Smooth lentil soup – or as we call it – normal soup is a staple in our house. Why ‘normal soup’? It’s the only soup my 5 year old eats every time. Please don’t tell him it’s got lentils in, or it will all be […]
This spicy aubergine (egg plant) side dish is perfect for family meals. Are you an adventurous eater? Myself and my husband love a bit of spice, and like trying things new. We once visited an African restaurant in London, and delighted in ordering the dishes […]
This easy lamb and lentil curry is a great way of cutting your meat intake and stretching those pennies without missing out on that meaty flavour. This keema is a satisfying curry that is great with a vegetable side dish alongside.
This vegan African peanut soup is not an authentic recipe, but my take on a West African dish – adapted for busy modern lives. African style peanut soup sounds very exotic, doesn’t it? It tastes pretty exotic too. My adaptation takes just 20 minutes and […]
What counts as healthy recipes? You won’t find much here that’s labelled as ‘healthy’. My parents have three biochemistry degrees between them and I grew up reading the Manual of Nutrition for fun. I can tell you all sorts of facts about nutrition and food, […]