Stilton & Cheddar Soufflés

Soufflés are notoriously scary, but with this recipe I never seem to fail. I only used a little stilton as my kids might moan, but feel free to crank it up and maybe lower the cheddar amount accordingly. Ingredients – Serves 4 25g of unsalted butter or margarine25g plain flour225ml of semi-skimmed milk¼ tsp of…

Recipe: English Muffin Pizzas

This was a really quick tea for us tonight so I thought I’d share it with you! Can’t remember where the idea originally came from, but I’ve been making it for years! It’s so easy to make and all you really need is English muffins, tomato puree and cheese, the rest is up to you!…

Recipe: Vegetable Pie With Couscous Topping

Trying to lose weight is made so much easier with recipes like this! This pie is so delicious and tastes so fresh and is only 113 calories per quarter! You’ll need:450g mixed vegetables (any kind you like, I used mushrooms, courgettes and a red pepper)1 garlic clove, crushed (Got to use my IKEA garlic crusher…

Recipe: White Christmas Slice

Yeah, I know, it’s nowhere near Christmas, but it’s always cake o’clock somewhere, right?! I really need to work on my food photos! This is a recipe I picked up in Sainsbury’s ages ago but I’d never tried it. We had a charity bake sale at work so I decided to give it a go!…

Recipe: Fruity Tea Loaf

My last few baking attempts haven’t gone quite to plan, but I’m glad to say that this one is so easy and so tasty it’s hard to mess up! My Mum used to make tea loaf when we were little and I’ve been a fan of any kind of fruit cake ever since. You can…

Recipe: Mushroom & Sweet Potato Soup

Now that I have an almost fully functioning kitchen I wanted to try out my new hob and stockpot by making some soup. This is a soup which I saw in Rosemary Conley’s magazine but the recipe is also online. It serves 4 and is only 108 calories and 0.5% fat per bowl but it’s…