Monthly Archive: March 2012

Olive Oil Chocolate Cake

As it was my husband’s birthday today it was a good excuse to raid my recipe box and find a Chocolate Cake recipe.  This one was given to me many, many years ago by an old colleague.  I decided to give the recipe an up to date feel with the olive oil and a bit …

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Chicken and Leek Pasta Bake

This easy mid-week meal is perfect for children and adults alike.  Make sure you use a good strong cheddar as this makes all the difference. 4.7 from 7 reviews Chicken and Leek Pasta Bake   Print Prep time 10 mins Cook time 25 mins Total time 35 mins   A good mid-week family meal that’s …

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5-A-Day Butterbean & Chorizo Bake

Butterbean and Chorizo Bake

Had a fridge full of various vegetables and a tin of butter beans so this is the result and I have to say that all plates were cleaned with vigour. This dish is like a rainbow and is delicious with some wholemeal buttered crusty bread.  Just scoop on and enjoy! Try this dish with your own …

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Lillian’s Apple Cake

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I don’t know who Lillian was but my mother has been baking this yummy Danish cake for as long as I can remember. Fresh apple slices and cinnamon are complemented by a divine nutty topping which gets toasted whilst baking. My family loved this cake which I baked for the first time today! Serve with a cup of tea or as a dessert with a …

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Chicken with Pesto and Mozzarella

Chicken with Pesto and Mozzarella!

This recipe is great when you are in a hurry but don’t want to compromise on taste or nutrition.  I came up with the idea after making a ciabatta pizza.  While the chicken is frying I put the pasta on to boil and throw a salad together, et voila, a simple delicious meal. 5.0 from 3 reviews …

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Glenda’s Winter Lentil Soup

Main meal soup

Hello fellow food lovers, this is my first ever post and I’ve no idea how this all works but hopefully through trial and error I will learn! I thought I would start with one of my family’s favourite soups. Lentils, bacon and chunky vegetables are married off with a citrus zing. This soup came from …

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