“For my birthday I want you to make me a Key Lime Pie” he said. “You got it” I said. And that was that. The very first year that we were together, and when I […]
Translated from the Arabic actually means pampered papa. Which is more than a bit weird. But actually, this isn’t real Arabic Baba Ghanoush, because it doesn’t have any tomatoes or onion in it. This would […]
“Mum can I have some of yours?” In the complete knowledge that I am going to sound like a Smuggy Von Smuggerson, this is what Emmie said when she saw this dinner. And she and […]
Today’s is a swift 20 minutes from start to finish. 25 if you’re taking your sweet time. Fresh salmon on a bed of green pesto orzo, topped with parsley and spring onions. A veritable taste […]
Don’t switch off. I know that the words stir fry don’t really deliver in terms of culinary excitement. I’m there. I’m with you. I know. That said. I do really like this dish. I mean, […]
You know it’s probably a recipe to repeat when you see an empty, licked dish at the end of a meal. Especially when your audience is 4 & 2. A lot of people have been […]
Healthy eating is a priority for most of us. But we don’t always have the time nor the inclination to invest in whipping up dinner at the end of a long day. So I’ve been […]
When you live abroad, there are things that you really don’t realise that you miss until you revisit them. Pret a Manger or Pret as it seems to be these days, is one of those things for me.
Adapt and overcome has been James’s motto ever since I’ve known him. I’ve had to really embody and embrace that sentiment myself an awful lot recently and it hasn’t always been the easiest thing to do.
The children and I spent the weekend in Spain. Alicante to be precise. Long story. Don’t worry, I will get around to telling it. And it was warm. So very very warm. We were even […]