Greek Feast

When my friend said she was coming to dinner with her husband, immediately I began to prepare excitedly what we were going to have for lunch. Having studied nutrition, and as a foodie, I absolutely love putting together recipes and healthy food ideas. After swirling a few ideas around in my head, I decided to…

Three Ingredient Gnocchi

This lovely gnocchi is easy to make and tastes amazing. It’s also gluten free! Here’s the recipe: Ingredients 1 butternut squash 1 cup of polenta (plus extra for dusting) 1 egg Method Roast butternut squash in the oven until soft. Then place in a mixing bowl and mash the squash, and then add and mix…

Lentil Burgers with Basil and Walnut Pesto

These tasty and nutritious burgers, topped with a delicious pesto, are a real treat for lunch or dinner and very simple to make. Lentil Burgers (Makes 4) 1 cup of red lentils 2 cloves of garlic 1 handful of pumpkin seeds 125g of mozzarella cheese or tofu 1 egg Method Boil red lentils on hob…

A Christmas Dress and a Lidl Bit of Make Up

Today I picked up a dress for a Christmas party we are attending next month. There was a choice of two: a sophisticated black number from Jane Norman, with white sparkly sequin embellishments, or a more grown up, feminine dress from Hobbs in a lavender purple. I wear an awful lot of black, and it…