Category: Light Lunches

Roasted Pumpkin and Sweet Potato Soup

Roasted Pumpkin and Sweet Potato Soup

There’s very little that grosses me out like the inside of a pumpkin. I don’t mind the seeds, but that weird stringy stuff is horrible. It feels like I don’t even know what. I’m also slightly confused about whether or not I should eat it?! […]

Healthy Spinach and Mushroom Linguine in a Mild Chilli Sauce

Healthy Spinach and Mushroom Linguine in a Mild Chilli Sauce

I’ve eaten so much spinach this week. Honestly, I’ll be surprised if I don’t develop a greenish hue. I like spinach, but it comes in such huge bags (because of the rather unbelievable shrink perhaps?). So, I often buy it for something specific, then find […]

Roasted Red Pepper and Halloumi Flatbreads with Sweet Chilli and Ginger Sauce

Roasted Red Pepper and Halloumi Flatbreads with Sweet Chilli and Ginger Sauce

I love Halloumi. Sometimes, I just fry a whole block and eat it on its own. It’s beautiful. I put it on burgers, in one pot bakes, and on these gorgeous homemade flatbreads. Husband is the biggest meat eater ever, but will indulge my halloumi […]

Mushroom and Halloumi Spaghetti

Do you ever have one of those days when you really want to eat something? But you’re not sure what to do it with? Well, this week I bought a block of halloumi from Lidl. I desperately wanted halloumi for lunch so scoured the fridge […]

Wonky Vegetable Soup

About Wonky Veg Some of the larger Asda stores now sell large boxes of wonky vegetables. Basically, these are vegetables that don’t look perfect and would have normally been thrown away. There’s nothing wrong with them, they still taste exactly the same, there’s no actual […]

Leek and Potato Soup

Leek and Potato Soup

I’ve mentioned my love of soup before. It’s great. Especially when it’s cold. I also love potato. So potato soup is a definite win. We went to Elsecar Heritage centre today. It was absolutely freezing. This probably isn’t true. I’m usually cold, so I was […]

Gorgeous Sweet Potato Soup

Gorgeous Sweet Potato Soup

I’ve never made soup. I’m not sure why, because I love eating it. It’s always just seemed like a bit too much trouble. There’s a blender involved, it must be difficult. This has been silly of me, as, on a cold winters day, there’s not […]