Sorry for the lack of posts recently, I’ve been cooking my socks off and feel like my feet have hardly touched the ground.  But this is a really lovely recipe which I hope will make up me being a little quiet.

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Garlicky mushroom, parmesan brown rice risotto with truffle oil

This is the ultimate in fast food dishes.

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Warm prawn salad with peas, courgette, ginger and chilli

There are many reasons you should think about cutting back on your dairy intake…and one of them is how utterly delicious this cashew cream is.

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Dairy-Free Cashew Cream

Spaghetti squash is one of those strange miracles of nature.  It’s almost as magical and mystical as the rivers of bubbling chocolate in Willy Wonka.  Too good to be true..

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Spaghetti Squash with prawns, tomato, coconut milk and spring onions

Make this for breakfast and I promise you will be bounding out of bed in the morning, desperate to get to the kitchen.

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The best bircher muesli….brown rice milk soaked oats with chia seeds, topped with crushed berries, orange zest, crushed pistachios and coconut yoghurt

I often wax lyrical about the virtues of dark chocolate.  The darker it is, the better it is for you.  And as true as that is…that doesn’t stop me sometimes dying for a piece of white chocolate!

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Homemade healthy white chocolates

Making my own Almond milk makes me feel like some sort of goddess.  Like I should have my hair in beautiful plaits and should be followed round by a little flying cherub who fans me with a large white feather and feeds me peeled grapes…and no pudge chocolate fudge brownies.

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Homemade Cashew Nut Butter

I love this time of the year.  Yes, the warm(ish) weather is okay.  And yes it’s very nice that the days are longer.  I will agree it’s rather nice that it isn’t pitch dark when you wake up in the morning.  But what I love so much more than all these things are… courgette flowers.  They are literally the bees knees.

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Courgette flowers stuffed with ricotta, mozzarella, anchovy, lemon and basil

Hold onto your hats folks, these cookies are a game changer

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Healthy melt in the middle chocolate chip cookies…

I don’t know about you but if I am having a bad day, I immediately start to crave something comforting to eat.  It’s like I want a hug from the inside.  And that’s exactly what this beautiful little ‘pizza’ does.  Picks you up, wipes away those tears and gives you a jolly good hug.

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Socca (chickpea) pizzas with garlicky mushrooms, goats cheese, mozzarella and truffle oil (GF)