Soothing And Comforting Butternut Squash Soup

Rob is out tonight so it’s just me for dinner. I had a butternut squash in the fridge so made a thick, creamy soup with it. I would usually roast the butternut squash but tonight I’d been to the gym,…

A Simple Lunch

Heat a tin of chopped tomatoes with some vegetable stock, as little or as much as you like but enough to be able to cook some pasta in. Once simmering add some pasta shapes and cook until al dente. Season…

My Bookshelves

I bought ‘Apples for Jam: Recipes for Life‘ by Tessa Kiros today, a signed copy no less! Just like her previous book, ‘Falling Cloudberries: A World of Family Recipes‘, this is beautiful to look through and I can’t wait to…

The Ultimate Hot Chocolate

I’ve tried a lot of hot chocolate drinks. Cadburys, Green & Black’s, Galaxy, Charbonnel & Walker. They have their place but for the ultimate in luxury you can’t beat the real thing. Simply melt squares of your favourite chocolate in…

Autumn In A Bowl

Sausages, sweet potato mash and onion gravy, a perfect dish to welcome Autumn. Fry sausages slowly in butter until sticky and lightly browned, then add a large sliced onion to the pan and saute until soft and golden. Turn up…