Mum’s Carbonara

Carbonara, a classical italian dish. Not meant to be made with spaghetti but with Tagliatelle instead. This is a simple and tasty recipe. Enjoy! xx

Ham Hock Mac and Cheese

Cheese and pasta, what’s not to like?! I love a macaroni cheese, it is such a versatile meal. You can have it as a starter, a side dish or a main meal. And my gosh it is great! I love to mix up the recipe a little adding different ingredients and making it something special…… Continue reading Ham Hock Mac and Cheese

Creamy Leek and Kale Lasagne

A lasagne has been a family favourite for decades in my household, but I was beginning to get a little tired of having the same lasagne everytime. I decided to try and change it up a little, and this is the kind of lasagne that I created. Ingredients 300g Kale1 tbsp olive oil3 leeks thinly…… Continue reading Creamy Leek and Kale Lasagne

Chicken, Bacon and Spinach Fettuccine Alfredo

Pasta is such a simple dish to make, you can literally throw anything you like into it and it makes it something special. I love to pack my pasta dishes full of veg and goodness, but sometimes I let us have a naughty binge with our pasta. The Chicken Alfredo is my twist on a…… Continue reading Chicken, Bacon and Spinach Fettuccine Alfredo


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Photo by Anna Guerrero on Lasagne is the single most favourite meal in my household. Seconds? “Yes Please!” they all shout. This is one of those meals where I have to make it big or hear the moans that there isn’t enough for all. It is a rather simple recipe really. You just need…… Continue reading Lasagne

Tuna Pasta Bake

This is a dish that can be used as a packed lunch. I used to have Tuna Pasta Bake for lunch hundreds of times at school. It’s a sure fire way to make sure that little ones are getting a healthy meal, and is perfect for those busy days when school is over. On an…… Continue reading Tuna Pasta Bake

Spinach and Chicken Spaghetti

Pasta dishes are one of the most easiest and simplest meals. Yet they can be healthier than some other home cooked meals as you can add in loads of vegetables and make your own sauces reducing the salt and sugar content. This was a recipe I made by accident trying to attempt a cheese pasta dish.