Perfect Roast Potatoes

I am coming to the conclusion that there are a lot of bat-shit crazy people in this world.    That little fact crosses my mind on regular occasions along with WTF.  “WTF, he/she is bat-shit crazy.”    It is also something I really like saying.  Bat-shit crazy.   It has a ring to it.  I have no idea…

Vegan Mini Banoffee Tarts

Although it  is Friday afternoon and I usually lash out, this afternoon I am simply not in the mood.  Normally it would be a bottle of red, something scrummy, a few too many hours on netflix and staying up past my normal bedtime of 9pm – generally just being wicked.   Tonight however I am not…

Easy Juice

I was weary this morning and all I could think about when I woke was juice.  I have either been baking or in a kitchen for the last 2 days and nights and was craving something super healthy and super clean.    I was also missing my kids so the thought of making anything apart from a…

Zesty Avocado Dressing

I attempted to make Cauliflower Ricotta Lasagne today.  All I can say is that new dishes are not always an immediate success in my kitchen.  There were elements of it that worked, but there were elements of it that didn’t.  To be completely honest the dish was edible but it tasted “vegan”.  The kiss of…

Beetroot Juice

I have been getting into juicing big time of late.  I also think it is a great way of getting more vegetables into the kids.  They love doing ‘adult’ stuff like using knives and chopping boards and they love using pieces of kitchen equipment on their own.  So what has started as a little experiment…

Easy Pumpkin Soup

I think I am becoming more old-fashioned as I get older.  That does not mean of course that I will ever lose the love of cursing.  I was running slightly ahead of schedule this afternoon with Archie and Rissie.   We have a bit of an anal routine but whilst it works I am not…