Focaccia Stuffed With Pesto & Tomatoes

Focaccia Stuffed With Pesto & Tomatoes

If you are looking for a food project this weekend, look no further as this is it. We've upped the ante by adding juicy cherry tomatoes and by slapping red pesto into a traditional Focaccia. Ingredients: 500g Strong plain Flour 7g Sachet Yeast 1tsp Salt 3tbsp Red Pesto (see link https://mumsinreallife.co.uk/2019/06/19/red-pesto-sauce/ for one of our [...]

The Results Are In…Saturday Night Curry

The Results Are In…Saturday Night Curry

Carly settled on Saturday night takeaway theme for our MIRL dinner, perfect for a night in with friends. In true Carly style, she made it ALL herself. If you've never tried making your own Indian dishes then you really should - they are amazing! Fragrant, warm, spicy and unbelievably fresh. No trace of any nasties. [...]

Dopiaza Date Night

Dopiaza Date Night

If you are looking for a curry to make this weekend, check this out. Full of fragrance and very simple to make, this gets the thumbs up! For the main Dopiaza dish, I gently fried 500g of cubed lamb, 2 onions (quartered), a baby leaf, Cinnamon and green cardamom in 2 tbsp of oil and [...]

The simple Pork Chop…with a twist!

The humble Pork chop. Last nights offerings were stuffed with black olives, roasted red peppers and garlic. Complimented with home made wedges, Rocket and sour cream. All prepped in the afternoon & waiting in the fridge for when the time was right! Oven roasted red pepper, black olives and garlic cloves Stuffed Pork chops held [...]

Greek Night

So, with word that Storm Freya was hitting us this weekend, we headed over to Tahlias’ and Co for a Greek night. Having taken inspiration from Pinterest, Tahlia cooked up a storm! We were greeted with a 7 layer hummus dip, served with mini Pitta breads. The house was a cacophony, one room blasting out [...]

Tantalising Tagine

This evenings menu is this tasty Vegetarian Tagine. This is unbelievably delicious, with fragrances to die for. Ingredients: Half of a Butternut Squash, cut into large chunks 1 Large Onion, thinly sliced 4 Cloves of Garlic, finely chopped 1 Carrot, peeled and cut into chunks Handful of dried Apricots 1 tsp Cinnamon 2 tsp Coriander [...]

Crispy Chicken Dippers

As the half term has come upon us, I've been having a think about some quick and easy dinners that I can encourage the children to help me with. I didn't have to think too hard, home made Chicken Dippers are a kids classic and so simple to make!! With this recipe, I froze half [...]

Delicious Duck Breast & Fondant Potatoes with an Orange Sauce

This is a very tasty dish, which requires a little bit of effort but the results are worth it. Such a good dish for a winters evening, when you need a bit of warming up. Recipe will be available soon...