recipes

cold peanut sesame zoodles

cold peanut sesame zoodles

I’ve been meaning to make these cold sesame peanut noodles for a long time. There has been a late summer burst of hot weather the last week, so it seemed like a good time to make them. They are based on this recipe in the New […]

chia pudding

chia pudding

OK, chia pudding is so not me. It reeks of hipness and health food, it sounds incredibly worthy and I’ve shunned it for years. To be honest it doesn’t look that appealing either. But after a lifetime of being overweight, and after piling on 10 […]

Christmas roast review and some gravy

Christmas roast review and some gravy

My family Christmas lunch is always pretty vegetable heavy, but I like to have some kind of mock meat to go with our vegetables so it feels like a classic roast dinner. This year I found the roast of my dreams, the Gardein stuffed turkey. […]

springtime, damona cheese and a pizza

springtime, damona cheese and a pizza

Spring is in the air and the forecast of a couple of days of 19 degrees gave me the idea of firing up the pizza oven. So yesterday I made a batch of no knead dough to ferment overnight. Today dawned grey and drizzly, not normally […]