Tag Archives : 5:2

V= Versatile Vegetables!


Versatile Vegetables Happy weekend! πŸ™‚ It’s rainy here… hooray! My plants will be so happy! (and we don’t need to get the watering cans out)! Anyway, please forgive me for not posting cake or chocolate today… this is the last Saturday of the A-Z Challenge so back to normal next weekend! πŸ™‚ Can you believe April is almost over already!…

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S = Simple Shepherds Salad


Simple Shepherds Salad Who is having a productive week then?! I most certainly am! πŸ˜› With the lighter longer days it’s sort out the junk week, spring cleaning time, clear the clutter days and then realise how wonderful your surroundings are! My garden is looking better day after day, several trees are blossoming for the first time ever (that’s so…

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PPPPP Pizza! (Free From)


Pizza! DEGF (Dairy. Egg. Gluten. Free.) Happy weekend everyone! What’s better than chocolate and cake? okay.. that didn’t work! πŸ˜› What savoury food is akin to chocolate and cake!? Yes, pizza of course! Hang on.. this is Life Diet Health… why are we talking pizza? πŸ˜› πŸ™‚Β Β  P for pizza for my A-Z Challenge πŸ™‚ Ooo when I clicked publish…

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O = Oats & Oranges…!!!


Oats &Β Oranges Now that’s something you don’t see together every day! Oaty oranges! πŸ˜› We were trying to think up something other than oranges which could be for the A-Z Challenge letter and then I thought OMGosh… I use oats almost every day! Usually I put them in my blender and turn them into flour and make pancakes or bread…

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Mouthwatering Meaty Mushrooms! Mmm!


Mouthwatering Meaty Mushrooms! Mmm! πŸ˜› πŸ™‚ A-Z Challenge… this is the half way post! 13 down… 13 to go! πŸ™‚Β  Wow! Yesterday was an absolutely glorious day in the UK! The sun was shining and it reached 23 degrees on the coast! πŸ™‚ So… it must be barbeque weather! πŸ™‚ This is a simple dish but so very very tasty…

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Mooli Korma


Mooli Korma Last week I posted a recipe for moola bhaji as I discovered that you could actually cook that long white radish! I have since been experimenting and this is a delicious recipe… not something I would think of eating (or cooking) if I’d been offered a ‘radish curry’ πŸ˜› πŸ™‚ but seriously this is SO yummy! We’re still…

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Courgetti with Quick Pomodoro Sauce


Courgetti with Quick Pomodoro Sauce A very quick post today but nonetheless full of nutrition and flavour! πŸ™‚ Courgetti! πŸ™‚ I don’t know what we did before we had the spiraliser! It is fantastic and great fun too! This is a quick dish for hungry footballers! πŸ˜› πŸ™‚ If you don’t have a spiraliser, go and buy one! then you…

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Tasty Tricolour Quinoa Salad (DEGF)


Tasty Tricolour Quinoa Salad (Dairy. Egg. Gluten. Free.) Quinoa! That grain (it is actually a seed!) that’s full of protein! πŸ™‚ Standard quinoa (at least in the UK) is the white variety and more frequently available now from local sources. However, quinoa also comes in red and black varieties. I cooked some of the black as a side to my…

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Saturday Spiralling Adventure!


Saturday Spiralling Adventure! Usually on a Saturday I post about chocolate or cake, something which takes a bit longer than my usual recipes in the hope that over the weekend you’ll have more time for baking! πŸ™‚ However IΒ was so excited yesterday I just HAD to share this with you! I know it’sΒ not ‘news’ to some of you but to…

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