Pinwheel Salmon

piwheel salmon

Pinwheel Salmon is a fantastic way to show off your culinary creativity! These beautiful stuffed salmon wheels are great as a main course for Thanksgiving dinner. Being pesche-vegetarian, Pinwheel Salmon is a fantastic alternative to Turkey that I … [Read more...]

Wasabi Mash

wasabi mash

Wasabi Mash is the perfect way to add fire to traditional mashed potato. It's a great side dish for any meal with fish and works as a great accompaniment to traditional Thanksgiving dinners. Be careful with the wasabi, it's hot! Wasabi … [Read more...]

Stove Top Stuffing


For stuffing, I like to use Stove Top Stuffing. It's simply a mix packet that requires water and butter. Remember, once you have combine all the ingredients, take the pan off the heat and allow to set away from the hob. For a crispy topping, place in … [Read more...]

Marshmallow Yams


Marshmallows Yams are the perfect holiday dish for Thanksgiving. I prefer to make mine with canned yams as they are prepared in syrup which makes it a quick and easy to make. Fresh yams are a pain to peel, cube and boil! And honestly, I don't think … [Read more...]

Green Bean Casserole


Green Bean Casserole is a fantastic family meal that's quick and easy to make. I like to top my green bean casserole with French Onion mix to get that extra crunch at the end. It's a great addition and a perfect meal for all holidays and … [Read more...]

Cranberry Sauce

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Cranberry Sauce is a great accompaniment to the Thanksgiving table, it's such a great condiment that suits many different main courses. It's really quick and easy to make, here's how I do it: Cranberry Sauce Print Prep time: 5 mins Cook … [Read more...]

Veggie Meatloaf

veg meatloaf

Vegetarian Meatloaf is a great main course for any roast dinner, especially at Thanksgiving when there are many to feed. It's an impressive dish that oozes with a fantastic aroma of spices and herbs. This recipe is very similar to my Veggie Sausage … [Read more...]

Onion Gravy

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Onion gravy is the perfect sauce to splash over your roast dinners, especially at Thanksgiving. For this recipe, I recommend you give yourself some time, allow the onions to naturally sweeten and the flavours o really com together. I love this recipe … [Read more...]



Doughnuts are a true Hanukkah recipe that everyone can enjoy. But sometimes people can be fussy when it comes to their favourite doughnut- don't worry! This recipe acts as a base for a huge variety of different fillings and toppings that will truly … [Read more...]

Roasted New Potatoes with Garlic and Rosemary


We've been growing red potatoes on our roof all Summer and Autumn long. If you're lucky enough to get your hands on some fresh new potatoes too, this is the perfect way to cook them!   As ours are quite muddy [for obvious reason] we like … [Read more...]

Hasselback Potatoes


Hasselback Potatoes skirt between oven baked crisps and seasonal roasted vegetables taking in the best of both. The ridged texture of these potatoes is irresistable and to make them even more fab I like to throw on fresh parsley to give this perfect … [Read more...]

Rice Krispie Treats


Rice Krispie Treats are a great treat for kids. Packed full of rice krispies and marshmallows they go flying off the plate as soon as they are ready! I use a combination of marshmallow and marshmallow flush for this recipe but, being in England it's … [Read more...]

Mushroom Stoganoff


Mushroom Stroganoff is a fantastic, vegetarian meal that while a real comfort food is full of delicious sauteed mushrooms and quorn mince, packed full of protein. I really hope you try this great recipe and that your family enjoys it … [Read more...]

Matzo Ball Soup


Matzo Ball Soup is another great comfort food and it’s really easy to make. The smell of Matzo Ball Soup wafting through my house means my family just show up out of the blue demanding to know when it’ll be ready!     Matzo … [Read more...]

Horseradish Encrusted Salmon


This Horseradish Encrusted Salmon is a perfect fish dish that has the 'wow' and 'yum' factor. It's very easy to make and it's packed full of healthy goodness so it's healthy and delicious! It also looks fab with it's beautiful horseradish crust. And … [Read more...]

Home Made Ice Cream in 5 Minutes


Here's how to make home made Ice cream. It tastes AMAZING and the best part, it only takes 5 MINUTES to make! This fast, simple and fun recipe is perfect not only for a dinner party that forgot the pudding--but it equally would win any school's … [Read more...]

Healthy Fish Pie


Fish Pie is a wonderful meal to serve to your family, it's healthy, hearty and full of omega 3. This is my approach to the perfect Fish Pie. I really hope you try it, let me know how it goes!     Healthy Fish … [Read more...]

Grilled Tuna Steaks


Grilled Tuna Steaks are so easy to make and edged in sesame seeds they look fantastic. This is a great meal if you’re short on time but equally one to be savored with your whole family served alongside potatoes and green beans. Fresh tuna steaks … [Read more...]

French Toast

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French toast is a great weekend meal to enjoy with your family. Jack and I make French toast together on Sunday mornings. He loves cracking the eggs and dunking the thick sliced bread ready for the griddle pan. In this video, Jack and I show you just … [Read more...]

Egg Crumpets


Egg crumpets make the perfect breakfast on the go. These little breakfast sandwiches are both quick, easy and most importantly nutritious to serve up to all members of the family as they run out the front door.     Egg Crumpets … [Read more...]

Easy Chocolate Fudge


Easy and yummy home made chocolate fudge recipe. Watch as Jack and I show you how easy it is to make delicious chocolate fudge! This wonderful treat makes great gifts to give away to friends and family. It's mouth-watering good! I hope you try it. … [Read more...]

Honey Glazed Veggie Sausages


Veggie Sausages are a healthy alternative to meat sausages, packed full of natural ingredients they taste incredible with a honey glaze and actually look like their meat alternative. In fact, by giving them a honey glaze, I guarantee you'll trick … [Read more...]

Oaty Flapjacks


Making flapjacks is something all kids should do, the process is fun and messy and there's always a spoon to lick! You can replace raisins for chocolate chips or other dried fruits. The best part about making flapjacks is, there's no baking involved. … [Read more...]

American Style Pancakes


Living in England, it's sometimes difficult to find real American food.  I don't miss much, but I do miss the ease of going out to breakfast places and just ordering pancakes. It's not so easy to do that over here! So I've spent many morning over … [Read more...]

Perfect Omelette


Here you'll find the best recipe ever for the perfect omelette. I hope you enjoy it!           Perfect Omelette Print Recipe type: Breakfast Prep time: 2 mins Cook time: 8 mins Total time: 10 … [Read more...]

Funny Face Eggs on Toast


If you have trouble encouraging your kids (or husband) to eat a big breakfast, this simple trick might help you out. I like to make eggs on toast with a smile. I hope this brightens up your day as much as it does my … [Read more...]

Eggs Florentine


Eggs Florentine are a great breakfast meal if you have the time. They are also very easy to make, a wonderful treat for mums on Mother's Day or any other day for that matter (Hint … [Read more...]

Sweet Potato Chips


Autumn makes me crave harvest vegetables. Sweet potatoes are my favourite. This is a great recipe.  Sweet Potatoe Chips are a great variation on the traditional potato chip. They are like steak fries, but less carbs and obviously sweet … [Read more...]

Baked Garlic Mash


Baked Garlic Mash is the perfect side dish, transforming basic mash potatoes into a flavorsome garlic delight. I like to bake my mash to offset creaminess of the potatoes and garlic with the crunch of the crust on the … [Read more...]

Garlic and Olive Pizza


I love making pizza and I love being able to choose from the variety of toppings, you really can put anything on a pizza! But I've found that garlic and olive really make a perfect combination and it tastes even better sliced up and served with … [Read more...]

Vegetable Soup

Vegetable Soup

This is Mr. Stone's recipe. He's the soup maker in our house. Jack and I may grow the veg on the roof, but it's Mr. Stone that turns it into something fabulous. I like vegetable soup full of really big and chunky veg like the Italian Minestrone … [Read more...]

Onion Soup

Onion Soup

Onion soup is a great winter food, it's rich, filling and extremely tasty. I like to serve my onion soup alongside a thick slice of freshly toasted bread and a generous helping of cheese. Onion soup can take a while to make so I make big batched … [Read more...]

Cold Pasta Salad

Cold pasta Salad

Cold Pasta Salads are perfect for a summer time lunch. They're filling, not very heavy and most importantly, cold! You can add all kinds of vegetables to this versatile salad from fresh cherry tomatoes to grilled aubergine. Here's how I make … [Read more...]

Macaroni and Cheese

Macaroni and Cheese

Macaroni and Cheese is my ultimate comfort food. It's simply pasta and cheese but on a rainy day when things are looking a bit grey, Macaroni and Cheese is the way lift any mood. It's just like a big warm … [Read more...]

Cheesy Garlic Pasta Shells

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Cheesy Garlic Shells are a truly indulgent side dish, starter or main. they're great for everything really! They're packed full of Italian cheeses and fresh garlic. I grill my shells to get that real crispiness and sprinkle over grated parmesan, the … [Read more...]

Sea Bass Salad


Sea Bass can often be an expensive fish so I tend to use frozen sea bass. I really there's no difference. It just requires a quick blitz in the microwave on defrost and then I'm ready to make this wonderful, healthy and very tasty … [Read more...]

Tuna Noodle Casserole

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 Tuna Noodle Casserole is a great comfort food that really comes into it's own when the weather is rainy or cold outside. It's a real family favourite. It's super easy to make and keeps very well [if the leftovers last long enough to be considered … [Read more...]

Pan Fried Halibut


Fresh Halibut is quick to pan fry this fish and works great alongside potatoes, fresh steamed. It's really low in fat so don't feel too guilty serving it up alongside roasted vegetables drizzled in … [Read more...]

Herring with Sour Cream

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I love Herring! Herring is a great fish, it's healthy and packed full of protein.  It's an oily fish and many people describe it as a 'fishy fish'  but don't let this put you off! It's great pickled and you can usually pick this up from food stores … [Read more...]

Fish Cakes

fish cakes

Home made fish cakes are a real treat that can served a lunch or together with vegetables to make a main meal. Unlike shop bought fish cakes, home made ones real have a personal touch, even more so if you struggle to keep their 'patty' shape in the … [Read more...]

Grilled Cod

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Grilled Cod is a simple,  tasty and healthy meal that can be rustled up in no time. I like to serve my grilled cod with a baked potato and greens to make a meal but equally grilled cod makes a great lunch by itself or with a salad. Fresh cod tastes … [Read more...]

Vegetarian Lasagna


I make the Best Veggie Lasagna!! It's one of my signature dishes. I may not be Italian, but when it comes to this dish I know what I'm doing. It's a fantastic family meal packed full of vegetables, cheeses and pasta. And it's easy to make. I hope … [Read more...]

Tomato and Basil Pasta


Tomato and Basil Pasta is a staple for my family. It's easy to make, requires few ingredients and typical of most Italian food, it's filling,  fresh and and very tasty. I use fresh basil when making my pasta, Jack has nurtured many basil plants in … [Read more...]

Potato Latkes


Potato Latkes , or Jewish Potato Pancakes, are not the healthiest dish in the world but they are such a delicious treat! Once in a while they aren't so bad for you. Served for a number of Jewish holidays, especially at Rosh Hashanah. You'll need … [Read more...]

Jewish ‘New York Style’ Cheesecake


 When I tell people that I'm Jewish, a comment I often hear is "Ooh, I bet you make good cheesecake!" Well, yes actually I do! I think it's in our genetics. We're expected to make good cheesecake. So get practicing. Your friends and family will … [Read more...]