Lunchbox – life changing leek and potato salad

Today is not your average day. Oh no! Today is the day a potato changed lives.   Before we get to the story, let’s first take a moment to appreciate the humble spud. A sturdy and versatile staple, these bad boys can be baked, boiled, roasted, röstied, smashed, mashed, hassle-backed, or dauphinoised; not to mention…

Brunch at Bühler and Co – a.k.a veggie heaven

Brunch.   AM I RIGHT!?   Brunch is one of my favourite things to do EVER. D’you wanna know why..? a) its name ACTUALLY allows for a meal the size of two meals and b) it’s almost always shared with friends.   Food and friends is, to me, sheer, unadulterated joy. Especially when that food…

The easiest granola you’ll ever make

This is one of the simplest recipes I’ve ever posted on my blog. Is that a bad thing..?   Of course it’s not!   Simple is good. Simple is delicious. Simple is the stuff you get out of bed for on a Friday morning. No one wants to spend an hour in the kitchen making…

Lunchbox – Pinterest and Disney inspired ratatouille

This recipe came about because of a picture I saw on Pinterest. It was a spiral of gorgeous veggies, cut into slices, one after the other and reminded me of the adorable Disney film in which a rat becomes a top chef in a traditional and highly respected French restaurant (has there ever been a…

Lunchbox – honey roasted carrot and lentil salad

Sweet, sticky, cumin spiced carrots with a healthy handful of lentils and rocket. Super quick, super easy and beautifully autumnal – I reckon this is the best lunchbox yet. Feel free to add an extra handful of herbs and spices, or a little stock to the lentils for some added flavour. Whatever you fancy really!…

Lunchbox – griddled aubergine and cherry tomato salad

It’s autumn, and autumn means aubergine! These griddled aubergine slices are so easy to do and can be spiced with whatever you fancy. Just drizzle with olive oil and top with your chosen spice, griddle for a couple of minutes each side hey presto – you’ve got a velvety, smokey, scrummy aubergine salad. Perfect for…

Lunchbox – roasted butternut squash and sage salad

Autumn is well on its way and I’m super excited. As the leaves turn orange, so too do the veggies, and gorgeous new ingredients like butternut squash come into season. Earthy, warming and naturally sweet, this roasted butternut squash salad is the perfect healthy lunch that will have your colleagues green with envy. *This recipe…

Lunchbox – spiced kale and pistachio salad

This recipe came about one evening last week, when all we had left in the fridge by way of greens was a big bunch of cavolo nero. I had no choice but to make the gorgeous green kale the centre piece of my lunch the next day, so I just added some nuts and rice…

Chocolate peanut butter NICE cream

You scream, I scream, we all scream for NICE cream! I’ve seen a lot of posts about NanaBar nice cream recently and they all look delicious! So delicious in fact that I had no choice but to make my own as I couldn’t get myself to a NanaBar soon enough. This recipe is super simple…

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…

Red Thai curry with mango and coriander

This recipe is inspired by the most incredible red Thai curry I had while in Cornwall, cooked by a family friend and borrowed from the wonderful Nigella. The addition of the mango was simply inspired, so I was straight back in the kitchen as soon as I got home in order to create my own…

Introducing: Lunchbox!

The one thing I get asked most often is what to eat for lunch when at work. No one wants to spend a fiver everyday on an uninspiring sandwich and a packet of popcorn, but the alternative is to make your own and bring it into work, which can be tricky! So, to help where…