Lifestyle | A Little Bit Of What Makes Me Happy

Firstly, IT’S THE WEEKEND! AAHHHHHH!!!   It’s been an unexpectedly productive week, with a duvet day in the middle (because what would a week off be without one – seriously?!). How’s your week been?   I’ve been searching for a little bit of what makes me happy recently, after a few months of feeling like something was missing. The experiences definitely got me thinking! So … Continue reading Lifestyle | A Little Bit Of What Makes Me Happy

Recipe | Cajun Spiced Potato Wedges

Ingredients 4 baking potatoes, scrubbed and cut into wedges Olive Oil, enough to coat the potatoes 2 tbsp Cajun seasoning   For the Cajun seasoning 6 tbsps paprika 1/4 cup kosher salt 2 tbsps ground black pepper 2 tbsp ground white pepper 2 tbsps garlic powder 2 tbsps onion powder 1 tbsps dried thyme 1 tbsps cayenne pepper Salt and freshly ground black pepper, to … Continue reading Recipe | Cajun Spiced Potato Wedges

Daily Favourites | Pretty Cocktails

Lots of work, low tyre pressure, one broken phone charger later – it’s finally the weekend – OOFT! We made it!! Recently, I’ve been making an extra effort to see friends, take photos, and make some sunny memories. It’s been beautiful! My cocktail tasting skills have improved,, my eyeliner applying is… getting there… But inflating my car tyres still remains an uphill struggle haha!;-) The … Continue reading Daily Favourites | Pretty Cocktails

Recipe | Simple Madras Curry

Ingredients 4 x Chicken Breasts, cubed (optional: meat of choice) 2 medium onions, finely sliced 4 Garlic cloves, finely sliced 1 thumbsized piece of Ginger, grated 400g Can tomatoes or passata 1 tsp ground cumin 1 tsp ground coriander 1 tsp ground caraway 1 tsp black pepper 1 tsp chilli powder (to your own taste) a half tsp tumeric Salt (Season to taste) 1 tablespoon … Continue reading Recipe | Simple Madras Curry

Recipe | Chorizo Breakfast Hash

Ingredients 1 large onion, finely chopped 2 cloves of garlic, finely chopped 120 g quality chorizo, peel & roughly diced 2-3 cooked potatoes, diced 1 Fresh chilli, sliced 1/2 tsp Dried Chilli flakes olive oil 2 large free-range eggs Method Preheat the oven to 180ºC/gas 4. Gently fry the onion and garlic in a little oil in an ovenproof pan until the onion is soft. … Continue reading Recipe | Chorizo Breakfast Hash

Quick & Easy Pizza

Ingredients For the dough 300g strong bread flour 1 tsp instant yeast (from a sachet or a tub) 1 tsp salt 1 tbsp olive oil, plus extra for drizzling For the tomato sauce 100ml Passata 1 tsp Dried Basil 1 tsp Dried Parsley Toppings Ideas 125g ball mozzarella, sliced or pearls Grated Cheese handful grated or shaved Parmesan handful cherry tomatoes, halved Olives Pepperoni Sundried … Continue reading Quick & Easy Pizza

Buttermilk Pancakes With Pecan And Banana

I N G R E D I E N T S    1 tablespoon of golden caster sugar 2 large eggs 284ml tub buttermilk 25g butter, melted, plus extra 100g plain flour 2 teaspoon baking powder   M E T H O D    For the pancakes, sift the flour, baking powder, bicarbonate of soda, sugar and a pinch of salt into a bowl. Mix together … Continue reading Buttermilk Pancakes With Pecan And Banana