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Homemade sweet potato gnocchi! Such a great idea and I very much took inspiration from a lovely dish I had a Sotto Sotto this April (tender, beautiful sweet potato gnocchi with broccoli and sea bass… amazing). Disregarding the many homemade gnocchi recipes that flood your feed, claiming a variety of approaches and ingredients, i decided […]

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Homemade Healthy Millionaire Shortbread

Here goes my dabble at making a healthy millionaire shortbread. Having tasted the likes of Livia’s Kitchen and her healthy alternatives to the real thing, coupled with a free evening, nothing better to do, and the strong desire to be healthy whilst, first and foremost, not giving up on snacking entirely, I ventured down a […]

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Homemade pizza and a g&t
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Homemade Pizza

Pizza once a week seems to be a little bit of a weekly tradition now… usually Sundays but sometimes on a Friday, post a few g&ts – perfect. Either way, I am not talking dominoes, but a nice almost rustic Italian takeaway chain Firezza , which does hit the spot in a guilty pleasure, combined […]

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Healthy Homemade Seafood Risotto

Shops might be stocking up on their spring lines, but we all know it’s still very much the heart of winter, with scarf wearing freezing temperatures and dark afternoons, where all you want is to be snuggled up on the sofa with Netflix and your favourite fluffy blanket. The only thing missing from this almost […]

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Skinny lemon, coconut & honey muffins

Following people who blog about healthy and nutritious food on Instagram is always entertaining, and a good way to spend the morning browsing through inspirational baking and cooking ideas. Usually I try to make a mental note of some of the interesting recipes, knowing full well that I might not actually get round to recreating […]

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Homemade Bircher Muesli

Very straightforward but thought i’d share the love. Bit lazy on the apple chopping but also added blueberries & mango Bircher muesli is essentially just a pot of yoghurt, oats, and fruits and ┬ánuts. I make mine with total 0 yoghurt, or any low fat yoghurt for that matter, some Alpro Coconut milk or just […]

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10 minute Bacon & Egg Muffin

Ideal for a quick breakfast or even an afternoon snack! This works with any type of bacon, or ham (I even tried it with prosciutto). Take a cupcake tray and fill the cupcake shaped gap with a piece of bacon or ham. Then crack and egg into it and place into the oven at 200 […]

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Guilt Free Brownies

My Homemade Sweet Potato Brownies with Polenta, Honey, Dates, Cocoa and a selection of yummy nuts are defintely the nearest to guilt free one can get! Simply blend sweet potatoes and 15 large dates together after steaming the 2 large sweet potatoes first. Mix this with 1/2 a cup of polenta, 5 table spoons of […]

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