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Vegetarian meals

Vegetarian meal ideas As our thoughts often turn to healthy eating in January, and many of us are trying to include more vegetables in our diets, I thought it would be useful to share some of my favourite vegetarian meals. What are the benefits of eating more vegetables? Fruit and vegetables are a great source of vitamins and minerals essential …

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Slow-cooker guide

why i love my slow-cooker If you’re familiar with my recipes, you’ll know that I love my slow-cooker! My Grandma sent one to me at my university accommodation via mail order in 2001, and it’s still going strong 19 years later! What’s so great about a slow-cooker? The joy of a slow-cooker is that it’s very ‘hands off’ cooking, often …

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The best autumn soups

The best Autumn soup recipes For me, Autumn in the time when I most want to eat soup. It’s cosy, warming and nourishing. Soups are a brilliant way of increasing your intake of vegetables, and also ideal for getting around fussy eaters by blending everything together. A hand-blender is an essential bit of kit for soup-making, and they really aren’t …