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March 28, 2019

THAI YELLOW CURRY

Thai yellow curry is mild and creamy – a curry that the whole family will enjoy. This vegetarian version includes paneer, a fresh white cheese that is like a less salty version of haloumi. A couple of weeks ago I shared a satay chicken skewers recipe which featured yellow curry paste, with a promise to share another recipe in a […]
March 14, 2019

SATAY CHICKEN SKEWERS

Satay chicken skewers are one of my favourite entrées when we go out to eat Thai food. This homemade version tastes very similar, but is turned into a full meal with the addition of rice and greens. Juicy chicken skewers lathered in creamy peanut sauce are really quite hard to resist, don’t you agree? It took a lot of willpower […]
March 7, 2019

RICE PILAF WITH LAMB SAUSAGES

Rice pilaf with lamb sausages is a simple family meal with subtle flavours. The toasted nuts and seeds add a really nice crunch to the rice pilaf, and the dried fruit provides a hint of sweetness. Adding the fruit to the rice while it cooks makes it nice and juicy rather than chewy. Eat the remaining half orange for dessert, […]
February 28, 2019
Easy, oven-baked tofu that’s golden and crisp without any frying! This tofu and the creamy almond dressing are definitely the stars of the show in these crispy tofu salads.

CRISPY TOFU SALADS

Easy, oven-baked tofu that’s golden and crisp without any frying! This tofu and the creamy almond dressing are definitely the stars of the show in these crispy tofu salads. This meal is really easy to make vegan – just replace the honey with maple syrup. I wouldn’t usually call tofu ‘yummy’ but I found it really moreish cooked like this […]
February 7, 2019

PRAWN POKE BOWLS

Poke bowls are such a versatile, easy meal. Load them up with all your favourite ingredients! These prawn poke bowls feature mango and avocado, as well as a refreshing sesame dressing. Prawns can easily be swapped out for something else. If you’re not keen on seafood, try boneless, skinless chicken thighs or sliced beef rump steak. And if you’re lucky […]
January 24, 2019
This recipe transforms plain chicken breasts into something quite delicious! Honey soy chicken on rice is an easy recipe that the whole family will enjoy.

HONEY SOY CHICKEN ON RICE

This recipe transforms plain chicken breasts into something quite delicious! Honey soy chicken on rice is an easy recipe that the whole family will enjoy. Coating the chicken in cornflour before cooking helps to make the chicken more tender and gives the sauce something to cling to. This sauce is intensely flavoured and incredibly moreish, so we want as much […]
January 17, 2019
This creamy lentil curry doesn’t look the prettiest, but don’t let that put you off! It’s full of flavour, really easy, economical, nourishing and makes great leftovers. Give it a try!

CREAMY LENTIL CURRY

This creamy lentil curry doesn’t look the prettiest, but don’t let that put you off. It’s full of flavour, really easy and nourishing. Give it a try! If you’re looking to cut down on your grocery bill, then this is a great recipe to add to the mix – it’s super economical! It also happens to be vegan – although […]
January 10, 2019
This easy ham and cheese rice slice makes great leftovers for lunch… it’s more filling than you might think. If you happen to have Christmas ham sitting in your freezer, this is one way to help use it up!

HAM AND CHEESE RICE SLICE

This easy ham and cheese rice slice makes great leftovers for lunch… it’s more filling than you might think. If you happen to have Christmas ham sitting in your freezer, this is one way to help use it up! Have you tried my easy veggie slice? This ham and cheese rice slice is similar but uses rice in place of […]
December 13, 2018
This Y.U.M version of nasi goreng is not the most authentic… it is, however, an easy, fast and tasty weeknight meal that’s suitable for the whole family.

NASI GORENG

This Y.U.M version of nasi goreng is not the most authentic… it is, however, an easy, fast and tasty weeknight meal that’s suitable for the whole family. You might notice a few sneaky beans in the photo above. I’ve omitted these from the recipe as fresh green beans have suddenly shot up in price since I took the photo! This […]
November 29, 2018
With lots of interesting textures and flavours, this chicken, broccoli and cranberry salad makes a nice change from your usual salad.

CHICKEN, BROCCOLI AND CRANBERRY SALAD

With lots of interesting textures and flavours, this chicken, broccoli and cranberry salad makes a nice change from your usual salad. This is a really easy meal that’s ready in just 20 minutes. You could leave out the chicken and serve it as a side salad too. The cranberries add a nice touch for the upcoming festive season!     […]