World Book Day

HAPPY WORLD BOOK DAY! In celebration of World Book Day, I have dedicated a post to share my love of reading and some of my favourite books. I will also share my children’s favourite books and what we like to…

Crêpe Pancake Recipe

PANCAKE DAY! Now I will admit I have pancakes more than once a year, they are by far my favourite breakfast of all time. I usually make them on a special occasions like a family members birthday and the children…

Hellimli | Halloumi Bread Recipe

A little while ago I wrote a post on my recipe for Zeytinli / Olive Bread which is a favourite of mine, so I thought I would add a recipe for Hellimli / Halloumi Bread; because who doesn’t like halloumi…

Courgette & Red Pepper Soup

I really do enjoy a nice warm vegetable soup for lunch during the colder months. Making your own soup gives you the freedom to use whatever ingredients you want and it doesn’t have to take hours to cook. Two of…

Philadelphia & Rice Stuffed Peppers

These Philadelphia Stuffed Peppers are a great dish to serve on its on or as a side to a chicken dish. The cooking time is a little long but the preparation time is quick and easy. My mum used to…

Polish Pancakes Anyone?

Recently I was sent a lovely selection of Polish food from Polish Village Meals. I have always enjoyed trying new cuisines, as I grew up eating a lot of Turkish food and have always appreciated different flavours. This was my…

My Top Tips For A Healthy Lifestyle

For February’s first post I have decided to share my top tips for living a ‘healthy lifestyle’. A lot of my friends ask me how I do it, I eat healthy all the time, I exercise at least twice a…

Cheesy Cottage Pie

  This meal is a perfect winter dish for the whole family which is really easy to make. This is also a good dish to make and freeze for a later date or great to reheat any left overs for…

The Meze Turkish Grill

  Last night the whole family went out for dinner in celebration of my Mum’s birthday. We surprised her and took her to a restaurant she had never been to before, one that we had all been to and enjoyed…