Spicy Parsnip and Turmeric Soup


Want a quick and easy way to add super healthy ingredients to your diet? Get soup-making now with this winning winter warmer! If you've made soup you'll know how easy it is to make right - yet for some reason I never seem to make it as often as I should. This recipe is my … Continue reading Spicy Parsnip and Turmeric Soup

How to make elderflower and lemon gin


If you love fruity gin, then you're going to love this tipple. With gin's popularity showing no signs of abating there's so much choice around, but it's great fun experimenting with your own flavours. Having been a bit of a late-comer to gin, since I discovered a liking to the G&T, I have enjoyed infusing … Continue reading How to make elderflower and lemon gin

How to make delicious, pasta-free lasagne


Do you love lasagne, but avoid it because of the carb-loaded pasta? Well here's a great healthy lasagne that uses sheets of butternut squash instead of pasta sheets and it tastes fantastic! My family love lasagne, so its a special treat whenever I make one. But as someone trying to reduce carbs then traditional lasagne … Continue reading How to make delicious, pasta-free lasagne

How to make a healthy salad that really fills you up


I've never been that much of a salad fan, always feeling that by opting for a salad I would be missing out. But I've had a few great salads recently and have found them really filling and simply delicious. Here's my version of one of those salads .... This salad is really easy to make … Continue reading How to make a healthy salad that really fills you up

How to make and cook courgette spaghetti (aka courgetti)


Until a few years ago the most exciting thing that I used to make with a courgette was to slice in thinly and fry in a little butter. But that’s no longer the case. Courgettes are now the must have vegetable and I have to admit, one of my favourites. Courgettes were once a vegetable … Continue reading How to make and cook courgette spaghetti (aka courgetti)