Pasta · Canapes · Starters

Marinated cherry tomatoes because my mother told me so…

As a kid I always thought my mother the ‘queen of dishing out useless information’. Information that appeared to be so useless at the time, you fobbed it off, until one day you find yourself scrubbing the basin at work with a lemon to remove a stain and it worked and everyone thought you were… Continue reading Marinated cherry tomatoes because my mother told me so…

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Butter chicken with Naan and a game of Recipe Roulette

Last week-end I decided to take a gamble and play a game of ‘recipe roulette’,  which was very risky, considering I’m on a extreme health kick after my recent near death experience (slight exaggeration) but I thought, stuff it, I’m all in for a little ‘excitement’ Now for those who’ve never played recipe roulette, it’s simple but… Continue reading Butter chicken with Naan and a game of Recipe Roulette

Fruit · Uncategorized

‘After the gall bladder’ – Stewed fruit recipe.

As life would have it, I was happily sunning myself away on my 3 weeks annual summer leave, when life threw me a massive gall bladder attack, with complications….it was bad, horrid, the worst thing ever to happen to me, so I will spare you the details …. I spent days in hospital undergoing tests ….we… Continue reading ‘After the gall bladder’ – Stewed fruit recipe.

Baked potatoes · CHICKEN · Uncategorized

Baked Potato & BBQ chicken filling concoction.

Last week-end I got to spend some time with my sister Tracey and her family. As always we end up reminiscing about the good ole days. Tracey has an amazing memory and can recall every event and word from 20 years ago. She loves to remind me how I cooked a chicken in a plastic… Continue reading Baked Potato & BBQ chicken filling concoction.