickerdoodle and Marshmallow Blondies

Snickerdoodle and Marshmallow Blondies

Snickerdoodle and Marshmallow Blondies

Do I need to worry about my inability to grow up?  Some things I’m very responsible about, my three little monsters, my job, the mortgage, but some things I still react to as if I were a screaming teenager at a One Direction concert.  Although in my day it was New Kids on The Block.  […]

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Blond Chocolate Mousse Cake

Blond Chocolate Mousse Cake {gluten-free}

Blond Chocolate Mousse Cake

Blond is the supposed fourth flavour of chocolate, created by Valrhona.  The Dulcey bar picks up where white chocolate leaves off with a deeper butterscotch flavour.  According to Valrhona lore it was created by accident after white chocolate was left cooking on the bain marie too long.  Think fancypants Caramac, then forget that immediately as […]

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