Oreo Chocolate Bats

Halloween is a time of treats and spooks so why not mix the two! I originally came across the recipe inspiration on Pinterest which were Reese's Peanut Butter Cups with Oreo bat wings however as someone with a peanut allergy, I had to think of a way to try to make some bat friends that … Continue reading Oreo Chocolate Bats

Copland’s Cookin: Broccoli and Stilton Soup

  For Four: 1 small onion 1 stalk and broccoli head 1 celery stalk 2 cloves of garlic 2 Large potatoes 50-100g stilton blue 100g of butter 10-25ml of oil Salt and pepper Optional Ingredients (for four): 200ml of double cream 5g of dried mixed herbs 5g dried oregano 5g dried coriander 5g celery salt … Continue reading Copland’s Cookin: Broccoli and Stilton Soup

Cheats Pizza (Two Ways)

You’ll need -  For the dough: 1 cup plain flour 1/3 tsp salt 1tbs baking powder 2ts olive oil 1/3 cup warm water Or 2 cups plain flour 1/2 teaspoon salt 2/3 cup water For the sauce: 1 small onion 1 clove of garlic 1 pepper 800g of chopped tomatoes  3tbs of tomato puree 2tbs … Continue reading Cheats Pizza (Two Ways)

Sleepy Sunny Honey Bear Cookies

These Sleepy Sunny Honey Bear Cookies have an especially magical meaning to them! The recipe comes from the celebration of the summer solstice - the longest day of the year! - using herbs and ingredients to welcome the magical powers of the sun.  It includes lavender buds to make them sleepy, they welcome the summer … Continue reading Sleepy Sunny Honey Bear Cookies

Salt and Chilli Chicken Chow Mein

The official top 5 list of the best Chinese takeaway meals goes as follows: chicken noodle soup, chicken balls with curry sauce, chicken curry, spare ribs, salt and chilli anything and chicken chow mein. I will accept no arguments. While hungry one night, I decided to do some experimenting and tried to make my own … Continue reading Salt and Chilli Chicken Chow Mein

Lentil Soup and Pan Loaf

Lentil soup is one of life's few true joys. Warm, filling and always homely but what makes a truly perfect lentil soup? Well, that’s for you to decide! Below is my recipe for the perfect lentil soup along with some pan made bread to go with it but the most important thing to remember is … Continue reading Lentil Soup and Pan Loaf