Category Archives: Recipes

The Lazy Man’s Guide To Spinach & Feta Pie

Note: Women can of course make this too. In fact, I made it myself last night. It’s just usually preferable to have your man / toddler / passing Jehovah’s Witness do it for you instead, while you put your feet … Continue reading

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Quick & Easy Hummus Recipe: Mmmm Garliiiiiiiiick

I go through phases of eating hummus for breakfast, lunch, dinner, supper…bathing…what? But that’s no bad thing. This delicious, creamy, filling, smooth mover is bursting full of goodness. Raw garlic is antifungal, nature’s antibiotic and great for garlic breath. Chickpeas are … Continue reading

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Green Smoothie Madness: A Happy & Healthy St Paddy’s Day!

Happy St Patrick’s day! If, like me, your diet is in severe need of a health boost, and probably one to five less Lindt Lindor chocolates for breakfast, then this is your lucky day. If you can feel lucky about … Continue reading

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Stock Up: Simple Tasty Easy Healthy

Homemade stock is the new black, in case you haven’t heard. I can’t roam off on one internet-browsing accidental time-wasting session without coming across yet another reason why this should be reintroduced as part of our modern-day diet. Apart from … Continue reading

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You’re Codding Me: Another Super Easy Fish Dinner

I know, it’s atrocious, I’m sorry. I’ve been irrevocably plagued with the terrible, terrible humour of the love of my life. It’s because the fish is cod…and I said codding…as in cod-ding…cod-ding…cod…are you…no… Anyway. Those who know me, know I currently like … Continue reading

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Winter Fruits

What’s in season? I have no idea. Stripes actually, though more for wearing than eating, so for fruit, I still don’t know. I do know that I remember a day, a long long time ago, when a punnet of four … Continue reading

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Simple Veggie Soup For The Soul

Who doesn’t love soup? It’s warming and hydrating and healthy delicious. It even makes for great hungover food which says a lot for a healthy food. Not that hungover food is on my list of needs these days. More just … Continue reading

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Jamie Oliver’s Cheat’s Pizza: Even Easier…

If a situation involves ease, and cheese and bread of any kind, then I’m all over that; no questions asked. Add in healthy fast-food and we’re on to a major winner. So when I saw Jamie Oliver’s “Cheat’s Pizza” in … Continue reading

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Risotto: Who Knew it Could Be So Simple and Delicious?

I love creamy, heavy food (because I’m human and alive) so the idea of risotto is at times appealing when I’m in a restaurant with an average to below-average menu variety and I cautiously consider it, mainly because there’s nothing … Continue reading

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Grilled Salmon, Avo Salsa, Warm Cheesy Peppers and Mixed Veg

Being Irish, we can be a bit of a mate (meat) and two veg type of household, in-between the exotic spag bol and fajitas now and then of course. So when I was looking at the salmon fillets for last … Continue reading

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