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ActiFry Chicken Thighs & other quick recipe ideas for when you’re tired!

Whether you’re a busy mum or dad there are days when you simply don’t have the energy to cook but the thought of a ready meal depresses you for its lack of freshness and nutrients. I had such a night recently when my energy levels had hit rock bottom after a busy day and the …

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10 Healthy Recipes

After the excesses of Christmas there is always much talk of diets, detox and New Year’s resolutions. I’m not really a fan of any of these things especially the term diet. To me diets were invented to sell books, classes etc and the problem with them is that as soon as people come off these …

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Mexican Pumpkin Patch Halloween Rolls with Chicken & Wasabi Mayonnaise

Did you know that pumpkins originate from North America and the oldest recorded seeds date back to between 7000 and 5500 BC which were found in Mexico? Well with that in mind I decided to make some pumpkin shaped Halloween rolls with a touch of Mexican spice to enjoy at Halloween. We love Halloween in …

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Mid-Autumn Festival Feast with Amoy

  Mid-Autumn Festival or Chinese Moon Festival is the second most important festival after the Spring Festival to Chinese people. It is traditionally celebrated on the fifteenth day of the eighth lunar month, usually in the period early September to early October and this year falls on 8th September. When the festival comes, people go …

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Slow Cooked Chicken Italian

The longer you own a piece of equipment the better your understanding of it grows and that is very true of my slow cooker. For a long time I took it as gospel that I had to follow the manufacturer’s instructions about only ever putting hot liquids and foods in my slow cooker and then …

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Chicken Casserole & Cheesy Herb Dumplings

What an inspiration Twitter is! I do love this form of social media as I have made some wonderful friends from it and have also engaged with some wonderful brands through it too! The other night I put out a tweet for a recipe to slow cook my chicken thighs as so far I’ve been …

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Chicken Curry

I have recently become a huge fan of chicken thighs as the price of chicken breast seems to be sky rocketing and as well as being far cheaper they are actually tastier and more succulent than breast. So becoming bored with roasting them with various herbs and spices etc but wanted to find something else …

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Warm Chicken, Bacon and Tarragon Salad for Fathers Day

My mum seems to be a never ending resource of recipes and one will just pop into my head from time to time and a quick phone call later I have the bones of one of her old dishes which half the time she’s forgotten about herself. As the recipes are all stored in her …

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Turkey, Bacon & Leek Pie

British Pie Week

Did you know it’s British Pie Week between 4 – 10 March so in its honour I thought I’d try out the Mermaid Round Pie Dish that was sent to me recently. When I worked in caterers/deli briefly many moons ago we made pies most days but they were always in ceramic with just a …

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Yogurt & Parmesan Chicken Breasts

Those of you who read my blog will know that I came into a lot of Greek Yogurt recently and had to drum up all sorts of ways of using it apart from just eating it! Some of my trials have been a bit hit and miss or need tweaking but this dish was a …

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