Posts Categorized: In the Kitchen

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 »

In the Kitchen: Basil & Spinach Pesto

I’ve lost count of the number of times I’ve talked about making pesto. It’s one of my staple foods that I use (and eat) constantly; I add it to pasta, spread it on top of pizza instead of a tomato base, and I stir it into sauces for a little extra zing. Yet, whenever I eat it I get it… Read more »

In the Kitchen: Stuffed Mushrooms

Mushrooms are the one vegetable that I eat every single day and add to every meal possible. I honestly think they’d be top of the list of the five foods I’d choose if there was such a thing as ‘Desert Island Foods’. {Or joint top, how could I forget chilled Dairy Milk!} Anyway, my love… Read more »