• Easy Garlicky Mashed Potato Cakes

    I’m now weaning my twins in a largely baby-led manor, but to be honest I’m not against the odd bit of purée. My daughter squeals with delight at spoonfuls of food coming in her direction and I find it very hard to deny myself those squeals. However, most of their food is baby-led and an early favourite has been these easy garlicky mashed potato cakes – perfect for when you have leftover vegetables or mashed potatoes (or both!).

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  • Homemade Vegan Shepherd’s Pie

    Yes, I know. Meatless shepherd’s pie isn’t shepherds pie BUT if I tell my mum or grandma I am making ‘shepherdess pie’ I can just picture the odd look they’ll give me. And, really, this is the pie my mum used to regularly serve for a weeknight tea. It’s got the baked beans and everything! Baked beans in shepherd’s pie seems to be relatively common among mums in England, and yet every recipe I found online neglected to add them. Perhaps I’m making some massive faux pas but… there’s beans in my vegan shepherds pie and there’s no going back now.

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  • Simple Kale & Potato Soup (low fat, gluten free)

    Who want’s a simple, healthy soup that doesn’t even need a blender and comes together in under 30 minutes? Surely everybody?! Well, here’s one for your meal planning – an easy kale & potato soup that just needs some chopping and then a simmer on a stove.

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  • Twice baked cheese hummus potatoes

    Potatoes: comfort food or superfood? I say both! These twice baked cheese hummus potatoes are a more grown up twist on the original idea of my baked potato = comfort food, with added chickpea & nutritional yeast health benefits.

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  • Chestnut & Brussel Sprout Soup (Vegan, Gluten Free)

    So, Christmas is done but you have half a bag of sprouts from an overly optimistic pre-Christmas shop looking a bit sorry for themselves in the bottom of the fridge. No? Is that just me? What about roasted chestnuts? I have those hanging around too, I don’t know about you. So, with a winter chill […]

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