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The perfect (but controversial!) cup of tea

You know what I love? Tea. I’m not awake until I have my first (oversized) mug of green tea in the morning, which I make incredibly strong using two teabags of the strongest brand I can find. If Ben and I are driving anywhere, even the short distance to visit his mum, I have a… Continue reading The perfect (but controversial!) cup of tea

Entertaining / Party Food · Food · Recipe · Side Dishes · Vegetarian

How to make Whipped Feta

I had four days off over the weekend! Hooray! This of course meant I was able to indulge in a lot of cooking. Saturday night we had Ben’s mum over for dinner and so I constructed the first Lasagne al Forno I’d made in about five years (needed more beschamel!), as well as my classic… Continue reading How to make Whipped Feta

Beef & Lamb · Entertaining / Party Food · Food · Main Meals · Recipe

Oven Baked Lamb Kofta

You ever have those weekends where you have oodles of plans, but none of it comes to fruition because of one small, tiny, factor? Yeah, that was my weekend. After walking for too long in the incorrect footwear (i.e. no heels) on Saturday, I hurt my hips quite badly meaning a day or sofa-rest as… Continue reading Oven Baked Lamb Kofta

Food · Life · Recipe · Side Dishes · Soups & Salads · Summer · Vegetarian

Cucumber & Feta Salad

As part of my Surviving Summer series, I’ll be posting some amazing summer recipes over the next month and given my absolute love of salads, I thought I’d start with this absolutely gorgeous salad for one. This has been my go-to favourite salad for years, in fact, the photo below is from the first time… Continue reading Cucumber & Feta Salad

Chicken & Poultry · Food · Recipe · Soups & Salads

Super Easy Chicken Noodle Soup

I am starting to really love my bad photos. We’ve been home from Paris for a few days now, and I’m still sick! It’s a triple whammy with a stomach bug, a cold, and itchy skin. I haven’t been taking the plethora of multivitamins and supplements I usually take, as I had run out and… Continue reading Super Easy Chicken Noodle Soup