Lunchbox – Greek inspired pasta bowl

One of my favourite things to do in summer is wander out into my garden and sit at the table on the patio with a plate of food in my hand and munch away on something delicious, feeling super smug and probably thinking something along the lines of: “I’m so glad I didn’t spend several…

Lunchbox – spicy peanut noodle salad

There has recently been a nut ban at work. A new starter is severely allergic and so last Friday, we all received an email urging us to bag up our nuts (not a euphemism) and remove them from the premises. It was a sad day for us all. That being said, the health and wellbeing…

Chicken, aubergine and red pepper pasta bake

Oh hey friends and welcome to the BEST RECIPE I’VE EVER SHARED! I really mean it, it’s delicious. You absolutely want to bookmark this one and make it every day for the rest of your life. Like me. But before we get to it, there are a few things I want to talk about: Firstly…

The ULTIMATE guide to the best food in Florence

One early morning car journey, a sunrise flight and a scenic double-decker train ride later, we’re in Florence. Hungry!   Italy is pretty famous for its food, which is great when you’re settled in a restaurant, reading a menu you know is going to deliver and salivating uncontrollably as plates of gorgeous food float on…

Lunchbox – one-pot pasta

One-pot pasta really is as simple as it gets. You can use almost any veggie you want, spice it up with some fresh herbs or chilli and have tomorrow’s work lunch ready in just ten minutes. And only using one pan means only washing one pan. Need I say more? Read more about the Lunchbox…

Creamy lemon and rocket tagliatelle

There’s something really comforting about a big bowl of pasta, especially the kind you can twizzle round your fork! This is the quickest dish I’ve ever whipped up, yet it really packs a punch in the flavour department. The lemon zest and chilli give it a tangy kick while the crème fraiche keeps it light and refreshing,…

Spelt fusilli with salmon, asparagus and broccoli

There’s something really comforting about a big bowl of pasta. It’s quick, simple and wonderfully satisfying, so it’s no doubt it’s a favourite among many. This fresh yet wholesome recipe packs a punch with the zesty lemon and a little kick of chilli, plus ups your omega-3 and iron intake thanks to the oily salmon…