Lemony Salmon rice

Its January and, as is the same every year, money is tight. I know we only got paid a week early but somehow I still have 3 weeks till payday and have to really think about how to make everything last till the end of the month. Which is why on Friday when someone at…

Healthy Thai green curry from scratch

I recently blogged about making Thai Green Curry from a jar (for speed) and, because neither of us like it to hot, I started to look at how hard it would be to make it from scratch. When I looked at the list of ingredients needed for the curry paste I realised I had most…

Easy Peasy Thai green Curry

Tuesdays are our favourite tv night so we want something satisfying but healthy to see us though the night. It’s also one of our busiest days at work so I’m usually tired but this isn’t so much a recipe as a throw together takeaway menu with all the taste and none of the huge cost!!…

Bean Chili – Its not just for Veggies!!

I’m feeling the need of something comforting yet healthy this week as work has been all out. So I thought this weekend I would dedicate to making something I haven’t made for a couple of years but I used to LOVE – My Bean Goo – or bean chili to the uninitiated!! It’s a pretty…

My week of not eating sarnies….day three

I’m back on track(ish) with lunches today!! I woke up very late and was really worried that I might not have time but thanks to the power of leftovers I managed to cobble together my mums it’s not quite risotto!! All I did was use the leftover. Sticky Rice from Monday, add in a tin…