Go ahead, order that side of potatoes!

Most of us, especially the ones on a low carb diet craze, think of potatoes as being bad, mainly because they have a high carbohydrate content. I must admit I’ve got the biggest weak spot for potato crisps and I’m sure when talking potatoes, you’re thinking of French fries or a baked potato covered in…

Easy as pie!

Healthy deconstructed chicken pie! What you need: 8 chicken thighs 2 Tbs olive oil 4 garlic cloves 2 large carrots chopped 100g mushrooms chopped 3 sprigs rosemary Coarse salt and pepper Puff pastry (store bought) What you do: Coat chicken in olive oil and season with S&P, place in an oven dish or roasting pan….

Wintertime Osso Bucco

Happy Winter everyone! Wintertime calls for that warm tingly feeling you get when digging into a big pot of… well anything that has cooked for hours! And osso bucco is one of those cozy foods that just spells pure comfort! I made a big pot this week, as it’s been particularly cold! Side note: It…

Creamy Tomato and Mushroom Chicken with Cauliflower Mash

As a cook I always wonder why people love chicken breasts so much? It’s probably the least flavourful part of the chicken! They say chicken breasts are the best part of the chicken to eat. They say chicken breasts have less fat and calories compared to other parts. They also say that chicken breasts are…

Old-Fashioned Chicken Potpie

“Winter is coming!!!” – Yes, I’ve spent the entire long weekend catching up on Game of Thrones. But seriously it’s about to get cold, which means it’s time to get cosy. You know that feeling where no matter how warm the room is, some old fashioned chicken pot pie is the only thing that can…

Summer Lime Chicken Salad

With the start of a new year, most people are looking for recipes that are slightly healthier than the usual and deciding on lunch proves to be a challenge, especially with one sister on a detox, one sister on a diet and my mom who doesn’t eat red meat. So without being too fanatical, I…