Category:  Mains

Home » Archive by category "Mains"
Holly_Lamb_Pie_5 (800x450)

Lamb, pea and mint pie with rough puff pastry

In Lamb, Other, Pastry, Tarts and Pies On March 23, 2015 0 Comments

Now I made a similar pie to this on This Morning and it was easy, oh so easy. You just stirred it on the hob, covered it in raw… Read More »

spinach ricotta and sweet potato one layer lasagne

Spinach, ricotta and sweet potato lasagne

In Veggie On March 16, 2015 5 Comments

This is one of those surprise recipe experiments that’s both delicious and also quick. I love quick. Quick and I are the best of friends. It’s also meat… Read More »

pancakes

Never fail pancakes

In Other, Puddings, Snacks, Veggie On February 17, 2015 0 Comments

I feel I could be in danger of teaching grandmother to suck eggs. But I’m ploughing on through anyway. It’s pancake day, or rather Shrove Tuesday. The day… Read More »

sweet potato pancakes (640x403)

Fluffy sweet potato pancakes

In Sides, Snacks, To start, Veggie On February 12, 2015 2 Comments

Pancake day is looming. So I thought I’d offer you up something just a little different. I know you like your wafer thin crepes with sugar, lemon, Nutella,… Read More »

20150128-111753.jpg

Lamb & pea pie with crispy sliced potato topping

In Lamb, Tarts and Pies On January 28, 2015 6 Comments

I turned 35 on Saturday. My husband and I celebrated by watching a sci fi movie at the cinema and getting a bit tipsy on house red wine… Read More »

halloumi courgette and carrot fritters

Halloumi, courgette & carrot fritters

In Snacks, Veggie On January 20, 2015 5 Comments

I had dinner with a friend recently. She’s my Very Amusing Mum Pal. A VAMP if you will. We got to talking about our sons’ behaviour when eating… Read More »

crunchy meatballs

Crunchy piggy meatballs

In Other, Pork, Snacks, To start On January 13, 2015 10 Comments

I am hurtling towards the grand old age of 35. I know many reading this will scoff that really, that’s so young. But I’m worried. Less about the… Read More »

lemon drizzle loaf 2014

Top 10 blog posts of 2014

In Biscuits, Cakes and Bakes, Other, Snacks, To start, Veggie On December 31, 2014 0 Comments

What a year! What a glorious year. My third baby born, my first book also ‘born’ (ahem), I’ve become one of the Huffington Post’s recipe writers, am proud… Read More »

2 minute marinade chicken

2 minute marinade chicken thighs

In BBQ, Chicken, Other On December 30, 2014 2 Comments

Has the trifle all gone yet? Twiglets? Cheese shape thingies? What about the ham? Or the Quality Street? Phew. Thank goodness for that. If you need something a… Read More »

hazelnut and cranberry stuffed turkey

Christmas day cooking: a user’s guide

In Cakes and Bakes, Christmas, How to, Other, Pastry, Puddings, Sides, Tarts and Pies, Turkey On December 18, 2014 2 Comments

For those of you who laugh in the face of Christmas day, shouting ‘it’s just a big roast, what’s all the fuss about?’ then go away and be… Read More »