Healthy treats

Tried out a couple of recipes from this month’s Sainsbury’s magazine last night. Some cashew-date energy balls and maple peanut butter raw ‘fudge’.  I hold my hands up, some of the ingredients I just substituted for what I had in the house.  I can be a weirdo with textures and tastes of foods so didn’t … More Healthy treats

Easy peasy nice cream

Over the last week in this warm weather I’ve been making ‘fake ice-cream’ using only fruit, apparently in the healthy eating world that I’m late to come to it’s actually called nice cream.  As an added bonus to it being healthy, tasty and low calorie it’s actually really quick and easy to make. Here are … More Easy peasy nice cream

Mmm meatballs

Dinner tonight was quick and easy Meatballs with Homemade tomato sauce I defrosted from the freezer (the joy of batch cooking). Really tasty and syn free dinner hit the spot! To make your own meatballs follow this link it also makes burgers. And for the tomato sauce just search on my blog, unfortunately WordPress … More Mmm meatballs


For the last month or so I have had the odd email from Graze about restarting my orders, with the lovely bonus of the first three boxes half price.  I have to say I always enjoyed getting my wee box through the post every other week, but then it became a treat I couldn’t really afford … More Graze

Quick and easy healthy homemade burger and meatball recipe

This is a really quick and healthy recipe I use for meatballs and homemade burgers, inspired by Jamie Oliver’s recipe but with my personal changes. The recipe you will use is exactly the same for both meals, only difference is size, shape and cooking times. So what do you need? – lean minced beef – … More Quick and easy healthy homemade burger and meatball recipe