Steamed Ladies Fingers (Okra)

Ladies fingers aka okra are Hubs’ favourite veggies of all time. Yes, he likes spinach, he likes veggies in general but ladies fingers? He absolutely loves them. A lot of people are turned off by the slimy insides and I can see why! However, if they are prepared well, ladies fingers would end up being […]

Weeknight Braised Mustard Chicken

We eat a lot of chicken in this household. I find it the easiest to prepare and has a low failure rate no matter what I do with them. I can roast, boil, steam, braise, grill… chicken doesn’t ever really disappoint. I feel like a lot of that is attributed to the fact that I […]

Pork Burger

A couple of weeks ago, I made & shaped burgers for the freezer. I cooked the beef one recently but now, pork makes it’s appearance. More specifically, the Sage & Thyme version. These burgers are just wonderful because bacon is already incorporated into the patties, keeping the burger moist & juicy. I wanted to make this […]

Blueberry Muffins

I found some Peruvian blueberries at the grocery for fairly cheap yesterday & got myself 3 little trays. Trust me when I say I was on my phone already Googling up recipes for blueberry muffin recipes on the way home. I’ve always loved blueberries but because, once again, they are not native here, they can get […]

Bacon & Dates Brussels Sprouts

My brother sent me a picture of a stalk full of Brussels sprouts that he got for for like £2 or something outrageous like that. I was sooooo jealous. One little tiny carton here that contains maybe 12 sprouts costs at least twice as much! They’re usually quite dried and shriveled during the regular times of […]