Posts Categorized: In the Kitchen

In the Kitchen: Bacon & Cheddar Breakfast Muffins

  A month or so ago I talked about the breakfast recipes that I make when I want to impress people. I picked my 5 favourites and shared all the details over here, well today I’ve got a new recipe to add to the list, these cheese and bacon savoury muffins, which are delicious. Okay,… Read more »

In the Kitchen: Chicken Pilaf

At this time of year Sundays have taken on a new tradition in my house,  if I’m not out and about and visiting people, then they tend to be my productive, cosy, homebody day where I don’t leave the house at all, but I get all of the things done. Everything from cleaning, running, napping, reading, Christmas… Read more »

In the Kitchen: 5 Breakfasts to Impress

  I think that breakfast is possibly my favourite meal of the day. Not only are you getting to eat for the first time in 12 or so hours, but there’s so much choice. The variety of breakfast astounds me. Should I have cereal or toast, a bagel or a fry up. Which pastry do I… Read more »

In the Kitchen: Mocha Cupcakes

  Let’s talk about cupcakes. Cupcakes, are the best thing ever. There’s something about the size of them and the ratio of icing to cake that feels so decadent. Seeing rows of cupcakes in a shop makes me smile and eating one doesn’t feel as bad as eating a slice of cake. Also I think they… Read more »

In the Kitchen: Breakfast Scramble

When I was a child, Sunday was the one lazy(ish) day in our house. Every other day the house was a hive of activity from 6:30 onwards – yes even on a Saturday, Saturday was the day of the early morning food shop (my Dad with me and my sisters) and house cleaning/washing (my Mum), gosh we… Read more »

In The Kitchen: Sticky Ginger Chinese Chicken

I think everyone probably has those go to recipes that they turn to when they want something filling, but easy and also quick for dinner. I certainly do. Today’s recipe is a favourite because it’s so delicious, it’s relatively quick and it tastes as good as anything you order from a takeaway shop. But obviously… Read more »