Winning pasta meal in minutes

I’ve recently been doing some work with some of the great Cambridgeshire bloggers and I have been inspired by some of the amazing talent out there and the passion for food in our corner of the world. This weeks “Tastier Tuesday” is a twist on a recipe by Pina from onetwoculinarystew, a Canadian foodie living…

Sweet Spanish Sunshine for Your Table

I was fortunate enough to have a peppermint tea last week with Estafania Led Ramos, Managing Director of Que Rico Tapas, Cambridgeshire’s premier Spanish catering company. Estafania had brought with her a range of Spanish delicacies from the beautiful and diverse region of Aragon in Northern Spain that she was bringing over to the UK….

Vegalicious

  My Tuesdays have just got even tastier with the Old Granary Organic Fruit and Vegetables in Linton! We love our fresh organic fruit and veg but you can’t always get what you want in the supermarket so we were over the moon when our local fruit and veg shop said that they would put…

Home made fish & chips and minty peas

I’ve been buying monk fish tails for a while now and as the family are a bit fed up with having them wrapped in bacon, I thought I would ring the changes and try coating them in bread crumbs and egg. There have been many experiments that have not made it on to the blog…

Who knew home made Sauerkraut was so easy and yummy!

  A very good friend of mine was gushing about how amazing her homemade Sauerkraut was. At the time this wasn’t something that appealed to me but when a cabbage arrived in my veggie box i felt compelled to try this out. I am always slightly concerned when certain food stuffs become “trendy” so i…

Coconut Sugar Test – can the kids tell?

We had our friends over this weekend and amongst the chaos of 6 adults who want to chat and catch up and 6 kids who want to run wild, we managed to carry out the taste test. Everyone had 2 slithers of cake with berries, ice cream and cream 🙂 and they were asked to…

Tastier Tuesday’s Bread n Butter Pudding

  After the Monday heatwave BBQ we had some spare hot dog and burger buns. So inspired by @LintonKitchen and their heavenly bread and butter pudding and driven by my hate of waste i set to work making some Bread n Butter Slices for at home snacks. Ingredients: 500g white or wholemeal bread 500g/1lb 2oz…

Cosy lentil soup

Find out what we did with lentils, coconut milk, spinach and a little turmeric magic

Turmeric Smoothie – the new superfood

Have you discovered the amazing taste of turmeric yet? I was recently working at the Natural and Organic Product Show at Excel, a trade show for the independent retailers, grocery buyers, nutritional therapists and pharmacists, and turmeric was one of the strongest trends coming through in the natural health and wellbeing sector. At the show…

Granola

I have recently discovered home made granola. It all seemed a bit like hard work when everyone was talking about this a couple of years ago so i didnt bother although it was appealing. But now having had nearly 3 years in the natural health industry it’s just so easy! It’s just a routine. I…