Potato Salad with Warm Vegetables & Herb Dressing

Real summer food is decorated with summer flowers. I got to spend some time with my sister recently, the first chance we’d had for some proper twin time in months. So, I took her to my new favourite place. In the city centre, near the water front there are now four little gardens all next to each other. A science garden, healing garden, literary garden and an edible garden. This is all part of an incredible project happening in Dundee right now, Dundee Urban Orchard.

The healing garden read more

Sun Dried Tomato Flatbreads with Macadamia Nut & Dill Cheese

Now that the summer weather has finally arrived my fresh herbs are thriving! I love my baby herb garden and I love that I can open the window, pick a few leaves or fronds and totally amp up the good vibes in whatever I?ve got going on in the kitchen. The collection we are growing so far is; coriander, mint, dill, rosemary, thyme and oregano. When the sun is shining, the window is open and I take a deep breath it?s all herbal and so invigorating. I?m also waiting for my nasturtium read more

Sun Dried Tomato & Chickpea Burgers

Dinner is almost always a salad or some sort of left-overs situation in our home. That’s just the way we like it here. A big bowl of vegetables, a grain and lots of tahini drizzled on top. A typical example of our current dinner would be a crunchy green salad (with lots of cucumber, radish and sugar snaps), some grilled asparagus, quinoa and tahini. So simple but so, so good.

There are some days when we just crave something more, something a little different (that doesn?t necessarily read more

Red Cabbage & Asparagus with a Caesar Style Salad

It feels like it has been quite a while since I last posted something on here. It’s only been just over a week but I felt like I had gotten into a routine of creating and sharing with you on a very regular basis and I was enjoying it. But my life got a little busy and a little hectic and then I got very drained.

I?m an introvert, a highly sensitive person and that means I need time to re-charge quite often. Being an introvert, for me, means that even if I adore the people I?m read more

The Super Simple Pizza

I don’t just like pizza. I love pizza. There has been quite a few (OH SO MANY) attempts at making a good, thin, crispy, gluten-free, vegan crust in our kitchen. A crust that obviously tastes good, has good texture and it needs to have some serious structural integrity for all of those toppings. We now have two bases that we rotate between that work really well (hallelujah)!!

This post isn?t about the toppings. It is all about that base (and a simple tomato sauce as well because read more