Pork belly cubes appetizer / starter recipe (slow cooker friendly)

I first had this dish at a Portuguese tapas restaurant and instantly fell in love with it. I found I could use either a large piece of pork belly or belly slices but for me it simply was the best way to cook pork belly slices or whole. It took me a while to perfect…read more

Easy, creamy carrot and fresh coriander soup (slow cooker friendly)

This carrot and coriander soup is great on so many levels. If you are wanting a soup that is easy, this is for you. If you want it to be healthy, at only 56 calories then it hits the spot. If you like it creamy and/or spicy then you are in luck. Even though it…read more

Tasty Pad Thai recipe (with prawns)

Having spent a few years living in Asia (Dhaka, Bangladesh) I often found myself visiting friends who worked at the Thai embassy. We would go out for dinner and they would poke fun at me as I marvelled at the ‘modern’ sights of Bangkok, the Sky train (BTS), the spotless malls and the cinema. I…read more

Easy, healthy and simple salmon soup recipe

  I am not a huge seafood fan if I must be honest but when I do have seafood it has to really float my boat. This salmon soup does just that. I really like it because it’s creamy and warming. It’s a real comfort food for me. There’s nothing like sitting down with a…read more

Easy basic quiche recipe for healthy breakfast quiches

Sometimes you don’t want to have the usual boring toast or cereal for breakfast so these healthy breakfast quiches are the perfect treat for you to enjoy. This post will show you not only how to make a simple quiche but to make it fast and for very little cost. This is a recipe for quiche with…read more

Recipe for the best way to make BBQ pork spare ribs

  There’s something about BBQ pork spare ribs that you just can’t beat. They are sticky and messy to eat but you can’t help but love them. Going out to get some can get quite pricey. You can easily shell out £10 – £12 for a half rack, I know you are paying for the…read more

Simple recipe for the best homemade lamb burger

  I love a good burger but they have to be good and I mean good! I found the best way to get the best burger for me was to make my own, not only can you make one in the same time it takes to go and buy one but you know exactly what’s…read more

How to make suji ki barfi with semolina

For those of you who love Indian/Asian sweets but are not sure how to make them have no fear, this barfi recipe is both easy and super tasty too. I first became aware of them whilst I was living and working in Bangladesh for the UK Govt. The experiences I got whilst there were incredible…read more

Simple recipe for the best moist banana cake

  Banana cake. For me it always reminds me of something exotic, like the Caribbean or some other faraway place.  It’s taken me many attempts to get it right, well too how I like it but for me it’s the best (and simple) moist banana cake recipe you will come across. If like me you…read more

The ultimate New York baked cheesecake (best recipe)

I love cheesecake, especially the baked New York style, which this is. I am also a fan of mixing things up a bit with regards to flavours and this is one of my personal favourite creations. I got the idea from a Persian restaurant near where I used to live in South West London. The…read more

Pork belly cubes appetizer / starter recipe (slow cooker friendly)

I first had this dish at a Portuguese tapas restaurant and instantly fell in love with it. I found I could use either a large piece of pork belly or belly slices but for me it simply was the best way to cook pork belly slices or whole. It took me a while to perfect…read more

Easy, creamy carrot and fresh coriander soup (slow cooker friendly)

This carrot and coriander soup is great on so many levels. If you are wanting a soup that is easy, this is for you. If you want it to be healthy, at only 56 calories then it hits the spot. If you like it creamy and/or spicy then you are in luck. Even though it…read more

Tasty Pad Thai recipe (with prawns)

Having spent a few years living in Asia (Dhaka, Bangladesh) I often found myself visiting friends who worked at the Thai embassy. We would go out for dinner and they would poke fun at me as I marvelled at the ‘modern’ sights of Bangkok, the Sky train (BTS), the spotless malls and the cinema. I…read more

Easy, healthy and simple salmon soup recipe

  I am not a huge seafood fan if I must be honest but when I do have seafood it has to really float my boat. This salmon soup does just that. I really like it because it’s creamy and warming. It’s a real comfort food for me. There’s nothing like sitting down with a…read more

Easy basic quiche recipe for healthy breakfast quiches

Sometimes you don’t want to have the usual boring toast or cereal for breakfast so these healthy breakfast quiches are the perfect treat for you to enjoy. This post will show you not only how to make a simple quiche but to make it fast and for very little cost. This is a recipe for quiche with…read more

Recipe for the best way to make BBQ pork spare ribs

  There’s something about BBQ pork spare ribs that you just can’t beat. They are sticky and messy to eat but you can’t help but love them. Going out to get some can get quite pricey. You can easily shell out £10 – £12 for a half rack, I know you are paying for the…read more

Simple recipe for the best homemade lamb burger

  I love a good burger but they have to be good and I mean good! I found the best way to get the best burger for me was to make my own, not only can you make one in the same time it takes to go and buy one but you know exactly what’s…read more

How to make suji ki barfi with semolina

For those of you who love Indian/Asian sweets but are not sure how to make them have no fear, this barfi recipe is both easy and super tasty too. I first became aware of them whilst I was living and working in Bangladesh for the UK Govt. The experiences I got whilst there were incredible…read more

Simple recipe for the best moist banana cake

  Banana cake. For me it always reminds me of something exotic, like the Caribbean or some other faraway place.  It’s taken me many attempts to get it right, well too how I like it but for me it’s the best (and simple) moist banana cake recipe you will come across. If like me you…read more

The ultimate New York baked cheesecake (best recipe)

I love cheesecake, especially the baked New York style, which this is. I am also a fan of mixing things up a bit with regards to flavours and this is one of my personal favourite creations. I got the idea from a Persian restaurant near where I used to live in South West London. The…read more