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Chia seed and Almond milk yoghurts

Being Jamie fans and wanting to get healthy this new year, there was only one choice for Christmas; I naturally bought my boyfriend Jamie Oliver’s Super Food cookbook!  We have enjoyed trying some of his new interesting recipes.  My favourite and most useful so far, is his chia seed and almond milk yoghurts because they … Continue reading

Christmas baking 2016

A little belated yes… but here is my Christmas baking for this year, they were some old favourites and a new addition to the party! So made my (now) usual Felicity Cloake PERFECT Christmas cake, which I first discovered in 2012 and is now a Christmas favourite with my family.  I made three this year and … Continue reading

Chocolate beetroot cake

New year, new cake!  To celebrate the birthday of my fabulous colleague Emma I thought I would try a new recipe (courtesy of BBC Good Food) for a diet-friendly chocolate fudge cake.  I didn’t tell anyone what the ‘secret’ ingredient was until after they had tried it and confirmed it was delicious; only then did … Continue reading

Salmon fried rice

Want Chinese takeaway but can’t face the calories?  Try this healthier alternative which is quick and easy to make and would probably be ready before you’ve had your takeaway delivered! Serves one Ingredients 60g Rice (I used basmati, could be white or brown) 1 egg, lightly whisked 1 Salmon fillet, skinned and chopped (you could … Continue reading

Tuna and brown rice salad

Ingredients  1 Can of tinned tuna (in spring water), drained and flaked 50g Brown rice, cooked 3 Spring onions, sliced Handful of green beans, cooked and cut in half Handful of rocket 1 Tbsp Light Pizza Express dressing Method 1) Cook brown rice for about 20-25 minutes  2) After 15 minutes of cooking, add the … Continue reading

Salmon pasta salad

As you all know, I am positively obsessed with pasta!  I love it almost as much as cake and could probably eat this for every meal I ever have!  I am mindful though of a need to be healthy and not over do it and to this end I made this yummy salmon pasta salad … Continue reading