Category Archive: Food


We are currently in the season of strawberries, if you are at the greengrocer or fruit and veg section of the supermarket, your senses will be assaulted by the smell of strawberries. Or… Continue reading

Savoury Nuts

I know, I haven’t shared a recipe on here in AGES, and this is almost not a recipe but a throw everything in a pan and then eat. Even though I can’t for the life of… Continue reading


I’ve not posted any recipes on here for ages, that’s because I’ve been the food writer for UrbanVox (oh doesn’t that sound posh). So I thought I’d share with you what the previous months… Continue reading

Recipe Shed – BBQ Brisket

This week at Chronicles of a Reluctant House Dad, Keith has made the Recipe Shed all about Marinades. Google defines a marinade as; A sauce made of oil, vinegar, spices, herbs, etc., in which meat, fish, or other… Continue reading

Recipe Shed – Chilli Chocolate Cake

This week’s prompt for the Recipe Shed is spicy… well that’s what I like to cook, so could have shared a plethora of things.  I like chillies, red-hot and making taste-buds tingle.  I am bad and… Continue reading

The Recipe Shed – Savoury Pancakes

OK so this is not totally veggie, but one of the fillings is… hope it counts.  Also I was up against the clock when I made these, so I cheated, lots! So the… Continue reading

Recipe Shed – Pork Shoulder in the Slow-Cooker with Mexican Spices

This weeks Recipe Shed is all about the kind of food that you yearn for on dark, dreich days… I learned of this prompt as the sun was shining and the sky was the most… Continue reading

Recipe Shed – Garlic Chilli & Lemon Tiger Prawns

OK this is less of a recipe, more an excuse to eat prawns. So firstly a HUGE thank you to Keith at Chronicles of a Reluctant Housedad for this weeks prompt – Flavours… Continue reading

Recipe Shed – Sweet Chilli Jam

The lovely @theboyandme is hosting this weeks recipe shed, and I do hope she will be sharing the recipe for apple chutney, she was tweeting about a while back. As for me, I promised @SAHDandproud, ages… Continue reading

Recipe Shed – Slow cooked Lamb Shanks & Lentils served with garlic Flatbread.

Yes I have been bad, I have not put a recipe up here in ages and ages and ages…. I was reading last week’s Recipe Shed prompt for Moreish food, and I first… Continue reading