Healthy Lunch Week – Well I Tried!

On Sunday evenings I generally spend half an hour or so thinking about what we will have for dinner for the week so that I can create a shopping list on the Monday.  I find this helps me save money and food waste as I am only buying what I need. … Continue reading

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Mothers Day Lunch

For Mothers day my gorgeous children bought me some amazing flowers and took me to a restaurant called The Bridge Street Lounge for Sunday lunch.  It was a surprise and my daughter, Faye, had googled ‘best restaurants in Essex’ and this came up. … Continue reading

I have a Spiralizer – and I know how to use it!

I bought my Spiralizer ages ago from Lakeland, I can’t remember why, I think it must have been an idea I got from the latest batch of ‘healthy eating’ cook books I bought!  Anyway, it sat in the cupboard until just recently when I was reviewing a recipe using butternut squash to make ‘squashetti’. … Continue reading

Homemade Granola

I am addicted to granola and yoghurt with a smattering of fruit for breakfast.  I have tried many brands of gluten free granola, some of which are lovely and some had a strange vegetable oil after taste, all of which are quite expensive.  With this in mind I thought how hard can it be to make my own. … Continue reading