Tag Archive | cooking

Lemony-Garlic Chicken and Chickpea Wrap

  Lunch is probably the meal that I overlook the most, but I’ve been trying to up my game recently, especially when I’m taking a packed lunch to work. I need that midday pick me up to look forward to, and something healthy that’s not going to make me feel sluggish for an afternoon in […]

Crème brûlée and Ginger Rhubarb Compote

Seeing as my posts have been very wordy recently, I thought I’d return to something simple, something that speaks for itself: crème brûlée with ginger rhubarb compote.   I love cracking into the caramelized sugar top, almost as much as I love the creamy rich vanilla brûlée mixed with the gingered, tangy rhubarb. Recipe after […]

Butternut Squash, Sage and Ricotta Cannelloni

The first time I made this cannelloni was for a family gathering back in the autumn, specifically for a veggie family member. Although veggie and omnivorous family alike raved about it, it didn’t quite hit the spot for me. So I decided to play a little bit with the combinations: leeks rather than onions; sage […]

Baked Stuffed Tomatoes with Sweet Potato and Kale

I work from home a lot, which is generally considered an enviable thing, and it’s true, I do tend to be more relaxed, focused and productive because I can still be in my jammies at midday. I’ve noticed however, that I tend to be pretty bad at self-care on the days that I work from […]