How To Make Candied Citrus Peel


Making candied citrus peel sounds a lot more daunting than it really is. It’s time-consuming, yes, but it’s not that difficult. Not only is it a really yummy thing to eat, but it’s also a great way to use up citrus peel that might otherwise be thrown away. Composting is all well and good, but with […]

Super Green Salad with Salsa Verde & Grilled Halloumi

halloumi salad 4

It’s a brand new year and the perfect time to start on the salads after all the Christmas indulgences. Luckily, Aussie nutritionist Julia Lawson from JL Fit Nutrition is here to share a super green salad recipe, served with her delicious salsa verde. This salad goes perfectly with either grilled halloumi or firm tofu, depending on your preferences. You might also […]

Interview With A Foodpreneur ~ Snact

Can you believe we throw away 7 million tonnes of food and drink from our homes every year in the UK alone? Worldwide, we throw away more than 1/3 of all the food that we grow. And most of this could have been eaten.  Food waste is a big problem. But luckily, food waste heroes do […]

Roasted Brussel Sprouts with Garlic & Salt


Brussel sprouts have a bad rep. For good reason. They usually taste horrible. But you have the power to make soggy, over-boiled sprouts a thing of the past, just by cooking them a little differently. I’ve relied on sprout stir-fries for years, but these garlic and salt roasted brussel sprouts are my new favourite. 4 […]

Loaded Mexican-Style Sweet Potato Skins


This recipe is a great way to use up sweet potato skins that you might typically throw away. If you didn’t already know, I hate food waste. It’s crazy to think that the typical UK household wastes the equivalent of 6 meals per week! Plus you can actually make food go further by using things […]

Stir Fried Brussel Sprouts with a Ginger & Lemongrass Sauce


Brussel sprouts are not everyone’s favourite, I know. I’m fairly convinced that this is because they’re often boiled to within an inch of their life! Bitter, soggy and lifeless; it’s no wonder they’re treated with disdain. But it doesn’t have to be this way! Because if you cook them differently, they taste better. Trust me. […]

Chocolate Coffee Truffles: The Perfect Homemade Gift


I don’t know whether I’ve mentioned this but… (ha, of course I’ve mentioned it) … we’ve all got enough ‘stuff’. So we don’t really need any more. Christmas or no Christmas. Thankfully, there are things you can give that aren’t going to be stuffed into a drawer somewhere or left to gather dust. Homemade gifts for example; specifically food […]