Tuesday, 17 August 2010

Rice Noodles with Broccoli

This Ken Hom recipe takes advantage of the quick cooking characteristics of rice noodles. Cooked and combined with blanched broccoli, the noodles make a delectable vegetarian dish for one or two people. Any leftovers reheat (stir-fry) very nicely.

Croissant and Chocolate Bread Pudding

Poppy Seed Cake

Hoo are you? Tuesdays


Blueberry Crisp

Blueberry Sour Cream Ice Cream

Pear and Cranberry Pie with Oatmeal Streusel

Raspberry Cream Cheese Crumb Cake

Upside Down Plum Cake

Hot Plum Torte

Mary Berry's Delicious hot plum torte also works well with apples and pears.

Blackberry and White Chocolate Fool

You'd be foolish not to try this one.

Strawberry and Ricotta Ice Cream

An essential summer dessert for all ages.

Plum and Summer Fruit Pudding

A traditional British treat. Why wait for summer.

Cherry Cream Pie

Monday, 16 August 2010

Black Forest Pavlova

A devilish cream, meringue, choc and cherry combination.

Raspberry Pavlova

Be deliciously decadent with this raspberry pavlova.

Raspberry Ripple Fluff

A quick and easy family treat.

No-bake Strawberry Cream Pie

Lemon Curd Custard Ice Cream

Owl Doorstop

I popped in to Laura Ashley the other day and came across this adorable doorstop! It was even in the sale but still bit expensive for my taste. I love a good bargain! Here are some Owl related door stoppers I've found and couple of tutorials for making your own!

£22.00 from Laura Ashley


Shrimp Scampi

Chinese Chicken and Broccoli

Shrimp Fried Rice

Seafood Gratin

Shrimp over Coconut Rice

Buffalo Chicken Macaroni Cheese

Thursday, 12 August 2010

The Wizard of Oz Finds

Happy 71st Anniversary!

Wow, 71 years.. My gran isn't even 71 so thats quite astonishing!

Here are some cool oz related bits and bobs from Etsy and maybe some crafty/party ideas for the future.

Wednesday, 11 August 2010

Recipe Back Log and an Update on Life

Wow okay so I've just posted a loaddd of Breakfast and Lunch recipes I've had saved on the computer for a while and there are a few more to come. I have about a zillion dessert / sweet snack recipes to come that are sooo yummy and gorgeous you'll be heading straight to the supermarket!

Anyway, update on life:

Tuna Rice Salad

A tasty, crunchy rice dish – packed with protein.

Chicken and Peach Salad

Enjoy a crunchy sweet salad with your leftover chicken

Tuna Melts

Apple Turnovers

Homemade Poptarts

Baked Eggs in Bread Bowls

Crêpes Suzette

These perfect pancakes are delicious served with double cream.

Egg and Soldiers

Soft boiled egg and hot buttered soldiers is the perfect wake up call.

Seeded Granola Yoghurt

A super healthy mix you can keep in the fridge to use anytime.

Cheesy, Ham and Egg Muffins

You can never make enough of these hearty snacks.

Buttermilk Pancakes with Red Fruits

Melt in your mouth pancakes with zesty forest fruits.

Banana and Mango Smoothie

A perfect mid-morning snack or add a dollop of ice cream for a super scrummy dessert.

Cherry and coconut scones

Cornwall meets the Carribean...

Strawberry Smoothie

A yummy strawberry smoothie that's an irresistible shade of pink.

Peach Pancakes

Bacon, Egg and Toast Cups

Strawberry Scones