Category: main meals

Recipe: Chinese 5 Spice Pork Lettuce Cups

I’m a little in love with Chinese 5 Spice at the moment. I’m no expert in Chinese cooking by a long shot, but the flavours in 5 spice seem to taste really similar to hoi sin sauce, and in turn, remind me of my all time favourite Chinese dish: Crispy Duck Pancakes with Hoi Sin…

Recipe: Baked Chicken and Cauliflower Rice two ways

I love my veggies. I never thought I would be able to say that but I do! One thing I have really embraced when it comes to this healthy living malarkey is eating lots of veg. I think the trick with really learning to love veggies is experimenting with how you cook them. Don’t like…

vegetarian

Recipe: Squash and Chard (or spinach) Frittata

A couple of weeks ago I made my now regular visit to the October farmers market in Newcastle Upon Tyne. The market runs every month, but from past visits I’ve realised that the only months that seem to feature fruit and vegetable sellers are the autumn ones. The sellers at this farmers market offer some…

vegan

Burgen Sunflower and Chia Bread Lasagne Recipe

A few weeks ago I was contacted my a representative of Burgen Bread to see if I would be interested in trying out their new Sunflower and Chia Seed Bread. I was intrigued by the idea of chia seeds in bread, I’m already a big fan of these little seeds that are packed with healthy…