Whole-Wheat Strawberry Banana Muffins

With these fruit-filled and whole wheat flour muffins from ‘Thank Your Body, we could almost convince ourselves that muffins are the next healthy eating trend – almost… This winning smoothie combination of strawberry and banana works equally well in these […]

Pain Au Chocolat (The Chocolate Croissant)

  Anyone who has been lucky enough to have been to France, or even just an authentic French deli, will know who absolutely delicious freshly made pain au chocolat are… Think traditional croissant, but with loads of chocolate in the middle. Croissant = […]

Chocolate Chip Pudding Cookie Recipe

I think most people are quite partial to a chocolate-chip cookie.  So what makes this recipe different – the name: Chocolate Chip Pudding Cookie pretty much gives away its secret. ‘The Idea Room’ has made it their mission to track […]

How To Make Homemade Yoghurt Fruit Leather

These yoghurt fruit leathers from ‘Thank Your Body’ are excellent for children and dieters & Weight Watchers. It’s all good trying to eat healthily, but sometimes at snack-time you just want something sweet, which isn’t a piece of fruit. These […]

Parmesan Ranch Snack Mix Recipe

For those of you with a savoury tooth and a snack-habit, what could be more mouth-watering than a bowl of Averie Cooks’ Parmesan Ranch Snack Mix?  Very quick, very easy – really tasty! Ideal for the kids, game day, movie […]

Caramel and Chocolate Gooey Bars

If you are looking for a quick and easy sugar hit – look no further than these delicious and oh-so sticky ‘Caramel and Chocolate Gooey Bars’ from ‘Averie Cooks’.  The name (and photo!) says it all… I have already featured […]

Easy Banana Bread Recipe

We eat loads of bananas in our home; they are one of the few things that everyone LOVES; the problem is no one is really that keen on over-ripe bananas… It seems that no matter how many we eat each […]

No-Guilt Microwave Potato Chips

When it comes to snacks, my snack of choice is potato chips (crisps in the UK). I always think a lunchtime sandwich is improved by the addition of some potato chips… The problem is they are so high in calories […]

Easy Crock Pot Pulled Pork

It’s not fine dining but I love a pulled pork roll or sandwich with loads of smoky barbecue sauce… Sometimes the simple things are the best! Pulled pork is pretty easy to make, it just takes time to cook. It […]

Quick Zucchini Fritters Recipe

As I have said previously, I like cooking and eating seasonal foods and this is especially the case with foods we grow ourselves.  At the moment we have loads of strawberries and zucchini… The problem with zucchini (in my opinion) is […]

Zesty Ancho Chile Glazed Chicken Wings Recipe

This is a nice and quick munchies recipe from the ‘Hopeless Foodie’, that is ideal for game day, movie night and lazy afternoon barbecues.  Who doesn’t love spicy chicken wings? (Sorry vegetarians…) I think it is fair to say that […]

One Shot: Chilled Avocado Smoothie

Continuing the it’s (I wish it was) Summer theme, check out this delicious chilled avocado smoothie from ‘Flavor Boulevard’. It is super simple to make, it’s great for a hot day and it’s pure health in a glass. One or […]