Creamed spinach

I’m trying to get us to eat a greater variety of vegetables so this week’s experiment was with spinach – a creamed version.  (The adults skipped the carbs with this meal to make up for the cream!)  We love eating creamed vegetables with something...
Chicken, chorizo and sweetcorn soup

Chicken, chorizo and sweetcorn soup

I came up with this recipe while looking for something light but warming to feed Mr S when he comes back from his black belt class on winter evenings. It’s deceptively filling for soup, especially if you serve it with chunky bread. Unlike many soup recipes, you...
Easy sweetcorn chowder – a warming winter soup

Easy sweetcorn chowder – a warming winter soup

Although it’s mild for the time of year, it’s still definitely soup season for me and this easy sweetcorn chowder recipe is my absolute favourite.  The rest of the family love it too. I can’t remember where I got it from.  (I’ve had it...
Roasted red peppers with tomatoes

Roasted red peppers with tomatoes

After days of overindulging in rich Christmas food, it feels good to start 2016 with a more healthy lunch.  Quick to prepare and taking just 20 minutes to cook, we love these roasted red peppers for a light lunch or starter at any time of year. SERVES 2 Ingredients 2...