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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

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

Food · Pork & Bacon · Recipe · Side Dishes · Soups & Salads

Warm Pulled Pork Slaw (with a Japanese Twist)

As part of my recent bid to improve my lifestyle, I’ve started making my lunches to take into work during the week. This means not only do I have more control over what is going into my body, but it’s also an excuse for me to cook even more food over the weekend! Hooray! Also,… Continue reading Warm Pulled Pork Slaw (with a Japanese Twist)

Food · Recipe · Side Dishes · Uncategorized · Vegetarian

Cheats Hollandaise (How to Make Hollandaise in a Blender!)

My favourite breakfast, for as long as I can remember (after being banned from eating Nutrigrain) has always been eggs – scrambled, fried, baked, boiled, poached. I have spent years perfecting the cooking of eggs and I look forward to each and every Saturday having my eggs for breakfast. Oddly enough, despite loving eggs I… Continue reading Cheats Hollandaise (How to Make Hollandaise in a Blender!)

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How to Make Crunchy Oven-Baked Sweet Potato Fries

Every few weeks Ben and I have a movie day, where we pull out the sofa bed, throw on some movies (typically Sci-Fi or Comic Book related), and eat delicious finger food I either prepared the night before, or that morning, or as the movies are actually playing. Typically, no matter what else we’re eating,… Continue reading How to Make Crunchy Oven-Baked Sweet Potato Fries