I love cooking and I love food even more! So I thought I would create a sub-section to my blog to house the recipes that are creeping onto here ....

Recipes Part 4: Butternut Squash Risotto


I thought I would share one of my favourite meat-free recipes, butternut squash risotto. It is not the quickest meal to make (risotto is never a quick option), but it is delicious and nutritious and, best of all, really filling. ...more

Recipes Part 3: Spicy Lentil Burgers with Sweet Potato Wedges


I was looking for new dinner ideas and bought some red split lentils to try. I had no idea what to do with them, but had heard of lentil burgers (although I had never tried one), so figured that was a good place to start. ...more

Recipes Part 2: Wholemeal Oat Cinnamon Drop Scones


This is one of my favourite breakfasts. Tasty, quick and easy to make, they feel like a real treat on a Sunday morning and are a great way to get healthy rolled oats and cinnamon into your (or your children’s’) diet. ...more

Recipes Part 1: Peanut Butter Flapjack


I have been asked many times, particularly by runners (who are obsessed with peanut butter in general) for the recipe for my peanut butter flapjack.

Having typed out the recipe numerous times in emails and tweets, I realised the obvious answer was to simply the add the recipe to my blog, so here it is. ...more