It’s that time of year again. Shopping trolleys are piled high, cupboards and fridges are bulging. A lot of people will be cooking more complicated dishes or for more people than they have before. My Christmas Category is full of great recipes and ideas for lots of Christmas main-stays, from meats and accompaniments to desserts. […]
Christmas is coming! Now is the time to think about the main event. Turkey is not the only option for Christmas dinner, and to be perfectly honest I’m not the bird’s biggest fan. Here are some other options for your table this Christmas. Goose: This is the traditional British festive bird, and a favourite of […]
This is another low-carb diet recipe. As I mentioned in an earlier post, I’m currently sticking to a low-carb (under 100g a day) and calorie controlled diet after getting to my heaviest ever while finishing up my PhD. This diet has been working really well for me and I’ve lost a stone in under 3 months […]
If you’re cooking the Christmas dinner this year why not give yourself the best present of all, an easy time! It’s just one day, it’s not really that much more effort than an ordinary roast dinner, and it is ok to cheat if it’ll make the cook calmer and happier. Anyone that doesn’t like it […]
It’s that time of year again, and if you’re looking for some easy recipes, tips on preparing dishes ahead and classic Christmas recipes take a look at the recipes in my Christmas Category for lots of delicious recipes including Roast Goose, Beef Wellington, Yorkshire Puddings, Chocolate Yule Log and lots of roast meat dishes, vegetables and trimmings!
Sorry I’ve not posted for a while, it’s been a bit of a hectic month! Worry not though, I’ve continued cooking. I’ve also been (mostly) sticking to my diet, Slimming World Extra Easy. Any diet that allows you to have steak definitely gets a big tick from me, you do need to remove the fat […]
This is a quicker and easier way of cooking beef ribs than the Slow Cooked Balsamic Beef Ribs I posted a couple of weeks ago. If the weather ever brightens up this recipe would be great on the barbecue too! Ingredients: Beef ribs – 2lb/900g (well trimmed of fat) Onion – 1 (cut into 8 […]