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Watercress pesto

I had most of a bunch of John Hurd’s excellent watercress leftover so I made this pesto. Based on a recipe from watercress.co.uk – it serves four people with pasta, and according to the recipe, freezes well. 148 more words


Roast Garlic, Brocolli and Kale Macaroni

If like me, you live in a country (England) which can turn on a winter-feeling evening at a moment’s notice, then I can suggest this dish for you. 544 more words


Super Tasty Blackbean Tofu with Greens

Those in the know probably already know that the 5:2 diet limits you to 600 calories on a fast day (500 if you’re a lady). That’s not a huge amount. 308 more words


Salsa Verde Salmon

My sister in law calls them ‘fridge orphans’. You know, those leftovers you find lurking at the back of the refrigerator. Sometimes you emit a faint shriek and throw them straight into the compost bin.  394 more words


Breaking the stress diet

my stress just loves to feast on takeaways. It’s something about the high salt and msg it craves. But my stress’ insatiable appetite creates a downward spiral of relying on poor and very unhealthy food. 216 more words


Cod with a Lemon, Rosemary and Parmesan Crust

A quick and easy weekday supper dish, this takes only a few minutes to prepare and cook. Try it with new potatoes boiled in their skins and steamed green veg – minimum effort, maximum flavour. 208 more words