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A view from my cupboard (and spicy tomato, kale and bean soup)

After weeks of raking around the UK, house-sitting for various moggies and doggies, and catching up with friends and families, we have finally moved in to our new house in Cornwall. 1,175 more words


Chicken and butter bean soup. 

As well as doing the green juice cleanse for the week. I thought that it might be best to at least have something to eat for dinner. 332 more words


Summer Succotash

We have a Succotash recipe that we really like. It’s heavy on cream and uses frozen corn and lima beans. It is a hearty dish that works really well throughout the cooler weather months. 286 more words



Nothing better to sit down  at the table with to eat than a bowl of beans cooked down to a thick soup….The only thing missing was my slice of homemade cornbread and a glass of that good ole sweet tea, but my food program doesn’t allow me to have all of the good stuff so I chose the bowl of beans and boy were they goooood…. 27 more words

Main Course

Creamy Butter Beans

It’s not often that I leave potatoes off the plate in exchange for another carb, but this is a very delicious option, especially with steak or pan fried fish! 121 more words


Mediterranean Chicken

Back in the early days of my cooking career it really was a very dire situation. Once I’d progressed beyond buying ready-made meals and branched into using actual real ingredients my recipe repertoire was limited. 220 more words

Butter Bean Chilli with Cashew Cream

If you’re looking for a protein packed, vegan main that’s also gluten-free, you have to try this chilli with cashew cream. It is so flavourful and fresh plus it’s a neat way to incorporate butter (aka lima) beans into a meal. 305 more words