He’s a real spud

I love a potato gratin with a steak, it’s warming and delicious and reminds me of living in Paris growing up. But with cream, cheese and butter it’s very rich and not very forgiving on the hips so I needed to find a suitable healthier alternative. Don’t get me wrong these are still not healthyContinue reading “He’s a real spud”

Dips don’t lie

It’s finally the end of another week and in Dutch households that means a daily borrel! Served at around 5pm and enjoyed by family and friends it’s more than just pre-dinner drinks but not quite as formal as a reception. In a more traditional Dutch household they would serve deep fried Dutch specialties however inContinue reading “Dips don’t lie”

You guac my world!

Happy Friday!! Every Friday I will be sharing different snack foods to accompany your ‘it’s 5 O’clock somewhere’ drink and I’m starting with my fave! Guacamole is my absolute favourite snack, I love the flavours and the freshness and when you’re dipping it always seems to last a little bit longer than when you haveContinue reading “You guac my world!”

Knead to know basics

There’s nothing more wholesome than freshly made bread still warm from the oven. However, with the world being in lockdown and access to yeast being non-existent finding an alternative was a necessity. This recipe is absolutely delicious and makes you feel warm and fuzzy inside and only uses pantry basics that most will have accessContinue reading “Knead to know basics”

Don’t listen to the crêpe

Happy Easter everyone!! There’s nothing I love more than a Sunday morning, starting off with a coffee in bed followed by a brisk 5km walk and then pancakes! The fluffier the better! It’s the thing I look forward to most in the week and makes for the perfect brunch topped with maple syrup and freshContinue reading “Don’t listen to the crêpe”