Best Ever Bolognese

A healthier version of an Italian classic. Sorry for the flurry of sweet treats on here over the past few months, especially since I’m on a weight loss regime. I shall try to keep these to a minimum these days. Anyway, back to business. One of the first things I did on joining Slimming World…

Chilli Wasabi Beef Stir-Fry

A new favourite way of stir-frying beef. I have lost count of the amount of times I’ve cooked this dish over the past few weeks. It’s too fucking good. Even my mother likes it. The idea for this dish came about from raiding the fridge and store-cupboard one Friday night when I was home alone…

A Simple Carbonara with Mushrooms

A simple idea involving, gasp, a tub of good shop-brought carbonara sauce. Well, if Delia Smith says it’s okay, it’s okay. Now, let’s get to it, we all have a tub or two of ready made pasta sauce in our fridges, whether we like to admit it or not. Personally I like to have a…

Buffalo Sauce

A firm family favourite that nigh on every member of the family has the recipe for. This particular recipe has been made by my mother so many times over the years that she doesn’t need the recipe. It was originally from a magazine spread from the eighties on barbecue food, in Woman’s Weekly I believe….