Slow Cooked Greek Chicken Tacos

Slow Cooker Greek Chicken Tacos

  It feels like Spring is finally starting to arrive! I know that some of your further north have snow and it is probably feeling as far from Spring as possible, but here in Manchester the sun is shining (but still freezing) and I am starting to think about Spring and Summery foods that are… 

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Giving Up Alcohol

giving up alcohol

  You may have seen from my Facebook¬†post that I am giving up alcohol. I thought I would write a quick blog post to explain it a bit more, as there are just some things you can’t get across in the Facebook post or in 140 characters on Twitter. If you want to be kept… 

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Creamy Avocado Pasta

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  A great comfort food for me is creamy pasta. It is comforting until I feel unwell after from the heavy cream. The alternative is to make it creamy without using cream. You are all well aware of my love of using yoghurt in replace of cream in recipes, and I did that with the… 

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Mini Avocado, Hummus and Feta Quesadillas

Mini Avocado, Hummus and Feta Quesadillas Featured

  This Taco Tuesday is brought to you in association with little bites of delicious Mexican fusion food. I am still working on that Taco Tuesday dance I spoke about last week, but all the eating of Mexican food gets in the way of choreographing dances. If anyone has some ideas, send them to… 

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30 Ways To Eat Avocado

Avocado Featured

  Avocado really is a super food. Not just because of all of the nutritional benefits, but because there is so much you can do with it. No longer confined to Mexican food, you can put it in am omelette, turn it in to ice cream, make a chocolate dessert with it, add it to… 

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2015 Goals – 8 Week Review


  It’s easy to set goals at the beginning of the year, but it’s actually sticking to them that is the hard part. My first post of 2015 was setting out my goals for the year ahead, along with some tips on how I was going to stick to them, but how am I actually… 

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