Thursday, 30 August 2012

Blueberry and Strawberry Semolina Porridge

I have often in the past found being motivated by breakfast is one of the hardest challenges when trying to keep on the straight and narrow.  Cereal can be so uninspiring (and if you choose the wrong one, can leave you starting in a matter of minutes, let alone hours).  The challenge is this; variety, nutritional value and ease.  Below is the first of the times when I have risen to said challenge!

Raspberry and Elderflower Cupcakes

This year my friend Caitlin bought me 'Red Velvet and Chocolate Heartache' by Harry Eastwood.  This is full of lovely treats which are low in fat and have fantastic substitute ingredients. This evening I tried the Raspberry and Elderflower cakes:

Friday, 10 August 2012

Luscious Lentil Curry

Unfortunately a dish which there is just no making look glamorous.

However...

I first went to look up a healthy curry alternative when Saturday late afternoon came around and I had one of those weekend cravings.  Instead of going for a greasy takeaway I googled, then adapted and substituted.