Pizza Stuffed Mushrooms

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A couple of weeks ago Rach’s parents came for dinner, I wanted to do a tasty 3 course dinner. For starter I decided to do a nice stuffed mushrooms so I spent some time having a think about what to stuff it with. I didn’t want to do the usual blue cheese, even though that […]

Chilli Lime Chicken Recipe

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I love this chilli Lime Chicken recipe and find that it can be very versatile, although I do find that chicken on its own can be a little bland. I recently did a fillet of Salmon that was marinated, which got me wanting to look into making a nice marinade for chicken. I love the taste […]

Kale and Spinach Breakfast Smoothie

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Kale and Spinach Breakfast Smoothie If you are looking for a nice smoothie for breakfast, this one is perfect. Its got a good mixture of vegetables and a few fruits. When making a smoothie you want to make sure that it’s not just made of fruit, it needs to have a higher % of vegetables. […]

Easter Chocolate Egg Recipe

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Easter Chocolate Egg Recipe I saw a picture that was shared of this chocolate egg and had to give it a go, it looked incredible. The actual method is fairly easy, it is however a little time consuming as you have to wait for things to set before you can move to the next step. […]

Poached Duck Eggs and Asparagus

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Poached Duck Eggs and Asparagus Rach’s parents brought us some duck eggs round and I wanted to make Rach a nice mid-week meal which consisted of a nice starter and a tasty main. Since it was a mid-week meal I didn’t want it to take too long to cook, as we had both just been […]

Grilled Salmon and Spinach

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Rach and I don’t have fish very often so wanted to make some nice dishes which included fish, this salmon dish is perfect. If you like salmon fillet that’s been well marinated then this is perfect for you, it is also very quick and easy to make. The first thing you want to ensure you […]

Cranberry & Walnut Cake

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I enjoy baking and haven’t done any for some time, I came home from work one day and fancied baking a cake. I looked in the cupboards to see what we had and spotted a bag of cranberries and walnuts, I therefore settled on a loaf cake. Once I had weighed out all of the […]

Slimming World Full English Breakfast

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You cannot beat a Full English breakfast on a Saturday morning, even more so when you have a full day of jobs to do. A good breakfast can really set you up for the day, the downside though is if you are trying to either watch your weight or lose some weight like me a […]

Cranberry Cookies

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I love cookies, they make an excellent snack and are even better with a nice cold glass of milk 🙂 I was initially going to make these with just the cranberries but decided to add the chocolate chips as I find they add a little extra chewiness to the cookies, which I personally love. Detailed […]

Low Fat Shepherds Pie Recipe

Shepherds pie to me is proper comfort food for me, perfect for a cold winter’s night. Shepherd’s Pie is also known as Cottage Pie and I do believe it originated from either Scotland or the North of England. I decided to make this dish for an evening after work, I have gone for a low […]